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#Floyd Mayweather Jr

# floyd-mayweather-jr - Sunday 15 July, 2012

Uncertain future ahead for Khan after fourth round stoppage
# Outclassed
# Outclassed

Uncertain future ahead for Khan after fourth round stoppage

Jul 15th 2012, 10:12 AM 1,389 Views 0 Comments

The Bolton boxer was floored three times in two rounds by Danny Garcia – the new WBA light-welterweight champion.

# floyd-mayweather-jr - Tuesday 19 June, 2012

In pictures: Mayweather tops Forbes highest-paid athletes list
# $$$
# $$$

In pictures: Mayweather tops Forbes highest-paid athletes list

Jun 19th 2012, 10:54 AM 818 Views 0 Comments

The man nicknamed “Money” beats the likes of Tiger Woods and LeBron James as the highest earner in sport.

# floyd-mayweather-jr - Thursday 14 June, 2012

Denied: Mayweather motion to move detention from prison to home
# Despite All My Rage
# Despite All My Rage

Denied: Mayweather motion to move detention from prison to home

Jun 14th 2012, 10:08 AM 331 Views 2 Comments

The boxers defence claimed he was enduring ‘inhumane conditions which could do irreversible damage to his physique’. Yep, sounds like Jail.

# floyd-mayweather-jr - Friday 1 June, 2012

Behind bars: Mayweather turns himself in for 90-day jail term
# Cornered
# Cornered

Behind bars: Mayweather turns himself in for 90-day jail term

Jun 1st 2012, 8:25 PM 510 Views 0 Comments

50 Cent was on hand to give his friend some morale support. ‘He’ll be alright’, said the rapper.

# floyd-mayweather-jr - Thursday 17 May, 2012

Manny Pacquiao denounces anti-gay allegations
# Clarification
# Clarification

Manny Pacquiao denounces anti-gay allegations

May 17th 2012, 11:50 AM 4,115 Views 32 Comments

“With great power comes great responsibility, so that’s my responsibility, to handle everything,” Pacquiao said.

# floyd-mayweather-jr - Sunday 6 May, 2012

Mayweather overcomes Cotto, poses with Justin Bieber
# Success
# Success

Mayweather overcomes Cotto, poses with Justin Bieber

May 6th 2012, 11:39 AM 1,098 Views 0 Comments

The boxer had a surprise guest of honour at ringside for his fight last night.

# floyd-mayweather-jr - Saturday 5 May, 2012

Mayweather takes on Cotto, vows to remain unbeaten
# Trash Talk
# Trash Talk

Mayweather takes on Cotto, vows to remain unbeaten

May 5th 2012, 10:49 AM 314 Views 0 Comments

The fight will be the American’s last before he serves a three-month jail sentence for domestic abuse.

# floyd-mayweather-jr - Wednesday 2 May, 2012

Mayweather Jr lashes out at Pacquiao again
# Trash Talk
# Trash Talk

Mayweather Jr lashes out at Pacquiao again

May 2nd 2012, 10:39 AM 662 Views 0 Comments

Mayweather added that the reason he has avoided fighting Pacquiao is because he is concerned what kind of damage the Filipino could do to him.

# floyd-mayweather-jr - Saturday 10 March, 2012

Floyd Mayweather turned down a chance at a $100million payday
# Purse
# Purse

Floyd Mayweather turned down a chance at a $100million payday

Mar 10th 2012, 11:50 AM 2,375 Views 1 Comment

Nice work if you can get it…

# floyd-mayweather-jr - Tuesday 14 February, 2012

Linsanity: Mayweather slams hype around new superstar
# Ballin'
# Ballin'

Linsanity: Mayweather slams hype around new superstar

Feb 14th 2012, 12:26 PM 650 Views 2 Comments

‘Black players do what Lin does every night and don’t get the same praise’ says Floyd Mayweather Jnr.

# floyd-mayweather-jr - Tuesday 7 February, 2012

Pacquiao pencilled in for Bradley fight on June 9
# Title Shot
# Title Shot

Pacquiao pencilled in for Bradley fight on June 9

Feb 7th 2012, 11:25 AM 181 Views 0 Comments

The eight division world champion has agreed to put his WBO Welterweight title on the line in Las Vegas.

