WATCH: Jake Paul Steals Logan Paul’s Hat After Taking a Beating From Floyd Mayweather

Published 05/10/2021, 3:01 AM EDT
MIAMI, FLORIDA – JANUARY 30: Jake Paul celebrates with his brother, Logan, after defeating AnEsonGib in a first round knockout during their fight at Meridian at Island Gardens on January 30, 2020 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images)


YouTuber turned boxer Jake Paul doest appear to be done with creating drama in the combat world. After taking verbal shots at several professional champions, he had a physical altercation with Floyd Mayweather.

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In the press conference for his brother’s nearing fight against Mayweather, Jake Paul created a massive controversy by snatching away the boxer’s cap. In response, Floyd Mayweather retaliated, and the two got involved in an altercation.

Now, Jake Paul, who seems buoyed by the success of his stunt, repeated the act on his brother Logan Paul. ‘The Problem Child’ put his hands on Logan Paul’s cap and snatched it. Logan Paul fired back and had Jake Paul apologizing.

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However, all these antics haven’t been too fruitful for ‘The Problem Child’. Although Logan Paul will still fight Floyd Mayweather on June 6, he will not have his brother at ringside. The management has banned Jake Paul from attending the event. Hence, the stunt didn’t seem to have played out very well with Floyd Mayweather.

What exactly happened between Floyd Mayweather and Jake Paul?

Logan Paul and Floyd Mayweather were on the stage, beating each other with words. But Jake Paul was present by the side and did everything to put the spotlight on himself. First, he untied Mayweather’s shoelaces and tried to mock him.

Mayweather, though, was ignoring him. However, he snapped as ‘The Problem Child’ snatched his cap to create the infamous ‘Gotcha Hat’.

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The guards controlled the situation before it turned vile, but Floyd Mayweather landed a few good shots. Luckily, no one was harmed. Furthermore, the situation was brought under control quickly.

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All these factors have intensified the fight, and an in-ring matchup can only settle the doubts. Miami’s Hard Rock Stadium will host the event, and viewers at home can catch it live on PPV on Showtime.

Do you think Jake Paul’s absence will affect the upcoming exhibition fight? What did you make of his second hat snatch attempt?

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Raj Sarkar

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A senior boxing writer at EssentiallySports, Raj Sarkar is a mass media graduate who is currently pursuing his master’s degree in broadcast journalism. In addition to his current role, he has worked with the MMA team at EssentiallySports and has interviewed prominent fighters such as Ritu Phogat and 'The Red King' Rory MacDonald. He combined his bachelor's degree with his adoration for combat sports and has a combined 2000 plus bylines in MMA and boxing over the last two years.

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