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KSI Says He And Logan Paul Can Beat Floyd Mayweather And Mike Tyson

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KSI Says He And Logan Paul Can Beat Floyd Mayweather And Mike Tyson

We all know KSI isn't the type to lack confidence, but his latest claim might come as a surprise, even to his biggest fans.

The YouTuber-turned-boxer has told his one-time adversary Logan Paul that he would get the better of Floyd Mayweather in the boxing ring - adding that Paul could take Mike Tyson.

KSI made the audacious claim while appearing on Paul's podcast IMPAULSIVE, saying in a very self-assured manner: "I'd [beat] up Mayweather."

Paul, who took on Mayweather himself earlier this year, replied: "It's funny you said you could beat him. I wanted to ask you about this - you probably think you could beat most people?"

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Credit: YouTube/IMPAULSIVE
Credit: YouTube/IMPAULSIVE

KSI then said: "I feel like that's the mentality you have to have."

Paul responded: "But then people laugh at you, it'll be headlines."

To which KSI replied: "People will be like, 'What? KSI thinks he could beat Mayweather? Shut up.'

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"And then it's like, 'Alright, cool, let's go then.'

"Then it happens and everyone's like, 'Oh damn.'"

So there you go. Big talk, certainly - but KSI wasn't done there.

He then told Paul: "I think you could beat (Mike) Tyson.

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"You've got to remember, this isn't Tyson who's 18, this is Tyson who's [55].

"People don't understand, we train like boxers."

Logan Paul. Credit: YouTube/IMPAULSIVE
Logan Paul. Credit: YouTube/IMPAULSIVE
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Regardless of Tyson's age, this still seems like a grand claim - he returned to the ring last year for an exhibition match against fellow legend Roy Jones Jr, and if his recent videos are anything to go by, Iron Mike still packs a meaty punch.

The two YouTubers have already met in the boxing ring, of course - KSI took each other on back in 2019, with the match being ruled a majority draw.

Earlier this Summer, meanwhile, Paul went the distance in an eight-round exhibition fight with 44-year-old Mayweather.

Although he didn't win per se, he certainly came out of it with a financial victory thanks to the huge pay check he earned, reportedly netting $250,000 and a 10 percent cut of pay-per-view earnings.

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Credit: PA
Credit: PA

Twenty-six-year-old Paul admitted earlier this week that he actually 'regrets' some of the things he said to the legendary boxer while in the ring.

He said: "I hurt his feelings, I could tell.

"I go, 'There goes your legacy,' and he's like, 'What the f*** are you talking about?'

"And then I swung him. I was saying f***ed s**t. I was telling him I do sit-ups. I was calling him old. I was telling him I would re-retire him."

Featured Image Credit: PA

Topics: Logan Paul, Boxing, KSI, Floyd Mayweather

Anish Vij
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