The latest boxing craze is set to see the battle of YouTubers against TikTokers and there are some huge names on the card.
The boxing world has seen many influencers enter the ring over recent years and celebrities such as KSI and Logan Paul have fought each other following a war of words beforehand.
It has gained huge following from fans of the influencers and this has seen huge boxing promoters like Eddie Hearn get involved, while Sky Sports and DAZN have also been involved in showcasing the events.
Now the two worlds combine for one of their biggest events as Youtubers will go up against TikTokkers in the ring.
It will be a huge event with many stars fighting on the night against each other to see who comes out on top; the YouTube community or TikTok.
Here is everything you need to know about the YouTube vs TikTok boxing event happening in June 2021:
11th June: The all-important weigh-in arrived and while it was a relatively calm affair, Deji was the talking point of the event for one reason.
Update 11th June: Bryce Hall has given everyone an early indication that KSI will be his next fight and that it is ‘95%’ confirmed.
Update 10th June: YouTube vs TikTok Boxing edges ever closer and AnEsonGib has been flaunting his physique ahead of his fight with Tayler Holder.
Update 9th June: TikTok influencer Bryce Hall has already started to line up his next opponent following the Austin McBroom bout, throwing more shade in a social media post towards KSI.
Update 7th June: YouTuber Deji continues to share his preparations with his fans on social media and appears to have suffered a setback with his preparations.
Update 3rd June: YouTuber Deji has been busy preparing for his showdown against Vinnie Hacker and has been captured sparring with his trainer in his training camp in Mexico.
Update 1st June: YouTuber AnEsonGib has been speaking on ‘The Fellas Podcast’ in the build up to the event and had plenty to say about several TikTok stars fighting on the event.
Update 28th May: Footage has emerged online of Bryce Hall sparring ahead of his hugely-anticipated match-up against Austin McBroom.
Update 25th May: YouTuber KSI has made some predictions on who he will win some of the big fights happening on the night, including Austin McBroom and Bryce Hall.
Update 20th May: Bryce Hall has revealed how much he will earn for the event, and it is over a million dollars. There are also bonuses he can earn.
Update 19th May: The stars of the event were at the press conference and it was the first time we saw some of the influencers face-to-face.
The event got very heated, with many making huge claims ahead of the fight. However the biggest news of the press conference was the brawl between Austin McBroom and Bryce Hall.
In reaction to this heated exchange, KSI waded in and mocked Hall on Twitter using a picture that appeared to show TikToker looking rather uncomfortable during the exchange.
AnEsonGib also sent a big fighting message to his opponent Tayler Holder via Instagram.
Update 26th April: A recent huge announcement was made in regards to the event and American influencer Taylor Holder now has an opponent. It was revealed that British YouTuber AnEsonGib will be fighting Holder.
There are eight fights happening on the night in what organisers are calling ‘battle of the platforms’ and all of the names on the card have now been announced:
Tanner Fox vs Ryland Storms
Faze Jarvis vs Michael LE
DDG vs Nate Wyatt
AnEson Gib vs Tayler Holder
Ryan Johnstone vs Cale Suarage
Deji vs Vinnie Hacker
Landon McBroom vs Ben Azelart
Austin McBroom vs Bryce Hall
It has officially been confirmed by organisers Social Gloves that the event will happen on Saturday June 12th.
Where To Watch
The event is clearly one that many fans of social media want to watch and will be broadcasted LIVE on the LiveXLive platform and it is a Pay-Per-View (PPV) event.
Tickets are now on sale for the event and you can find out how to purchase them here:
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It has now been confirmed by LiveXLive that the event will take place in Florida, Miami at the Hard Rock Stadium.
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