Taking the victory 57-54 / 56-55, KSI reigned victorious over his longtime opponent, sealing his beef with Logan Paul for good without hope of another fight between the two.
Among the top names reacting to the decision were the likes of FaZe co-founder Ricky Banks, streaming star Tyler “Ninja” Blevins, and even KSI’s little brother Deji, who wasn’t in attendance at the massive rematch.
Despite having a vicious and storied feud between them, Deji presented the olive branch to his older brother in a touching Tweet following his victory, expressing a deep love for his sibling in spite of their argument.
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“JJ, I know we have had our differences,” Deji wrote. “We fight, even when we were younger we fought a lot. But JJ, this is your night. Well done. Honestly you should be so proud. I love you.”
Jj, I know we have had our differences. We fight, even when we were younger we fought a lot. But jj, this is your night. Well done. Honestly you should be so proud. I love you @KSIOlajidebt
— Deji (@Deji) November 10, 2019
Ninja also had something to say about the fight, congratulating KSI on a hard-won victory.
“Grats KSI,” Ninja Tweeted. “Incredible fight.”
Grats @KSIOlajidebt incredible fight
— Ninja (@Ninja) November 10, 2019
Rather than taking sides, FaZe Banks sent out a heartfelt post to both parties, claiming that their bout would change the world of online entertainment for good.
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— Censor (@Censor) November 10, 2019
That fight was incredible, and so were all the ones leading up to it. Except Batista embarrassing himself. But safe to say I’m a boxing fan! Really enjoyed watching all night.
— Jessica Blevins (@JessicaBlevins) November 10, 2019
What a fight.
Congrats to KSI!!!
— Jack “CouRage” Dunlop (@CouRageJD) November 10, 2019
Despite the popularity of their rivalry, both YouTubers declared their beef dead and buried - but there’s no denying that their explosive rematch brought the world of boxing to life in one of the net’s biggest brawls of the year.