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Miami Gardens, Florida (AP) — At the age of 44, Floyd Mayweather returned to the ring for an exhibition battle.
Boxing Hall of Fame will face Logan Paul at a pay-per-view event at Hard Rock Stadium in Florida on June 6.
Mayweather was involved in a brawl at a press conference Thursday, announcing a card with Paul’s brother, Jake, who wore a Mayweather hat and urged a brawl.
by Associated Press, Jake Paul confronted him after the former champion called his brother a “fake fighter.”
After that, Jake wore a Mayweather hat and looked like a gradual gathering. AP reported that there was “security” between them when the former boxers rushed towards the young Paul.
Mayweather set a 50-0 record in 27 knockouts in a career that has won world titles in five weight classes for over 30 years.
YouTube stars started boxing in 2019.
Other undercard battles include heavyweight Jean Pascal against Badou Jack and super welterweight Jarrett Hurd against Luis Arias.
Former NFL wide receiver Chad Johnson will make his boxing debut on pay-per-view television broadcasts at showtime.