Floyd Mayweather Jr.

American boxer and boxing promoter

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Floyd Mayweather Jr.: American boxer and boxing promoter
Floyd Joy Mayweather Jr. is an American professional boxing promoter and former professional boxer. He competed between 1996 and 2015, and made a one-fight comeback in 2017. During his career he won fifteen major world titles including The Ring in five weight classes, the lineal championship in four weight classes, and retired with an undefeated record. As an amateur, Mayweather won a bronze medal in the featherweight division at the 1996 Olympics, three U.S. Golden Gloves championships, and the U.S. national championship at featherweight.


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Mayweather Boxing Prodigy Danny Gonzalez Murder Case, 3rd Suspect Arrested

A third man has been arrested in connection with the murder of Floyd Mayweather boxing prodigy Danny Gonzalez, TMZ Sports has confirmed. Cops say 28-year-old Joseph Goldsmith turned himself in Monday.. - Published

Fight Talk: Floyd Mayweather, Logan Paul, Oleksandr Usyk, Derek Chisora, Mike Tyson

Floyd Mayweather has reportedly been approached by YouTuber Logan Paul to take part in an exhibition bout this year, plus more in this week's Fight Talk.
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Floyd Mayweather Approached for Logan Paul Boxing Match, No Deal Yet

Floyd Mayweather vs. Logan Paul?! Maybe ... Sources close to Mayweather tell TMZ Sports the undefeated legend has been approached with an offer to fight the YouTube star sometime in 2020 ... but as of.. - Published

Floyd Mayweather Boxing Prodigy Danny Gonzalez Shot Dead on Labor Day

Boxing prodigy Danny Gonzalez -- who signed with Floyd Mayweather's The Money Team in 2016 -- was shot and killed on Labor Day, officials confirm. The 22-year-old was hanging out in Moreno Valley, CA.. - Published

Floyd Mayweather's Biz Partner Proposes Police Reform to Root Out Racist Cops

One of Floyd Mayweather's top business associates is so outraged over the recent police shootings, he wrote up a new police reform proposal in the hopes of fixing the system. Brent Johnson is the CEO.. - Published

Dana White Still In Talks with Floyd Mayweather, Fight 'Very Possible'

Dana White says he's still talking with Floyd Mayweather about working together on another combat sports event -- telling TMZ Sports, "We're interested on both sides." Of course, Floyd made a handshake.. - Published

Josie Harris, Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s ex-girlfriend and mother of three of his children, died of accidental overdose

Josie Harris, the mother of three of Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s children, died from an accidental drug overdose. - Published

Floyd Mayweather offers to pay for George Floyd's funerals

floyd mayweather offers to pay for george floyd's funerals
(IANS) Boxing great Floyd Mayweather has offered to cover the funeral cost of George Floyd, the African-American man who died in police custody in the United States which has led to nationwide..
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Mayweather offers to cover funeral costs for George Floyd

Boxing great Floyd Mayweather has offered to cover the funeral expenses for George Floyd, the 46-year-old African-American man whose death while in police custody in Minneapolis prompted protests..
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Fight Talk: Tyson Fury, Mike Tyson, Dereck Chisora, