iShowspeed KSI showdown: YouTube star iShowspeed seeks Manny Pacquiao’s training – Surprisingly enough YouTube sensation IShowSpeed has reached out to boxing legend Manny Pacquiao for assistance in preparing for his upcoming spar with KSI.
The 18-year-old content creator, known for his bold challenges, had challenged KSI to a boxing match on November 28, and to everyone’s amazement, KSI accepted the offer. However, KSI set a condition that the match would coincide with Jake Paul’s return to the ring, aiming to steal the spotlight from the renowned ‘Problem Child.’
iShowspeed KSI showdown: YouTube star iShowspeed seeks Manny Pacquiao’s training
Scheduled for the early hours of December 16, the high-stakes bout between IShowSpeed and KSI will unfold simultaneously with Jake Paul’s matchup against Andre August in Orlando, Florida. Undeterred by the competitive timing, IShowSpeed has expressed his determination to “kick KSI’s ass” and is now turning to Manny Pacquiao, whom he hails as the “best boxer of all time,” for guidance.
During a live stream on November 29, IShowSpeed revealed his plan to train with Manny Pacquiao, emphasizing the boxer’s unprecedented achievements, including holding the record for the most titles across various weight classes. The YouTube star, boasting Pacquiao’s Instagram follow, declared, “If you do not know who Manny Pacquiao is, you are a dumb motherf**ker,” asserting Pacquiao’s superiority over even Floyd Mayweather in his eyes.
Interestingly, IShowSpeed had previously messaged Manny Pacquiao earlier in the year and received a response in October, a fact he was unaware of until recently. Expressing surprise at leaving the boxing legend “on seen” for a month, IShowSpeed shared his eagerness to connect with the ‘PacMan’ for a training session.
As the YouTube star awaits a potential collaboration with the boxing icon, fans and followers are left intrigued, wondering whether Manny Pacquiao will indeed impart his legendary boxing wisdom to IShowSpeed as he gears up for the highly anticipated clash with KSI.