By Vince Dwriter: After setting up a legendary boxing profession that included profitable 15 main world championships, Floyd “Cash” Mayweather has continued his boxing success by the use of the exhibition circuit, and on November 13, Mayweather humiliated Youtube Boxer Deji as he collected a sixth spherical TKO victory on the Coca Cola Enviornment in Dubai.
Deji is a 25-year-old YouTuber from London, England, who made the transition to boxing in 2018. The transition hasn’t been very clean attributable to the truth that Deji misplaced his first three bouts. He lastly received a match in August 2022, and a month later, an announcement was made with reference to Deji competing in opposition to Floyd “Cash” Mayweather in an exhibition boxing match.
Deji is the youthful brother of an undefeated Youtube boxer who goes by the identify of KSI. Regardless of his dropping document, Deji continues to be a well-liked particular person within the UK, and his recognition equates to a golden alternative for the 45-year-old Mayweather to staff up with an opponent and generate a giant payday.
At the beginning of the opening spherical, Mayweather confirmed no respect for Deji as he pressed ahead with a smirk on his face and his arms down by his waist. During the primary spherical, Mayweather feinted, dodged his opponent’s punches, and threw a lazy, playful-looking jab.
On the finish of the primary spherical, Mayweather jogged to his nook, smiling, dancing, and speaking to the group. At the beginning of spherical 2, the group received concerned as they chanted Deji’s identify, and he responded by touchdown a lead proper hand. Whereas his opponent was locked in on the match, Floyd was standing in entrance of Deji, touchdown low-impact punches and holding a dialog with Deji’s coach.
The bell sounded to formally finish spherical 2 as Floyd proceeded to taunt the members of Deji’s staff, stroll again to his aspect of the ring, dance, and do some mitt work together with his nook man. Deji got here out within the third spherical and landed a number of first rate pictures, however Floyd continued to mess around and toy together with his opposition.
Whereas Mayweather continuously pressured his opponent together with his arms down, Deji was in a position to hit Mayweather with a flush shot within the third spherical that resulted in some swelling below Mayweather’s eye. Mayweather proceeded to barely decide up the tempo, however he was nonetheless in full leisure mode.
Floyd’s demeanor modified on the conclusion of the fifth spherical when he witnessed one thing he didn’t recognize. Whereas Mayweather was in his nook receiving therapy for his left eye, Deji was within the reverse nook doing push-ups. Mayweather got here out within the sixth spherical and used the excessive guard whereas strolling his opponent down.
Floyd Mayweather went into competitors mode as he was placing his punches collectively and touchdown some efficient pictures. As soon as Mayweather walked Deji right into a nook and began touchdown pictures upstairs and downstairs, referee Kenny Bayless stepped in to place a halt to the competition.
After publicly humiliating his opponent, Mayweather gave Deji phrases of encouragement, after which he offered him with some kind of boxing belt. Total the occasion was a bit comical, however so long as characters with large social media followings have the power to staff up with Mayweather and generate a considerable quantity of income, then which means the Floyd Mayweather exhibition tour will proceed.