Floyd Mayweather vs Logan Paul Earnings Revealed!
Floyd Mayweather and Logan Paul are gearing up for their fight on Sunday and it should prove to be an incredible spectacle. The fight itself is a bit of a wildcard although the actual fanfare is about to be pretty intense. After all, Logan Paul is a massive entertainer all while Mayweather is one of the greatest boxers of all-time, who has beaten some of the best to ever step in the ring. It seems obvious as to who will win, although no matter what happens, these guys are making a lot of money.
In fact, a new report from Sporting Free claims that there is a substantial earnings gap between Logan and Floyd. Mayweather will make $10 million from the fight, while Paul will only get $250,000. As for the share of the Pay-Per-View earnings, Floyd will get 50 percent while Paul will get 10 percent.
Regardless of who wins on Sunday, both fighters are expected to make some serious money for their exhibition. Here's everything you need to know about their match:
The YouTube star suggested in a May 11 interview with TMZ that he could make as much as $20 million from the fight. Based on his estimation and SportingFree's report, that would mean the fight rakes in at least $200 million in PPV dollars.
None of the fight salaries on the Mayweather-Paul card is public knowledge. The Badou Jack-Jean Pascal was set to be an enticing and lucrative co-main event, though it has been postponed since Pascal failed a PED test and backed out of the fight.
With that, here is the full undercard, sans Jack-Pascal:
Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Logan Paul
Jarrett Hurd vs. Luis Arias
Chad Johnson vs. Brian Maxwell