Logan Paul Calls Conor McGregor a ‘Small Guy’ – Says Floyd Won’t Trade Blows With Him

Published 06/04/2021, 5:30 PM EDT


On June 6, celebrity boxing star Logan Paul will go toe to toe against Floyd Mayweather. The duo will lock horns with each other for a prolific 8-round exhibition showdown. This fight was earlier set for February but due to some uncertainties, it couldn’t reach fruition. As a result, it got pushed ahead, and it’s finally on the brink of taking place.

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Ahead of the fight, Logan Paul interacted with Fight Hub TV. Here, the reporter asked Paul about what if Floyd Mayweather tries to impose himself on him just like he did with Conor McGregor. To which Paul responded, “I grew vertically and horizontally. Conor McGregor like Conor McGregor, big name, small guy, big-name small guy, me little name, big guy,”

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The former UFC double champ, Conor McGregor, battled Floyd Mayweather in 2017, in the latter’s concluding pro-boxing fight. In this contest, ‘TBE’ went full throttle against the Irishman and finished him in round 10 of the fight.

Many fans believed McGregor to knock Mayweather out cold. But the boxing pundits asserted on Mayweather winning this fight hassle-free.

However, Paul doesn’t really see Mayweather trading blows with him because of his lanky physique. He is supremely confident going into this fight, thus attaining a win subsequently. Moreover, if Paul somehow claims a win in this bout, needless to say, he’ll signify his boxing run and become a household name in boxing in the future.

Logan Paul ready for a war against Floyd Mayweather

The Floyd Mayweather bout undoubtedly plays a pivotal role in shaping up ‘The Maverick’s boxing run. This fight is special in its own way and Paul seems ready to jump on this opportunity with both his hands.

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Over the past few months, the 26-year-old has worked extremely hard in polishing up his skills. And eventually, appear in the best version against ‘Pretty Boy’.

With that, he’ll carry massive responsibilities on his shoulders. Because a win here will open him to much bigger fights in the future. And also, it’ll pave the way for numerous celebrity boxing encounters.

It’ll be interesting to see how Paul fares in the toughest and the most important fight of his career.

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan is a Boxing Author at EssentiallySports. He is a graduate from the International Institute of Sports Management who combines his love for sports, particularly combat sports, and his flair for writing and analysis to help him in his day-to-day work. He has prior professional experience with sporting organizations such as Star Sports, Khelo India, and NBA.

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