MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. – MMA Junkie is on the scene and reporting live from tonight’s Floyd Mayweather vs. Logan Paul boxing event.
Mayweather and Paul face off in an eight-round exhibition bout in the main event of their pay-per-view card on Sunday night. The pay-per-view is set to start at 8 p.m. ET. Mayweather, undefeated multiple-time boxing world champion and arguably one of the best boxers of modern era, takes on Paul for the YouTube star’s first boxing bout since a 2019 loss to Olajide Williams Olatunji.
Mayweather will be giving up reach, height and weight for his clash against Paul. The 44-year-old former boxing world champion weighed in on Saturday at 155 pounds, while Logan registered 189.5 pounds on the scale.
Additionally on the card, Badou Jack (23-3-3) meets the undefeated Dervin Colina (15-0), Jarrett Hurd (24-1) takes on Luis Arias (18-2-1), and former NFL superstar Chad Johnson fights Brian Maxwell in a four-round exhibition bout.
Keep it locked here for fight results as they happen, as well as live behind-the-scenes updates from Hard Rock Stadium.
MMA coach Eric Albarracin, who trains the “Pitbull” brothers, Henry Cejudo, Paulo Costa and more, want to see an upset go down in the main event and hopes Paul gets his hand raised tonight.
Captain Eric Albarracin wants to see the upset. #MayweatherPaul #BraggingRights pic.twitter.com/FFdDxoTRI6
— Danny Segura (@dannyseguratv) June 7, 2021
In a light heavyweight contest, former two division champion Badou Jack put away dropped late-replacement Dervin Colina. Jack dropped Colina three times in the fourth round to get the stoppage in at the 2:57 mark.
.@BadouJack stops Colina with his 3rd knockdown in round 4 💥👀 #JackColina #MayweatherPaul pic.twitter.com/eVLhKTR9G3
— SHOWTIME Boxing (@ShowtimeBoxing) June 7, 2021
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