The boxing match between YouTube personalities Logan Paul and Olajide William “KSI” Olatunji led to a draw, however each YouTubers really feel like they need to’ve gained the battle.- Advertisement -
Facing each other in Manchester Arena, the two fought for a total of six rounds before a verdict was reached on who the victor was. After hyping the match for so long and finally fighting, the event ended in a draw with neither Logan Paul nor KSI declared the winner. In the days following the fight, the two YouTubers-turned-boxers voiced their opinions on the outcome through Twitter with each one of them saying that they felt like they outperformed the other.
KSI shared his thoughts on Twitter first while saying that he should’ve won the whole thing, though he admitted that the first two rounds weren’t in his favor. Saying that he started off slow, KSI added that had the boxing match lasted double the time it did and went on to a twelfth round, he would’ve been the winner. He added that it was overall a “good fight” while his supporters backed him up.
I should have won that, lets be honest. He had the first 2 rounds on me because I started slow and that was about it. If it was 12 rounds he would have lost. Either way, it was a good fight.
— KSI (@KSIOlajidebt) August 26, 2018
Logan Paul gained spherical 1-2 wasn’t even by rather a lot, you gained spherical 3-Four and dominated him spherical 5-6 by a landslide, shit is not even up for debate. I noticed it as KSI-Four rounds, Logan-2 rounds.
— King Tarik (@KingTarik_420) August 26, 2018
Following that tweet, Logan Paul shared his personal perspective of the match whereas justifying his reasoning for why he ought to’ve gained. While KSI stated that Logan Paul solely had two rounds on him, Logan Paul stated that the rating was truly 4-2, at the very least to him. Calling out KSI for unlawful hits, he alluded on the rematch that’s to return, one thing that the 2 determined on the finish of their battle. Just as they did for KSI, Logan Paul’s followers backed up his view of the battle.
after sleeping on it & rewatching the battle…
i ought to’ve gained, 4-2. i used to be the higher boxer & athlete however my bitch ass bought too drained 😂 idk how KSI’s throw downs & unlawful hits AFTER the bell weren’t accounted for within the rating BUT
REMATCH IN AMERICA ASAP 🇺🇸
— Logan Paul (@LoganPaul) August 26, 2018
for REAL! how did he get away with that. So annoying however glad to see you’re a great sport
— Connor Darlington (@connorbd_) August 26, 2018
Regardless of the YouTuber’s opinions on the battle, it formally led to a draw, however there’s a rematch to sit up for. It’s unclear what number of will probably be tempted to purchase that one although seeing how well-liked Twitch was as a supply for a free stream that bypassed having to pay the $10 buy-in price on YouTube.