# floyd-mayweather-jr - Thursday 2 February, 2012

Mayweather to fight Cotto, not Pacquiao, on May 5
# Letdown
# Letdown

Mayweather to fight Cotto, not Pacquiao, on May 5

Feb 2nd 2012, 10:25 AM 291 Views 2 Comments

Boxing’s biggest fight has been put off again and Floyd Mayweather Jr will now take on the Puerto Rican junior middleweight champion.

# floyd-mayweather-jr - Tuesday 31 January, 2012

No Mayweather fight as Pacquiao lines up Bradley
# Saga
# Saga

No Mayweather fight as Pacquiao lines up Bradley

Jan 31st 2012, 12:48 PM 506 Views 2 Comments

The Filipino fighter won’t be in the ring in May at all, instead he is likely to fight Timothy Bradley while Mayweather is safely locked up in prison.

# floyd-mayweather-jr - Sunday 15 January, 2012

The sporting tweets of the week
# Twittersphere
# Twittersphere

The sporting tweets of the week

Jan 15th 2012, 8:45 AM 706 Views 0 Comments

One long week, helpfully squeezed into one bag of bite-sized tweets.

# floyd-mayweather-jr - Wednesday 11 January, 2012

Floyd Mayweather Jr and 50 Cent have more money than you.. and they want you to know
# Benjamins
# Benjamins

Floyd Mayweather Jr and 50 Cent have more money than you.. and they want you to know

Jan 11th 2012, 6:28 PM 1,915 Views 2 Comments

They don’t call him ‘Money’ for nothing.

# floyd-mayweather-jr - Tuesday 10 January, 2012

Floyd Mayweather Jr just called Manny Pacquiao a 'punk' and challenged him to a fight
# Really?
# Really?

Floyd Mayweather Jr just called Manny Pacquiao a 'punk' and challenged him to a fight

Jan 10th 2012, 7:20 PM 1,398 Views 4 Comments

Are boxing’s top two stars going to get it on… at last?

Floyd Mayweather Jr won a $333,333 bet last night
# Flutter
# Flutter

Floyd Mayweather Jr won a $333,333 bet last night

Jan 10th 2012, 1:55 PM 2,295 Views 4 Comments

No, he’s not gone to jail just yet. Check out this docket from Money Mayweather last night.

# floyd-mayweather-jr - Tuesday 3 January, 2012

Mandela's daughter owes €5.7m over failed Pacquiao/Mayweather fight
# Pay Up
# Pay Up

Mandela's daughter owes €5.7m over failed Pacquiao/Mayweather fight

Jan 3rd 2012, 6:15 PM 825 Views 0 Comments

An LA court has reportedly ruled that Zindziswa Mandela must stump up the sum to an American boxing promoter.

# floyd-mayweather-jr - Wednesday 16 November, 2011

Khan: Pacquiao should quit boxing before he gets walloped by Mayweather
# Time To Say Goodbye?
# Time To Say Goodbye?

Khan: Pacquiao should quit boxing before he gets walloped by Mayweather

Nov 16th 2011, 12:40 PM 1,045 Views 7 Comments

With friends like this, who needs enemies?

# floyd-mayweather-jr - Monday 14 November, 2011

Bad decision? Questions remain after Pacquiao's lucky escape
# Cracks
# Cracks

Bad decision? Questions remain after Pacquiao's lucky escape

Nov 14th 2011, 10:36 AM 337 Views 1 Comment

Somewhere, Floyd Mayweather Jr had to be watching… and wondering.

# floyd-mayweather-jr - Friday 4 November, 2011

Arum pours cold water on "Fight of the Century" plans
# Money V Manny
# Money V Manny

Arum pours cold water on "Fight of the Century" plans

Nov 4th 2011, 12:17 PM 221 Views 4 Comments

Manny Pacquiao’s promoter Bob Arum says that if Floyd Mayweather is seriously looking for a fight next year, he’s going about it the wrong way.

# floyd-mayweather-jr - Thursday 3 November, 2011

Is 5 May, 2012 the day that saves boxing?
# Let's Get Ready
# Let's Get Ready

Is 5 May, 2012 the day that saves boxing?

Nov 3rd 2011, 2:06 PM 420 Views 2 Comments

The Fight of the Century might just be back on the cards. Maybe.

Column: Appreciate Pacquiao without Mayweather
# Fight Game
# Fight Game

Column: Appreciate Pacquiao without Mayweather

Nov 3rd 2011, 11:12 AM 244 Views 0 Comments

A week from Saturday, Pacquiao will get in the ring with Juan Manuel Marquez, a fine Mexican lightweight who is probably the closest thing to an actual rival that Pacquiao has faced. But it’s still not Money.

