Deji vs Floyd Mayweather: Latest news, fight date, venue and everything we know so far

Floyd Mayweather vs Deji Boxing promo poster

News has broken out on social media reporting that YouTuber Deji will be facing Boxing legend Floyd Mayweather in the ring and we can reveal all the latest information about this big event.

The boxing scene has been massively saturated with YouTuber/influencer fights over the last couple of years and these type of events have become more and more popular.

Floyd Mayweather fighting a YouTuber is not new as the American fought Logan Paul in the boxing ring back in June 2021.

Many will be shocked that his next YouTuber opponent is Deji and not his brother KSI, who recently fought two people in one night.

Here is everything we know so far about Deji facing Floyd Mayweather:


Latest News

29th September: Deji vs Floyd Mayweather has been announced and we can tell the boxing and YouTube world how to sign up for tickets for this fight.

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Deji Olatunji recovers after his fight during LivexLive's Social Gloves: Battle Of The Platforms PPV Livestream @ Hard Rock Stadium on June 12, 2021 in Miami Gardens, Florida
MIAMI GARDENS, FLORIDA – JUNE 12: Deji Olatunji recovers after his fight during LivexLive’s Social Gloves: Battle Of The Platforms PPV Livestream @ Hard Rock Stadium on June 12, 2021 in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Photo by Cliff Hawkins/Getty Images for LivexLive )

27th September: Tommy Fury looks set to return on the Floyd Mayweather vs Deji card later this year.

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26th September: YouTuber Deji has now confirmed that the fight will be taking place.


Update 14th September: News has surfaced suggesting that Floyd Mayweather will be fighting Deji following the YouTuber beating Fousey in his latest fight.

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What date will Deji fight Floyd Mayweather?

Deji Olatunji fights Vinnie Hacker during LivexLive's Social Gloves: Battle Of The Platforms PPV Livestream @ Hard Rock Stadium on June 12, 2021 in Miami Gardens, Florida

An official date for this fight has been confirmed. It was reported by The Mirror that this fight will take place on Sunday 13th November 2022. Deji has now confirmed that this is true via his Twitter account.

Read More: Deji vs Floyd Mayweather: Fight Date Confirmed


Undercard

Harley Benn celebrates defeating Paul Cummings in a Super Middleweight contest at Brentwood Centre on June 2, 2017 in Brentwood, England

The undercard for this fight is nowhere near being confirmed, but reports are suggesting that former Love Island star Jack Fincham is negotiating in order to be on the undercard for this fight. They also reveal that Harley Benn, son of former professional boxer Nigel Benn, is also in talks. The card looks set to be both influencers and fighters.


What venue will the fight take place?

Floyd Mayweather Jr. v Don Moore - Press Conference
MIAMI, FLORIDA – APRIL 07: Floyd Mayweather looks on during a press conference at The Gabriel Miami Downtown on April 07, 2022 in Miami, Florida. Floyd Mayweather will fight against Don Moore at the Luxury Burj Al Arab Hotel in Dubai on May 14th. (Photo by Eric Espada/Getty Images)

The exact venue for the fight between Deji and Floyd Mayweather has been revealed. Rumours suggested that the two will be fighting in Dubai at the Coca-Cola Arena. This has now been confirmed by Deji on his Instagram. This is no doubt an exciting venue for Deji to fight in and shows that he is willing to go anywhere to take on a boxing legend.


Deji vs Floyd Mayweather fight details

For those wondering, this fight will not be a professional boxing fight, instead, it will be an exhibition match.

This fight will be part of a huge event that Mayweather’s team are planning for a huge Global Titans Fight Series event. When more official details are revealed, we will update this page as soon as possible.


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