‘He Should Have Been Punished More’: Paige Spiranac Once Expressed Her Strong Views on Logan Paul’s Infamous YouTube Controversy

Published 11/16/2022, 2:30 PM EST
DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – DECEMBER 07: Paige Spiranac of the United States speaks to the media during her press conference as a preview for the 2015 Omega Dubai Ladies Masters on the Majlis Course at The Emirates Golf Club on December 7, 2015 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)

Paige Spiranac has always been very vocal about her opinions about everything related to sports. She even loves talking about her personal life with her fans and often speaks about such things on her podcast. However, she once talked about the sensational fight between Logan Paul and Floyd Mayweather. And during the conversation, she explained why she hated Logan Paul and his fans.

Paige Spiranac revealed getting death threats over a controversial fight

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Spiranac is one of the most successful social media influencers coming from a sports background. The ex-professional golfer has millions of fans across the world. However, despite her huge fan following, Spiranac is one of the most humble people in the sports industry.

Spiranac’s fans love listening to her on her podcast. And during a conversation in an episode, she opened up about how she hated professional wrestler, Logan Paul. It was when the world was about to witness one of the most awaited fights between him and his rival Floyd Mayweather. And during the discussion, Spiranac also explained the reason why she had so much hate for him.

MIAMI BEACH, FLORIDA – JULY 16: Paige Spiranac attends MAXIM Hot 100 Experience at Hyde Beach at SLS South Beach on July 16, 2022 in Miami Beach, Florida. (Photo by Aaron Davidson/Getty Images)

“I did an anti-bullying talk at a school and it was right after Logan Paul filmed a guy committing suicide in this forest,” Spiranac said“I think he should have been punished more by YouTube or his sponsors or there needed to be some form of consequence bigger than what he got.” She explained how she stood up against the sportsman. However, his fans responded in a way she could never expect.

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“And I ended up receiving death threats by all of these kids in that high school, that they were defending Logan Paul, and so ever since then, I have hated him,” Spiranac said“Because if that’s the fan base he has, where you criticize him, you [are] literally going to have people attack you…horrible, horrible things, I just don’t think they are really good people.”

HOLLYWOOD FL – JUNE 05: Logan Paul weighing in at 189.5 lbs during the weigh in at Hard Rock Live held at the Seminole Hard Rock and Casino for there exhibition fight on June 6th at Hard Rock Stadium on June 5, 2021 in Hollywood, Florida. PUBLICATIONxNOTxINxUSA Copyright: xmpi04/MediaPunchx

However, Logan Paul apologized for his actions and said that he made a lapse in his judgment. And at the same time, he said that he didn’t want to be forgiven for the same. But he also mentioned that he was ashamed of what he had done and that he was disappointed.

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Joydeep Singh

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Joydeep Singh is a Golf writer at EssentiallySports. Having completed his Bachelor's degree in Business Management, he possesses a writing experience of more than four years now. Having picked up on following golf for quite some time now, his favorite is the legendary Tiger Woods, whose games he just does not miss.

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