The most recent influencer boxing occasion to achieve traction is Social Gloves’ Battle of the Platforms – YouTubers vs TikTokers.
On June 12th, the present pattern of younger social media celebrities turning to the game will proceed with one other unorthodox present on the Onerous Rock Stadium in Miami.
British YouTubers Joe Weller and Theo Baker started the pattern again in 2017 – making a video through which they boxed in a health club.
When Weller emerged victorious, he was challenged by YouTube large KSI and the pair arrange a white collar occasion which bought out London’s Copper Field Area in early 2018.
KSI received by stoppage and subsequently carried the baton, calling out Logan Paul and Jake Paul.
Each the People took up the problem and a second occasion bought out the Manchester Area which noticed KSI draw with Logan, whereas his brother Deji was overwhelmed by Jake.
The pattern then turned skilled as promoter Eddie Hearn staged the KSI vs Logan Paul rematch on the Staples Heart in LA, with the Brit profitable by break up choice.
Jake Paul has since had three professional fights of his personal – the primary promoted by Hearn as he beat AnEsonGib.
He then moved over two Triller for his two most up-to-date bouts, knocking out Nate Robinson and Ben Askren.
Now, Logan Paul is ready for an exhibition with Floyd Mayweather because the pattern continues to develop.
The most recent occasion to seize the younger viewers options some acquainted faces seen earlier than.
Social Gloves’ YouTubers vs TikTokers present is headlined by Austin McBroom vs Bryce Corridor.
Each Deji and AnEsonGib are again in motion on the undercard towards Vinnie Hacker and Taylor Holder respectively.
The press convention was chaotic as anticipated with a brawl breaking out after loads of uncommon trash speak.
It seems influencer boxing just isn’t going away any time quickly.