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Logan Paul Wears Charizard Pokémon Card As He Walks Into Ring

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Logan Paul Wears Charizard Pokémon Card As He Walks Into Ring

Logan Paul wore a Charizard Pokémon card around his neck as he made his way to the ring tonight.

The YouTuber is set to take on Floyd Mayweather Jr. in the hotly-anticipated exhibition fight in Miami.

And known for his love of the iconic franchise, he took the card, which he forked out $150,000 on, with him for his entrance.

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Maybe the expensive memento will bring him some much needed luck for his bout against one of the greatest boxers ever.

Though the 26-year-old has been seemed pretty confident in the build-up to the event.

Speaking ahead of their exhibition bout at the Hard Rock Stadium, Paul told reporters that he was ultra-confident of ending Money's incredible winning streak.

He said: "There's a moment that goes through every fighter's mind. Everyone we spar, everyone Jake's beat.

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"When we hit them, they realise, 'Oh, he might not just do YouTube. This guy really put his heart and soul in this.'

"I hit hard. I think you're going to see Floyd's eyes light up, the first time I hit him."

Credit: PA
Credit: PA

And who knows, he could be taking on another world champion in the future. Though he doesn't seem too sure about that one.

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Last week, the social media star revealed that Tyson Fury had offered him the chance to go toe-to-toe.

Discussing the prospect of taking on the heavyweight champion of the world, he said: "I am so ready for Floyd but one boxer I don't want to fight is Tyson Fury.

"He pitched me in my DMs and said my brother can fight Tommy Fury and I can fight him.

"But I was like, 'No, I'll pass'."

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Probably a wise decision.

Featured Image Credit: Showtime

Topics: US Sport, Logan Paul, Floyd Mayweather Jr., Boxing, Miami, YouTube

Dominic Smithers
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