Have you ever wondered what has been world’s most expensive pay-per-view fight?
Have you ever thought about the amount to be called Richest fight in History?
The fight happened in combat sport of Boxing in the month of May in 2015 between two of the best boxers in the game, Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao.
The fight earned approximately $400 million.
That would be similar to approximately ₹2500 crores, calculated as per exchange rate in 2015.
Yes, for 30 minutes of boxing. It was named “Fight of the century”.
You must be thinking how could a fight earn an amount of such magnitude. Here how,
Who is Floyd Mayweather?
Floyd Mayweather Jr. is a Professional boxer who is undefeated since the very start of his professional boxing career in 1996. His record stands at 50 wins and 0 losses after his last fight in 2017 with UFC World Champion Conor McGregor. They are the champions of their ring. It was named ‘The Money Fight’ as it was expected to break previous grossing records but turned out that the fight just fell short of the mark and earned a whopping $370 million. Floyd said that this would be his last fight. Floyd Mayweather winning it again and taking home approximately $300 million. In 2017, Floyd was named as Richest Athlete in the world at $285 million in year earnings. He earned it from a single 30-minute fight.
The Undefeated coming out of retirement to fight YouTuber Logan Paul.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs Logan Paul
Coming out from retirement Mayweather accepts a challenge from a kid who has a YouTube channel. This discussion was started when Logan got a chance to facetime Mayweather and where he keeps for a fight. This might be the greatest chance for Logan Paul to polish his career. Logan has just started his professional boxing career and fought only 1 fight till date, and he lost it too.
Despite having an advantage in height and bigger arms, it’ll still be a near to impossible task to beat the unbeatable and his fighting experience of almost 25 years. Looking from a point-of-view of the Mayweather team it’s a senseless fight. Leaving old things aside let’s talk about event.
The trash is going from both sides of the social media, Logan claims to be bigger stronger heavier but Floyd Mayweather is undefeated and also a former professional boxing champion. The fight is happening on 20th Feb 2021 as an exhibition bout match. An Exhibition bout is type of a friendly match where it’s organized mainly for entertainment purposes. The result of exhibition match is not considered in the official records of the players.
Logan Fantasy Contract
Exhibition bouts don’t make as much money as the other fights but it doesn’t mean it’s not a money fight. Fight will still be worth in millions of Dollars and Floyd will take home the majority of it. The result is known to everyone. Floyd’s boxing experience and strategy is unique and not even professional boxers could beat him then what would a young inexperienced youtuber will do. The fight will broadcast at Famino boxing on pay-per-view. The irony about this fight is Logan Paul admit that the fight makes no sense but he had signed his fantasy contract.
Floyd Mayweather vs Logan Paul fight Date?
The fight is being officially confirmed by both fighter and their team and it is happening on 20th FEB 2021.
Floyd vs Logan Paul odds?
Where can I watch live match of Floyd Mayweather vs Logan Paul ?
Fanmio.com is the worldwide broadcaster where the exhibition event can be seen.
Jake Paul vs His dream
This YouTuber boxer is trying to capitalize on his initial success by challenging to the one and only Conor McGregor. Just to give a glimpse of Conor he has a record of not getting knocked out on standing legs. Conor has fought with the legends of the ring Floyd Mayweather, Khabeeb and many more.
Jake Paul offers $50 Million to Conor McGregor for fighting a boxing match. Jake fools around the streets poking the style of McGregor and trying to grab the attention. But this fight is not even possible as nobody from conor’s team and UFC Hasn’t responded anything.
Has conor accepted the jake Paul challenge?
There is no official contact from Conor’s side as only jake Paul is dreaming about the fight.
Conor McGregor next fight?
Conor’s next fight is on 23 January 2021 with Dustin Poirier at UFC 257
Who is jake Paul?
Jake Paul is a youtuber, internet personality and a professional boxer.
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