It has been virtually a 12 months for the reason that weird day that we noticed Floyd Mayweather Jr combat Logan Paul – but it surely seems the social media star turned boxer has nonetheless not been paid in full.
No official winner was introduced on the evening, however the punch stats present that regardless of throwing lower than half the variety of punches of Paul, Mayweather Jr nonetheless out-landed him.
After the combat, it was reported that Mayweather Jr could be taking dwelling $65 million, which incorporates claims from ‘Money’ himself that he bought his shorts sponsorship for $30 million.
Paul reportedly earned a assured charge of $250,000 (£205,000), in addition to one other $5 million (£4.1 million) because of his ten p.c share of the pay-per-view income.
It appears, nonetheless, that Paul has nonetheless not been paid his justifiable share and he’ll now be pursuing the matter in courtroom.
“No, he has not paid me in full.” Paul instructed TMZ Sports.
“That is a reality. Short a number of mil.
“Nah. We’re taking this one to court.”
“See you in the courtroom. Congrats on going to prison, Floyd.”
This is just not the primary time Paul has hit out at Mayweather Jr for not paying him, as he has beforehand described the self-acclaimed ‘Best Ever’ as a ‘rat’ and a ‘scumbag’.
As for Mayweather Jr, he has already moved on as he was purported to combat his former sparring associate, Don Moore, final weekend, however the bout was cancelled on the final minute.
Mayweather Jr has addressed Paul’s cost considerations up to now, when he went on The Pivot Podcast and mentioned, “This comes with the territory.
“To them, that’s actual cash, and I just like the YouTubers. The cash on the again finish although, from pay-per-view, that takes some time. Nothing comes straight away. I’m nonetheless accumulating cheques from fights seven or eight years in the past.
“They just hate when the table is turned. Be happy with the biggest payday you ever got in your life.”