SHOCKING! Rain Hijacks an Undercard Fight During Floyd Mayweather vs Logan Paul Event

Published 06/06/2021, 10:00 PM EDT
Jun 3, 2021; Miami Beach, Florida, USA; Professional boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. and YouTube star Logan Paul face off at Villa Casa Casuarina. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports


The Floyd Mayweather vs Logan Paul fight is one of the biggest boxing events of 2021. Fans and the fighters desperately waited for this card for a long time. Now, after months of anticipation, the main event is on the brink of becoming reality.

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Unfortunately for fans, with just minutes to go for the Mayweather vs Paul bout, the Hard Rock Stadium witnessed some stern rain showers which temporarily disrupted the undercard fight between Jarrett Hurd and Luis Arias.

The fight was going absolutely well until the referees observed that both the boxers were slipping inside the ring. Hence, they paused the fight and called for help to clean the wet ring.

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Considering that the Hard Rock Stadium is an open-air venue, the ring was covered with a roof and it didn’t really feel the impact of the downpour.

Fans around the globe would hope that this rain doesn’t halt the Mayweather vs Paul bout, which is one of the biggest exhibitions of this era.

The Mayweather vs Paul fight is unusual in its own way and the world has waited for the same with bated breath. In this fight, the novice Paul (0-1) will only look to strengthen his boxing run.

Although this fight won’t count in his professional run, it still holds vast responsibilities in molding ‘The Maverick’s career. Not just for him, but this bout is vital for Mayweather too.

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Mayweather vs Paul is definitely one of the most exciting contests for 2021. And it shows a lot of promise to stay true to fan’s expectations.

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The world will be glued to its TV screens to see this fight finally taking place. The success or failure of this bout will decide the fate of exhibition bouts in the future. Moreover, it will pave the way for the boxing futures of both ‘Money’ and ‘The Maverick’.

That said, it’ll be interesting to see who comes out on top and establishes his legacy in this clash.

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Do you think the rain will hamper this fight by any means?

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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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