The YouTube superstar averted a knockout blow.
Logan Paul was the ‘winner’ in his battle with Floyd Mayweather, claims Eddie Hearn.
Mayweather and Paul contested eight rounds final Sunday and the YouTube superstar was capable of keep away from a knockout, which many had anticipated.
After the battle, Mayweather stated he was ‘shocked’ by the battle supplied by Paul.
Chatting with Sky Sports, Hearn steered Mayweather had broken his legacy.
“There wasn’t even a choice, it was so weird,” Hearn stated.
“However yeah, if there was a winner from the battle, it was Logan Paul, as a result of I truly suppose it was unhealthy for Floyd Mayweather.
“Any new-age fan, his legacy is already constructed, however anybody watching that will truly suppose that Floyd Mayweather wasn’t excellent, and he is likely one of the best fighters of all time.
“I feel, even by his personal admission within the press convention after, he was semi-embarrassed to say, ‘Do not suppose I will do any of these as effectively’.”
Hearn continued: “If we do not ship the best fights. If fighters and managers and promoters do not take the best fights, the broadcasters will demand a product that drives numbers.
“That drove numbers, that drove curiosity, so the boxing folks now want to face up and say, ‘Let’s make nice fights, as a result of if we do not hold the boxing product sturdy, you may see extra of that coming by means of’.”