Timeline for Logan Paul’s Boxing Return in 2022 Revealed

Published 01/09/2022, 7:00 AM EST
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


It’s the new year already and Logan Paul is right at the top of news headlines these days. The YouTuber drew some massive attention for his NFT investments, epoxy resin Gameboy art, podcasts, and more. However, one juncture where the Ohio native hasn’t got some attention from a substantial while is his boxing stint.

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Recently, one of the co-hosts of Logan Paul’s Impaulsive podcast, Mike Majlak, opened up about ‘The Maverick’s next fight timeline.

Speaking to the media, he said, “I don’t know everything. I can’t make all the predictions. I think this year, you’re probably seeing him back in the ring. He’s been focused on his art lately.”

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In 2021, Logan Paul got aligned to face the legend, Floyd Mayweather, in an 8-round exhibition.

Despite many postponements and delays, this fight took place in June. Also, many expected Mayweather to finish the fight in just a few rounds. However, everything that happened in the fight was absolutely staggering. Paul withstood Mayweather’s wrath, and the contest went down to the wire.

The lanky YouTuber took advantage of his physique and reach to keep Mayweather on his toes. Also, he came in prepared to stun Mayweather with his unusual punching pace and hooks. ‘TBE’ kept his calm and continued having his moments.

Regardless of that, the fight went on till the last bell and it ended with a commendable draw. Now, Logan Paul will look to employing that akin hard work, confidence, and will in his next fight.

Who will Logan Paul face next?

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In the concluding months of 2021, there was massive news surfacing over Logan Paul’s exhibition bout with Mike Tyson. But nothing concrete came into the picture for that fight.

Logan Paul, left, and Floyd Mayweather, right, fight during an exhibition boxing match at Hard Rock Stadium, Sunday, June 6, 2021, in Miami Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

Prior to that, it was also rumored that Paul was on the brink of meeting the ex-UFC elite, Anderson Silva, in the ring. However, this was just limited to the news.

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Now, Paul is again in contention to fight under the big lights, and it’ll be interesting to see who he finally faces on his return.

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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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