Floyd Mayweather Jr. (born Floyd Joy Sinclair) is an American boxer who has no loss of professional ring. He is a world champion in 5 divisions for professionals, and has eight titles in three different weight categories. Mayweather was twice nominated for “Ring of the Year” by Ring (in 1998 and 2007). He also won the US Journalist Boxing Journal Award, while ESPN has rated him for No. 1 five times between 2007 and 2013.
Mayweather is a WBC middleweight champion, WBA super middleweight, WBC super middleweight winner of the WBC super middleweight diamond belt, current No. 1 in the middle category of Ring magazine. Floyd is also on the lists of Forbes and Sports Illustrated magazines as one of the 50 highest paid athletes in the world. Not by accident, it is called the Millionaire.
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Mayweather commented on the possibility of a rematch against Conor
Former world welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather of America commented on the possibility of a rematch against Irish UFC fighter Conor McGregor.
“No one can beat me! You already know that,” said a boxing legend on Wednesday evening in Los Angeles. “Everyone wants a rematch with me.”
And he is right, because before MacGregor said that he would like to hold a rematch against the American boxer and said that this fight will be of interest to all fans of martial arts.
When asked to comment on this, Mayweather replied: “Don’t worry about it. By the way, Conor, you saw my new watch for 18 million. They are completely diamond ”
Floyd also added: “They all need to say something. I don’t care about all this nonsense. I’m already a billionaire, and everyone knows that. Floyd is undefeated. No one can beat me. We all know that, ”said Mayweiser in an interview with TMZ.
Pacquiao – Mayweather: the announcement of revenge is coming
The legends of the world of boxing are preparing to shake antiquities again
Former world champion in eight weight categories, Manny Pacquiao (61-7-2, 39 KOs), said that active negotiations are currently underway on his fighting rematch against five world champion title holder Floyd Mayweather (50-0, 27 KO).
According to worldboxingnews, the Filipino said that the official announcement of the fight could be made already at the end of next week.
Pacquiao and Mayweather’s first fight took place on May 2, 2015 and ended in Mayweather’s victory by unanimous decision.
Earlier there were rumors about a possible revenge, but Mayweather himself dispelled them.
Earlier it was reported that boxing legend 42-year-old Floyd Mayweather will hold another fight in Japan. In July, an undefeated American will enter the ring with a former Japanese boxer. His name is still unknown. And for a three-round fight, Mayweather will receive $ 10 million.
It was also reported that Manny Pacquiao at 40 was faster than 29-year-old Adrien Broner. The bout in Las Vegas lasted 12 rounds and ended with a Filipino victory by unanimous decision. Pacquiao inflicted almost 300 blows more, but the opponent still thinks that he was condemned.
Boxing legend Floyd Mayweather will have another fight in Japan: 10 million dollars will be on the line
The famous boxer continues to earn millions even after completing his professional career.
According to TMZ, 41-year-old Floyd Mayweather will hold another exhibition battle in Japan. In July, an undefeated American will fight with a Japanese former boxer. His name is still unknown. For a three-round fight, Mayweather will receive $ 10 million. For the fight with Nasukawa, the American earned $ 9 million.
Recall, on December 31, 2018, in the framework of the Rizin show, an American boxer in Tokyo in the first round knocked out TensinaNasukavu as part of an exhibition fight.
In August 2017 in Las Vegas, in a fight according to the rules of boxing, Floyd Mayweather knocked out the Irishman Conor McGregor. This victory was his 50th in a series of 50 fights in the professional ring.
By the way, earlier Floyd Mayweather spoke about a potential Ukrainian duel against Gervanty Davis: “Lomachenko is a hellish fighter and I really like him.”
Earlier we reported that boxing legend Floyd Mayweather spent five million dollars on jewelry. Boxer bought a ring worth 2.3 million dollars, a diamond bracelet for 2.5 million and a necklace for 500 thousand dollars.
Mayweather promised a crazy bunch of money for returning to boxing
Former world champion in five weight classes, American Floyd Mayweather (50-0, 27 KOs) were offered $ 1.5 billion for returning to boxing, Boxingscene reports.
The promoter of the WBC middleweight champion Saul Álvarez (51-1-2, 35 KOs), Oscar de la Hoya, said that revenge between the Mexican and the American can bring up to $ 1.5 billion in profits.
“I want to remind once again that Floyd ended his career. But if he wants to return, he needs to stop boxing with fighters who are two weight categories lower. If Mayweather decides to resume his career, his rematch against Alvarez may become a fight by 1, 5 billion dollars, “said De La Hoya.
Recall the fight Alvarez – Mayweather was held in 2013, which the American won by unanimous decision
According to Mayweather, today he received bids for $ 80 million.
“You know, what is amazing. I thought I would get 9 million dollars for the fight with TensinNasukawa, but as a result I earned 10. Will I still participate in demonstration fights? Probably, yes. I have offers for 80 million dollars similar fights “, – transmits the words of Mayweer Fight Hub.
Recall, on December 31, 2018, Mayweather held an exhibition fight against TensinNasukawa, a 20-year-old Japanese kickboxer.
As wrote Know.ua, TensinNasukawa lost by knockout in an exhibition match against American Floyd Mayweather Junior.
Recall Mayweather – Nasukawa fight took place in Japan, and ended with the victory of an American in the first round.
The fight had an exhibition character and was held according to the rules of boxing in the weight category up to 147 pounds (66.7 kg).
The fight took place without judges, its result will not be defended in the official statistics of athletes.
After the defeat, Nasukawa declared that this fight became an opportunity throughout his life and does not regret accepting this challenge.
According to Nasukawa, he is not going to stop, and intends to reach the level of Mayweather.
“When I first received the offer, I accepted it in an instant. I thought it was an opportunity of my life, and although there was a significant difference in weight categories, I felt I had to accept the challenge. In the end I lost, but I do not regret.
I am disappointed in myself, because I thought that I could achieve more. But I will face facts and continue to accept any challenges. I realized that I did not work hard enough to deserve this opportunity.
I use this defeat to get better. Despite all the things that happened on the eve of the fight, I realized how great Mayweather really was. I was the one who underestimated him. I promise to reach his level. It may take me some time to become a person who will take the whole industry on his shoulders, but please continue to support me,” Nasukawa told.
For this fight, Mayweather received $ 9 million.
Floyd Mayweather shed light on organizing revenge with MacGregor and Kanelo
Recently, former world champion Floyd Mayweather has become an object to call for a rematch. Over the past months, Manny Pacquiao actively tried to lure the American to the second match, and more recently Oscar De La Hoya suggested that a revenge with Saul Alvarez could generate more than one billion dollars.
Well, the cherry on the cake was the former UFC champion in two weight categories, Conor MacGregor, who recently commented on the episode on the Twitter page in a duel with Money Mayweather and noted that the rematch would be an interesting spectacle.
As always, the journalists could not ignore such statements and threw Mayweather with questions right in the middle of the street, which they usually do.
“Damn, everyone wants to rematch with me! I’m not worried about this. Better turn the light on my 18 million watches,” Floyd commented on a potential rematch with McGregor.
“De La Hoya said that the rematch with Kanelo will generate more than one billion,” the reporter said.
“Yes, yes, yes, no matter what anyone says. There is always chatter from someone. I don’t care, I already earned this amount, you know that. Damn, I’m not worried about this, no one beat me and can’t beat me. You yourself understand this,” exclaimed Floyd happily.