Watch Floyd Mayweather vs. Deji on video of the full fight from the exhibition clash on Sunday in Dubai, courtesy of FITE.tv and other outlets.
The Mayweather vs. Deji was held on November 13 at the Coca-Cola Arena in Dubai. Floyd Mayweather and Deji squared off in an exhibition contest for the main event of the night. The fight was broadcast live on FITE TV pay-per-view.
See highlights from the video below.
For more information on Mayweather vs. Deji, check out Alexander K. Lee’s live blog from MMA Fighting.
Round 1: Mayweather starts with his hands at waist height. He’s half seriously throwing punches, then starts feinting with his arms outstretched. Not showing much respect to the YouTube star. Deji lightly probing with punches. Mayweather completely relaxed as he stalked his opponent. His hands are down and he’s just daring Deji to try throwing. Floyd jumps forward and hits Deji with his right hand. Mayweather applauds these gloves at the bell.
MMA Fighting scores round 10-9, Mayweather.
Round 2: Mayweather handled ring card duties and danced between rounds. A chant begins and Mayweather begins to cheer them on, barely acknowledging Deji. He gets a quick combination to remind Deji what’s going on. Light tap to the body by Mayweather. Deji hits Mayweather with a forward right hand. That got a good reaction from the crowd. Mayweather starts talking to Deji’s trainers. Mayweather scores with a couple of body shots. Mayweather takes Deji down and just starts throwing straight punches as Deji gets up. Mayweather dodging and diving.
MMA Fighting scores round 10-9, Mayweather. Overall 20-18 Mayweather.
Round 3: Mayweather actually pats Deji on the head. Deji sneaks in a body shot, which gets a smile from Mayweather. Mayweather lands three right hands in a row to the body. He makes Deji flinch with a punch and then hits him with his loose right hand. Deji advances now, but Mayweather’s defense is on point as usual. Straight right for Mayweather. He connects with a left counter. Mayweather lands a glancing left hook and it looks like Deji’s eye is bothering him. I left in defensive mode. Mayweather does a pirouette.
MMA Fighting scores round 10-9, Mayweather. Overall 30-27 Mayweather.
Round 4: Deji with a good left hand. That actually causes some offense from Mayweather and now he’s rooting for Deji. Left hand lands for Mayweather. He throws some flashy hooks, not really looking to land hard. Deji eats a couple of body shots. Mayweather snakes an uppercut through Deji’s defense. Mayweather warned about low shots and simply brushes the referee off. He presses forward, but the referee gives him another warning for a low shot. Mayweather joking with everyone.
MMA Fighting scores round 10-9, Mayweather. Overall 40-36 Mayweather.
Round 5: Deji at least managed to bruise Mayweather as the former boxing champion’s corner had the cold pack between rounds. Mayweather comes out with a more traditional boxing stance. Deji has a hard time not getting cornered. Mayweather marks him with a right hand, combos and ends with a hook that he scores. His arms are down again as he challenges Deji to throw. Right to the body by Mayweather. Mayweather talks trash as he punches Deji. Mayweather hits lead.
MMA Fighting scores round 10-9, Mayweather. Overall 50-45 Mayweather.
Round 6: Mayweather immediately went on the offensive to start this round. It sure feels different this round and Deji has to hold on to slow down Mayweather. He is throwing back and actually landing, but Mayweather is putting him down confidently. There’s a flat tire for Deji. Mayweather scores with a straight right hand. Mayweather to the body, right hook, then a left uppercut and Deji gets hurt. The referee has seen enough and steps in to protect Deji. Definitely a quick stoppage there, but this is an exhibition so the referee is likely to err on the side of caution.
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