The KSI vs Logan Paul 2 boxing-match was promoted much by these two YouTube stars. This was their first professional one. They promoted it as the whole fate of the universe depended on its outcome, like the fight among both stars would result in only a single survivor. They were able to do this because they are both popular on YouTube. Paul and KSI both have an amazing 20 million subscribers present on their respective channels. They first have an amateur match which ended in a tie. Therefore this is the second time that both have boxed one another.
KSI vs Logan Paul 2 actual match
It was on Saturday that Paul and KSI, who is a 26-year-old YouTuber and British whose name is actually Olajide Olatunji, energetically fought each other. This was at the Staples Center that is in Los Angeles. They did this in front of many fans, boxing enthusiasts along with YouTube celebrities. They don’t have any experience as well as comparative skills, but still, they were the ones who most people were watching and a main event of the night which included some undercard matches amongst actual boxers.
KSI vs Logan Paul 2 match colors
DAZN that is the precise subscription sports streaming service exclusively broadcast this match online. Paul uses the name “Maverick” like his nickname, i.e. this is the branding used on his YouTube merchandise. He wore red, white along with blue. KSI, who is “The Nightmare” wore red and black.
Who won the KSI vs Logan Paul 2 boxing match
KSI was the one who won. This was in a split decision coming from the judges. Logan Paul is stressed due to a point deduction that he considers cost him this match. He made gestures contesting these results on Saturday in the night.
However, this does not really matter much. Rather, KSI vs Logan Paul aimed to generate maximum views, moreover turning these views into an exciting crossover payday and that for a cohort of individuals specifically from the once separate type of worlds of boxing along with YouTube. These two may actually be okay-ish boxers and that after some months of major training. They are way better at finding ways to turn things into good content.
Their first boxing match
The first time that the both competed in boxing, which was in 2018, there were more than around 800,000 people who paid $10 each so as to watch a thrilling live stream of these YouTubers fighting one another and that for a sold-out crowd within Manchester, England.
DAZN did not provide The Washington Post with any details concerning the number of viewers that were active for Saturday’s fight. However, Joseph Markowski who is executive vice president of the famous DAZN North America claimed in their emailed statement that they thought the fight to be a huge success.
Markowski claimed that the KSI vs Logan Paul match was able to generate a massive boost in subscription, it attracted mainstream media and even introduced the exciting sport of boxing to new people. He stated that these were their aims in the beginning and they are happy with the results. The monthly subscriptions that are for DAZN are $20.
Logan Paul’s talent
Paul’s talent tends to be in monetizing attention. Paul became famous on Vine. This was years ago and for short, goofy as well as physical humor skits. At the time that Vine, unfortunately, shut down, he along with his younger brother, Jake Paul, went to YouTube. Here they positioned themselves as well as their fans like rival clans (i.e. the “Logang” as well as the “Jake Paulers”) whose supremacy must be figured out by views. This worked wonderfully. Their views and subscribers actually skyrocketed within months. They were able to build loyal fan bases that were of young and merch-buying tweens.
KSI now says that he is done boxing Paul succeeding in the Los Angeles match. However, Paul does not have the particular redemption arc he requires to complete the story he says about himself. KSI told Paul that he can do MMA and should actually fight CM Punk. He says that this will be amazingly funny for him.