Logan Paul Drops $1 Million on NFTs

Published 08/15/2021, 6:00 AM EDT
Jun 6, 2021; Miami, Florida, USA; Logan Paul (Yellow Trunks) stands in the ring prior to an exhibition boxing match against Floyd Mayweather Jr. (not pictured) at Hard Rock Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports


Cryptocurrencies have totally stirred the world economy, and countless celebrities and athletes are trying their hands on them. But recently, as NFTs have become the talk of the town, the YouTuber turned boxer, Logan Paul, has dabbled in the same. But what are NFTs? Is it akin to cryptocurrencies like bitcoin or Dogecoin?

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NFT (Non-Fungible Token) are a part of ethereum blockchain, but they are more into the digital vertical of arts and crafts. Individuals interested in NFTs can sell or buy digital art. With time, NFTs will grab pace and become a household names among the entertainment committee.

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And since someone like Logan Paul is an active user of the same, there might be a quick jump in NFT trade in the coming time. Recently, he took it to Twitter, to detail the amount he dropped on NFTs. He wrote, “Dropped $1M on NFTs this past week.” 

Paul, a bigwig combat sports personality, is also the flag bearer of celebrity boxing bouts. Prior to appearing in boxing, ‘The Maverick’ had a successful YouTube career. He still runs his channel efficiently and brings in umpteen celebrities for the ‘IMPAULSIVE’ podcast.

A few months back, Paul also took on the boxing icon Floyd Mayweather in an exhibition bout. The fight went the distance, and the YouTuber raised many eyebrows with his performance. He also vanquished many naysayers who doubted him prior to this fight. Eventually, he showed how much he’s immersed in the sport of boxing.

Logan Paul – The all-round star

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Be it YouTube, boxing, or anything else, ‘The Maverick’ Logan Paul, who has proved his mettle everywhere, still gives his very best in whatever he does.

Jun 6, 2021; Miami, Florida, USA; Logan Paul (Yellow Trunks) stands in the ring prior to his fight against Floyd Mayweather Jr. (not pictured) during an exhibition boxing match at Hard Rock Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports

This undoubtedly makes him an all-round star and fans absolutely love him for whatever he does.

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With that, Logan Paul has attracted millions of eyeballs towards the sport, thus pinning boxing as one of the most followed sports on the planet.

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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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