Floyd Mayweather has formally introduced that he’ll battle Logan Paul in an exhibition bout on February 20.
The retired 50-Zero boxing legend will meet the 0-1 YouTuber, who misplaced his professional debut to fellow web sensation KSI final 12 months.
Mayweather has been retired since 2015, solely coming again to beat Conor McGregor in 2017.
He additionally travelled to Tokyo for an exhibition bout with kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa on the finish of 2018.
Within the aftermath of that simple win, Floyd mentioned he’d be open for additional exhibitions.
Rumours swirled on social media two months in the past suggesting a bout with Logan was a ‘carried out deal’, nevertheless it was then reported that Floyd had been approached in regards to the exhibition, however was leaning in the direction of a ‘no’.
Now, he’s confirmed it’s really actual.
Mayweather posted a quick video graphic for the battle to his Instagram.
His caption states: “Tremendous Exhibition Feb. 20, 2021 !!!! Early Chook Particular On Sale NOW!!!! Fanmio. Extra Particulars Quickly. Hyperlink in BIO.”
The hyperlink in his Instagram bio takes you to the Fanmio web site – who will seemingly be staging the PPV.
Their description of the occasion is: “Undefeated, 12-time, 5 division boxing famous person Floyd Mayweather at 50-Zero will tackle social media sensation Logan Paul in a particular exhibition boxing match that’s anticipated to make historical past.
“That is your probability to observe this must-see occasion reside completely on Fanmio PPV, Saturday February 20, 2021.”
The battle is priced at $24.99 for early consumers, however will improve to $39.99 after a million PPVs are bought, then improve once more to $59.99 on December 29th, then one final improve to $69.99 on February 11th.