KSI aims dig at Shannon Briggs after breaking silence on Logan Paul victory

KSI was crowned the winner by split decision in his boxing match against Logan Paul at the Staples Center, Los Angeles.

The scores given at 55-56, 57-54, 56-55 after six pulsating rounds of frantic excitement.

Paul was docked two points for punching KSI when he was down in the fourth round, which cost him the victory.

And after KSI's hand was raised by referee Jack Reiss, the British YouTuber lost his mind – roaring in success while his opponent looked distraught.

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The 26-year-old, real name Olajide Olayinka Williams Olatunji, captured the moment by tweeting a picture of the exact moment he was given the victory.

The post also had a sly dig at Logan's trainer and former heavyweight champion Shannon Briggs, captioning it: "LETS GO CHAMP!"

The three-word catchphrase has been made famous by Briggs, who has routinely used it during the build-up to the fight.

Briggs was fuming with Reiss' decision to dock Paul two points after the fight.

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He said: “I thought he did great, but the referee shagged us with the two points.

“That hurt us, that hurt our momentum, gave KSI a break. Jack was out of pocket for that one. It changed everything. [Logan] would have won.”

Meanwhile, fans from both sides of the Atlantic have been praising KSI for beating Logan.

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One said: "His win was for the US also. We didn’t want Logan to win hahah."

"KSI is the KING," another said.

"You did the UK proud," a third tweeted.

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