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Logan Paul Wants To Fight Paddy Pimblett Before Musk Vs. Zuckerberg


Pimblett made his UFC debut in September 2021 with a professional MMA record of 16-3. Since then, he’s secured four wins, including three inside the distance. ‘The Baddy’ last fought in December 2022, defeating Jared Gordon by unanimous decision. Unfortunately, he suffered a severe ankle injury against Gordon, leaving him sidelined for most of 2023.Logan Paul wants to fight Paddy Pimblett on a UFC undercard with Elon Musk vs. Mark Zuckerberg as the main event. “You know who I want to fight actually, because that b*tch ass Andrew Tate won’t fight me? Give me Paddy Pimblett. Give me Paddy the Baddy.”

During the same podcast episode, Paul called out Pimblett by saying: 

During an episode of his podcast ‘IMPAULSIVE,’ Logan Paul revealed he’d want to make his UFC debut on the same night as Musk and Zuckerberg. The 28-year-old had this to say: 

Paul took his proposal to the next step by naming who he would want to fight in the Octagon:Logan Paul weighed between 189 pounds and 199 pounds in his three boxing matches. Meanwhile, Paddy Pimblett fights in the UFC lightweight division at 155 pounds. Although there is a clear size difference, Paul believes a fight against Pimblett could work due to the latter’s tendency to gain weight after his Octagon appearances. Logan Paul wrestled in high school before becoming a superstar through social media. Between 2018 and 2021, the Ohio native competed in three boxing matches, including two as a professional. The IMPAULSIVE host endured a majority draw against KSI as an amateur and a split decision loss against the same opponent as a professional. 

Logan Paul calls out Paddy Pimblett for his weight gain when he doesn’t have a fight scheduled

“In the offseason, that boy looks like a blimp, and he’ll come up to my weight class and I’ll wallop him. He’s too small when he cuts weight. When he doesn’t cut weight, he’s a f*cking horseshoe.”[embedded content]

In June 2021, Paul competed in an exhibition match against boxing legend Floyd Mayweather Jr. After eight rounds of action, the fight was ruled a draw as no judges were used. The 28-year-old now focuses on his social media content and professional wrestling performances in the WWE.

“I’ll be honest, I pitched it. I pitched it internally, I pitched it to the executives that be. If Elon Musk and Zuckerberg fight, I will do my UFC debut on the undercard, for free. I’ll fight for free, for charity.”

Published on July 5, 2023 at 4:37 am

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