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#Floyd Mayweather

# floyd-mayweather - Tuesday 2 June, 2020

Ex-champ Mayweather to pay for Floyd funeral - report

The death of the unarmed black man while in police custody has ignited violent reactions across America.

# floyd-mayweather - Tuesday 17 March, 2020

Roger Mayweather dies aged 58 RIP

Roger Mayweather dies aged 58

He was a former world champion in addition to being the uncle and trainer of Floyd Mayweather.

# floyd-mayweather - Sunday 20 January, 2019

'I really don't believe my career is over' - Pacquiao batters Broner in lopsided welterweight bout

Pacquiao possibly set the stage for a rematch with Floyd Mayweather, who watched the bout from ringside.

# floyd-mayweather - Sunday 6 January, 2019

'He wants to be on TV so badly': Roach believes Pacquiao win will set up Mayweather rematch

The resurgent Pacquiao faces Mayweather’s former apprentice, Adrien Broner, on 19 January in Las Vegas.

# floyd-mayweather - Wednesday 2 January, 2019

Japanese kickboxer 'underestimated' Floyd Mayweather before first-round defeat

The former five-weight world champion finished an exhibition bout against Tenshin Nasukawa inside the first two minutes of the opening round.

# floyd-mayweather - Monday 31 December, 2018

Floyd Mayweather eases to first-round victory in shambolic 'exhibition' bout Result This post contains videos

Floyd Mayweather eases to first-round victory in shambolic 'exhibition' bout

Tenshin Nasukawa’s trainer stopped the fight after the Japanese fighter had been floored three times.

# floyd-mayweather - Saturday 29 December, 2018

Bizarre bout against Japanese kickboxer 'all about entertainment' for Mayweather

The 41-year-old boxer will take on ‘Ninja Boy’ Tenshin Nasukawa in Japan on New Year’s Eve.

# floyd-mayweather - Wednesday 7 November, 2018

Mayweather seemingly pulls out of fight with kickboxer after being 'blindsided' by organisers

Floyd Mayweather and Tenshin Nasukawa may not need a rule set for their ‘fight’ after all.

# floyd-mayweather - Monday 5 November, 2018

Floyd Mayweather to fight 20-year-old Japanese kickboxer on New Year's Eve

The format or rules for his meeting with Tenshin Nasukawa have not yet been specified.

# floyd-mayweather - Saturday 15 September, 2018

Mayweather says '9 figure pay day' and Pacquiao rematch on cards this year

The US star earned an estimated $220 million from the previous fight.

# floyd-mayweather - Tuesday 5 June, 2018

McGregor surges up 2018 Forbes rich list after earning $99 million last year

Floyd Mayweather has reclaimed his top spot.

# floyd-mayweather - Monday 9 April, 2018

Floyd Mayweather's bodyguard reportedly shot outside hotel in Atlanta

Floyd Mayweather's bodyguard reportedly shot outside hotel in Atlanta

Police believe Mayweather was in one of the vehicles targeted by the shooter, but the former boxer is reportedly unharmed.

# floyd-mayweather - Tuesday 27 March, 2018

Mayweather '50-50' on MMA stint, but doesn't see UFC re-run with McGregor as realistic

Mayweather believes he’s too small to face McGregor in the octagon.

# floyd-mayweather - Tuesday 27 February, 2018

Undefeated Thai 'dwarf giant' one win from Mayweather record Consistent This post contains videos

Undefeated Thai 'dwarf giant' one win from Mayweather record

Minimum-weight Wanheng Menayothin is shorter, leaner and significantly less wealthy than “Money”.

# floyd-mayweather - Saturday 3 February, 2018

Mayweather drops another hint at MMA fight

Is Paddy Power involved?

# floyd-mayweather - Thursday 11 January, 2018

From The Daily Edge Conor McGregor squared up to Richard Branson before a brief Twitter spat with Floyd Mayweather Mcgregor V Branson

Conor McGregor squared up to Richard Branson before a brief Twitter spat with Floyd Mayweather

Between this and renting out Funderland, he’s had a busy week.

# floyd-mayweather - Saturday 23 December, 2017

How well do you remember Mayweather-McGregor?

Test your knowledge of a fight you’ll never forget, even if you want to.

# floyd-mayweather - Thursday 21 December, 2017

McGregor-Mayweather fight voted the most memorable Irish sporting moment of 2017

Katie Taylor produced the greatest Irish sporting achievement.

