KSI (real name Olajide William Olatunji) is a British YouTuber, internet personality and rapper known for his YouTube account under the name KSIOlajideBT. Before this bout, on 3 Fenruary 2018, KSI competed in his first high-profile amateur white-collar boxing event, against British YouTuber Joe Weller; the bout was won by Olatunji via technical knockout in the third round.
His opponent, Logan Paul, is an American YouTuber, internet personality and actor known for his YouTube channels TheOfficialLoganPaul and Logan Paul Vlogs. Before this bout he had never fought in an amateur boxing fight. This first fight KSI vs Logan Paul was labelled ‘the largest event in YouTube history’. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Manchester Arena, Manchester, England, UK
Division: cruiserweight (200 lbs, 90.7 kg)