It might sound like a joke, but it isn’t: this weekend, undefeated former professional boxer Floyd Mayweather and popular YouTuber Logan Paul (best known for his controversies) will face off in a boxing match.
The sporting event promises and you sure won’t want to miss how Mayweather more than likely beats Paul, who has managed to keep the guy against YouTuber KSI in his last two fights (he won the first; the second ended with a draw).
It is true, that yes, in reality there will be no winner of the fight in the ring, because it has been agreed that the presence of the judges is not counted. Yes, there will be a referee who can stop the fight when he deems it necessary.
Now we explain how to follow the match live.
When and where will the Floyd Mayweather vs. Logan Paul fight take place?
The fight between Floyd Mayweather and Logan Paul will take place this Sunday 6 June at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida. The original date was February 20, but it eventually had to be postponed.
The fight between these two popular characters will depend on the end of the other scheduled fights, but it is estimated that it should start around 8:00 p.m. local time.
Check when it will be in your country:
- 6:00 p.m. | Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Nicaragua
- 19h00 | Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, Panama, Peru
- 20:00 | Bolivia, Chile, Cuba, Paraguay, Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic, Venezuela
- 9:00 p.m. | Argentina, Brazil, Uruguay
- 2:00 am (June 7) | Europe
What will the fight between Floyd Mayweather and Logan Paul consist of?
This is a fight without judges, so there will be no official winner between Floyd Mayweather and Logan Paul. Yes, there will be the presence of a referee, who can stop the fight at any time.
It will not be played with a helmet, but with 12 ounce gloves. However, knockouts are allowed. Paul must weigh less than 86 kg, while Mayweather’s weight must be around 72 kg.
The fight will consist of a total of 8 rounds, of 3 minutes each.
Who else will fight at Hard Rock Stadium?
As we said, Floyd Mayweather and Logan Paul aren’t the only ones fighting this Sunday at Hard Rock Stadium. There will be a total of four matches:
- Floyd Mayweather vs. Logan Paul
- Jarrett Hurd vs. Luis Arias
- Badou Jack vs. Dervin Colina
- Chad Johnson vs. Brian Maxwell
How to watch Floyd Mayweather vs. Logan Paul fight live
In Europe you can follow the expected fight via Mitele Plus. Concretely, you will need to have a subscription to the Fight Sports plan, which is priced at $ 5 per month. If you live abroad, you will need to install a VPN on your device.
Apps like NordVPN and ExpressVPN allow you to connect to servers in other countries (in this case, Europe) so that you can surf the internet from abroad as if you were physically there.
This little tip will also help you if you prefer to watch the fight from ESPN. In Europe, this service is not available, but those who live in Latin America will be able to take advantage of it. This is the platform that will broadcast the fighting in these countries.