# floyd-mayweather - Saturday 16 December, 2017

# floyd-mayweather - Wednesday 1 November, 2017

Conor McGregor wants to fight a boxer on his turf in MMA bout

‘Anyone wants a knock, give me a shout.’

# floyd-mayweather - Thursday 12 October, 2017

Showtime exec compares Mayweather fight to 'Transformers', but claims McGregor benefitted boxing

‘You don’t want every movie to be ‘Transformers’ but when it comes it’s hard not to get caught up in the hype.’

# floyd-mayweather - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

Mayweather-McGregor PPV numbers set to fall short of Mayweather-Pacquaio record - report

Mayweather-Pacquiao’s record of 4.6 million pay-per-view buys looks safe, if only just.

# floyd-mayweather - Tuesday 26 September, 2017

From The Daily Edge Floyd Mayweather's just put an 8ft portrait of McGregor up in his gaff War Mcgregor

# floyd-mayweather - Thursday 7 September, 2017

Mayweather-McGregor gate receipts short of record

The controversial 26 August fight raked in $55.4m, well short of the $72.2m generated by the ‘Fight of the Century’.

# floyd-mayweather - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

'Las Vegas police officers singled me out for doing nothing more than simply being a black man'

Michael Bennett had just attended the McGregor v Mayweather fight, when he alleges that police officers singled him out after gunshots were heard.

Diaz trilogy is what I'd prefer next — but another fight this year is unlikely

John Kavanagh, Conor McGregor’s coach, writes exclusively for The42.

# floyd-mayweather - Thursday 31 August, 2017

McGregor believes a longer training camp would have made the difference

“I think for the time we had, 10 weeks in camp, it had to be done this way,” the Dubliner said.

# floyd-mayweather - Wednesday 30 August, 2017

McGregor is 'still the champ' in Robbie Keane's eyes despite Mayweather defeat

The legendary Ireland striker was pictured with the UFC star during his after-party in Las Vegas.

# floyd-mayweather - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

In candid admission of fading skills, Mayweather says he hopes McGregor doesn't box again

‘I want to see him continue in the UFC and do what he do best,’ Mayweather said of his dance partner.

'He is an exceptional fighter': Max Kellerman changes his tune after spirited McGregor effort Olive Branch This post contains videos

'He is an exceptional fighter': Max Kellerman changes his tune after spirited McGregor effort

‘I was wrong to say Conor wouldn’t land a punch – he landed several actual punches cleanly.’

# floyd-mayweather - Sunday 27 August, 2017

Almost 6,000 seats were left unsold for Mayweather-McGregor

The last main event at T-Mobile Arena – Canelo Alvarez vs Julio Cesar Chavez Jr – drew a capacity crowd of 20,510.

'Floyd didn't ask me a single question about Conor. He didn't give a shit'

Malignaggi: ‘Obviously people now know that I’m not a hater, I’m not lying: the guy can’t punch.’

Dana White: 'I'm proud of Conor tonight but I would rather he returned to MMA'

The UFC boss was speaking at the post-fight press conference.

'Tonight I chose the right dance partner to dance with. Conor McGregor, you're a hell of a champion'

Floyd Mayweather will now head into what he says is a permanent retirement with a perfect 50-0 record, one better than heavyweight legend Rocky Marciano.

'F*** it, it was some buzz' - McGregor takes the positives from Vegas display

“If anyone wants a knock give me a shout,” he said.

Mayweather stops brave McGregor in the 10th to win superfight

The Dubliner leaves Vegas with a lot of money and some new-found respect.

As it happened: Conor McGregor v Floyd Mayweather in Las Vegas

IT was a long night for fight fans.

# floyd-mayweather - Saturday 26 August, 2017

Zlatan backing 'Ibrahimovic of martial arts' McGregor to stun Mayweather

The Manchester United striker believes the Irish UFC star is capable of springing a surprise in Las Vegas.

From Poll: Are you a fan of Conor McGregor? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you a fan of Conor McGregor?

The Irishman is one of the world’s most famous sportspeople.

'I definitely feel boxers hit harder. I wouldn't necessarily say if he lands a left hand it's game over'

Joe Duffy was 7-0 as a pro boxer before returning to MMA, and suggests The Notorious’ power isn’t all it’s cracked up to be.

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