This past weekend the SSE Arena, Wembley, housed the biggest Influencer Boxing event of 2022 presented by Showstar Boxing. The UK vs. USA event took place on March 5th and was streamed globally to fans all over the world. Fil-am Creator and Actor Alex Wassabi took the ring alongside fellow creator Deji in the main event and came out on top as the winner. Check out Alex’s vlog below that takes you behind the scenes of that night.
The last two rounds are where the action really took place with Alex and Deji, both landing hits that played critical roles in the final judges’ decision. Alex’s training and stamina really pulled through as he capitalized on an exhausted Deji in those final rounds. As the fight came to a close, Alex was announced the winner by split decision.
You can catch Alex later this year in a new episode of our MYX Original Series, Making it in America. Learn about his Youtube and Creator Journey and see the last bits of his training right before he left for London for this fight. Stay tuned here on MYX for more updates on new episodes of the series coming out soon.
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Fil-Am vlogger and creator Alex Wassabi is gearing up to take the ring against fellow Youtuber Deji. It’s a UK vs. U.S. matchup taking place on March 5th at The SSE Arena, Wembley. There’s a lot of hype going on among viewers and fans as each fighter boasts between 10-11 million followers on the platform. Purchase tickets for the main event in London here or you can watch worldwide on Showstar TV PPV here.
Alex Wassabi has been taking a break from his channel to figure out a new direction for himself, his brand, and channel. He made the announcement of his hiatus at the beginning of this year and it looks like he’s now venturing out to boxing. As he takes on Deji, Youtuber KSI’s younger brother, in the ring, the anticipation is rising. Both fighters are new to the boxing world, but they’re not taking shortcuts in their training.
Are you Team US or Team UK? Tickets go on-sale to watch the match live starting January 14th on ticketmaster.com or catch it anywhere your are Showstar TV PPV.
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