Boxing icon Floyd Mayweather has formally began his coaching camp for his exhibition combat in opposition to Logan Paul subsequent month.
The five-weight world champion has agreed to tackle the YouTuber-turned-boxer in an exhibition bout on the Arduous Rock Stadium in Miami which will probably be proven on pay-per-view on June 6.
Mayweather, who has a 50-Zero file, final fought professionally in August 2017 when he stopped UFC star Conor McGregor within the 10th spherical.
Paul, in the meantime, has just one combat on his file, which got here through a split-decision loss to fellow YouTuber KSI in November 2019.
Earlier this week, Gareth A Davies warned Mayweather he’s tarnishing his legacy by combating the YouTube star.
“He might not land one punch,” Davies informed Hawksbee and Rushden on talkSPORT.
“I believed the restrict of acceptability and I did do numerous work on it and it was a rare occasion – was Floyd Mayweather in opposition to Conor McGregor.
“He had a type of novice boxing pedigree, who was a large star on the earth of UFC and blended martial arts on the time and it was a cross over.
“However it is a smash and seize raid for me, in some ways. I gained’t be staying up for it and I gained’t be paying for it.”