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Floyd Mayweather Jr vs Logan Paul report
Who won Mayweather vs Logan Paul?
The fight was scheduled to take place over 8 rounds in the Cruiserweight division, which meant the weight limit was 200 pounds (14.3 stone or 90.7 KG).
Also, on the undercard Jarrett Hurd lost to Luis Arias and Badou Jack defeated Dervin Colina.
Mayweather vs Logan Paul stats
Floyd Mayweather Jr stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 50 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 27 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Logan Paul made his way to the ring with a record of 0 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws.
The stats suggested Mayweather Jr had a massive power advantage over Paul, boosting at 54% knock out percentage over Paul's 0%.
Floyd Mayweather Jr was the older man by 18 years, at 46 years old.
Paul had a height advantage of 6 inches over Mayweather Jr. That also extended to a 4-inch reach advantage.
Both Floyd Mayweather Jr & Logan Paul fought out of an orthodox stance.
Mayweather Jr was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 49 more fights, and made his debut in 1996, 23 years earlier than Paul, whose first professional fight was in 2019. He had fought 391 more professional rounds, 397 to Paul's 6.
Mayweather vs Logan Paul form
Mayweather Jr remained undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had defeated Tenshin Nasukawa on 31st December 2018 by knockout in the 1st round at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama City, United States.
Previous to that, he had defeated Conor McGregor on 26th August 2017 by technical knockout in the 10th round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
Going into that contest, he had beat Andre Berto on 12th September 2015 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Welterweight, WBA Super World Welterweight and The Ring Junior Welterweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had won against Manny Pacquiao on 2nd May 2015 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Welterweight, WBA Super World Welterweight, WBO World Welterweight and The Ring Junior Welterweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
He had beat Marcos Maidana on 13th September 2014 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Welterweight, WBA Super World Welterweight and WBC World Super Welterweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
Mayweather Jr's last 5 fights had come over a period of 8 years, 8 months and 15 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 8 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 47 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 9.4 rounds on average.
What time did Mayweather vs Logan Paul start?
The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 10:45 PM EST / 7:45 PM PST at Hard Rock Stadium, Miami, United States, which was around 3:45 AM BST in the UK.
Who broadcast Mayweather vs Logan Paul?
The Showtime PPV show is expected to begin at 8:00 PM EST / 5:00 PM PST. The Sky Box Office HD broadcast of the card is expected to start at 11:55 PM (BTS).
What were the odds on Mayweather vs Logan Paul?
Floyd Mayweather Jr was a 11/100 (-910) favourite going into the contest, while Logan Paul made his way into the ring at 9/2 (+450) with oddsmakers.
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