Logan Paul Walks Out Wearing His $2 Million Pokemon Card to Face Floyd Mayweather

Published 06/06/2021, 11:13 PM EDT
Jun 6, 2021; Miami, Florida, USA; Logan Paul (Yellow Trunks) walks to the ring prior to fight Floyd Mayweather Jr. (not pictured) during an exhibition boxing match at Hard Rock Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports


After a series of exciting undercard fights, the Floyd Mayweather vs. Logan Paul bout is finally here. And given the build-up to the bout and the event itself, it was certain that we would see something out of the ordinary. This came when Logan Paul walked out for the bout.

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The event already had many talking points, including a wet canvas. However, this could still not be the biggest talking point. One aspect that many would have missed was Paul’s choice of jewelry for the walkout.

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

The 0-1 boxer walked out wearing a fairly subdued gold gown and trunks. However, the real attraction of his walkout was his chain. ‘The Maverick’ wore what looked like his $2 million Pokemon card around his neck as he stepped through the ropes.

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The decision to spend that amount of money on a Pokemon card drew lots of attention. And clearly, Paul is hoping that the card will bring him luck. He is entering a bout where he is the massive underdog, and thus, is seemingly doing everything he can to beat Mayweather.

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Other appearances on the Logan Paul vs. Floyd Mayweather walkout

Logan Paul’s decision to wear a Pokemon card was not the only talking point about the walkouts. Famous rapper group Migos, who won two Grammys in 2018, performed by themselves after Paul’s walkout.

Mayweather himself walked out in typical Mayweather fashion with a huge entourage. However, his hat caught the attention of many fans. Hats have been a big topic in the build-up to the fight. And ‘TBE’ did not just wear a hat, but wore an OnlyFans hat.

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This move from ‘Money Mayweather’ is obviously to promote his newly formed OnlyFans account. However, other than the hat, the superstar boxer did not do anything over the top. He looked like a picture of focus as he made his way to the ring.

What did you make of the Logan Paul vs. Floyd Mayweather walkout? Do you think Logan Paul stole the show with his Pokemon card?

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Leonardo Carvalho

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Leonardo Carvalho is a Boxing Writer for EssentiallySports. Before working as a boxing web journalist, Leonardo dabbled in roles ranging from an SEO specialist to a Chegg expert. Alongside his current role, Leonardo runs a YouTube channel where he combines his passion for fitness with sports.

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