Inside Los Angeles’ Staples Middle on Saturday night time, British sensation KSI was declared the winner by a break up resolution that Paul made clear he wasn’t joyful about.
“I feel when you do the mathematics, the 2 factors that I acquired taken away from me was the rationale I misplaced tonight,” Paul stated.
So, will there be a 3rd battle?
Paul says he’d love one other spherical. As for KSI, he says: “It is performed fam.”
OK however why are they combating?
The 2 controversial figures first confronted off in Manchester in what was later known as “The Greatest Web Occasion in Historical past.” That led to a draw which Paul later stated left a “nasty style” in his mouth as a result of “I am so aggressive.”
This match was alleged to as soon as and for all settle any private beef, DAZN stated.
Followers of the bout are extra upbeat. Followers of Paul and KSI are younger, supporters say, and their fights convey boxing to a complete new viewers.
In spite of everything, the 2 have large fan bases, with a mixed 40 million subscribers on YouTube.
Johnny Nelson, former WBO cruiserweight champion, hosted a face-off between the 2 earlier than their first battle and stated on the time he did not know both of them.
However then he noticed what number of children have been within the crowd. “I had youngsters coming as much as me on the street saying: ‘Oh my God, you met KSI! Oh my God, you met Logan!'” he stated.
“It is a means of introducing our world to this new world. And if it conjures up 1% or 10% of the followers who’ve come from watching KSI or Logan, then our sport wins.”
What occurred within the first battle?
The primary battle was held in Manchester, England, in 2018. Followers paid $10 to look at the battle on YouTube.
These numbers are along with the reported 21,000 who really confirmed up at Manchester Enviornment. That is a complete lot of individuals watching boxing who might not have paid consideration earlier than.
CNN’s Ben Morse contributed to this report.