# floyd-mayweather-jr - Saturday 29 October, 2011

Pacquiao v. Mayweather: ifs, buts and maybes
# Corner Man
# Corner Man

Pacquiao v. Mayweather: ifs, buts and maybes

Oct 29th 2011, 3:03 PM 1,259 Views 2 Comments

Gavin Grace takes a look at the fight that the sporting world is begging for. Also this week: Lennox Lewis’s breakthrough and a big night for Dean Byrne.

# floyd-mayweather-jr - Sunday 18 September, 2011

WATCH: Mayweather wins in fourth round KO in controversial clash
# Money
# Money

WATCH: Mayweather wins in fourth round KO in controversial clash

Sep 18th 2011, 10:01 AM 1,007 Views 2 Comments

“I took the break by the referee and I obeyed exactly as I was told,” Ortiz said. “And then, boom, he blindsided me.”

The Sports Pages: some of the week's best sportswriting
# Well Read
# Well Read

The Sports Pages: some of the week's best sportswriting

Sep 18th 2011, 9:30 AM 239 Views 0 Comments

Football philosophy, Usain Bolt’s eating habits and a history of grunting in tennis: everything you need to keep your Sunday ticking over.

# floyd-mayweather-jr - Saturday 17 September, 2011

Inside the Ropes: Mayweather a step away from boxing's biggest fight
# Knock-out
# Knock-out

Inside the Ropes: Mayweather a step away from boxing's biggest fight

Sep 17th 2011, 8:36 PM 2,020 Views 0 Comments

Gavin Grace previews Floyd Mayweather’s bout with Victor Ortiz and explains Tyson Fury’s sudden love of all things Irish.

Stranger than fiction: Victor Ortiz is Emma Watson's biggest fan
# Huh?
# Huh?

Stranger than fiction: Victor Ortiz is Emma Watson's biggest fan

Sep 17th 2011, 4:37 PM 1,427 Views 0 Comments

The man from Kansas City made the revelation ahead of tonight’s fight against Floyd Mayweather.

# floyd-mayweather-jr - Thursday 7 July, 2011

Hitman announces retirement from ring
# Boxing
# Boxing

Hitman announces retirement from ring

Jul 7th 2011, 3:31 PM 106 Views 1 Comment

It has been touted that Hatton may return against Pacquiao or Floyd Mayweather Jr, or even Britain’s Amir Khan, but this notion has now been firmly put to bed.

# floyd-mayweather-jr - Wednesday 29 June, 2011

View from New York: trash talking with Pretty Boy
# Empire State
# Empire State

View from New York: trash talking with Pretty Boy

Jun 29th 2011, 12:07 PM 2,673 Views 0 Comments

Floyd Mayweather talks a good fight but his opponent Victor Ortiz has a back story just as compelling as Money’s.

# floyd-mayweather-jr - Sunday 5 June, 2011

No, YOU'RE ugly: 15 best moments of US trash talk
# Trash Talk
# Trash Talk

No, YOU'RE ugly: 15 best moments of US trash talk

Jun 5th 2011, 2:02 PM 1,726 Views 2 Comments

As we get ready for Game 3 in the NBA finals between the Heat and the Mavericks, time to check out some classic chatter.

# floyd-mayweather-jr - Friday 6 May, 2011

Mayweather faces harassment charges in Vegas
# Money
# Money

Mayweather faces harassment charges in Vegas

May 6th 2011, 11:03 AM 90 Views 0 Comments

Pretty Boy faces two more charges after latest alleged incident in Sin City.

# floyd-mayweather-jr - Thursday 24 March, 2011

Floyd 'Money' Mayweather bets $41,000 on one half of basketball
# Flutter
# Flutter

Floyd 'Money' Mayweather bets $41,000 on one half of basketball

Mar 24th 2011, 11:03 AM 430 Views 0 Comments

“My lil brother Derrick Rose will always get you Paid” says boxing superstar after gambling win.

# floyd-mayweather-jr - Friday 17 December, 2010

The Morning Score: Friday
# Ipswich Town
# Ipswich Town

The Morning Score: Friday

Dec 17th 2010, 8:58 AM 112 Views 0 Comments

Paul O’Connell ponders his next move after his ban yesterday, another Irish star considers a big, big move and Roy Keane says he doesn’t fear the Reaper – whatever happens this week.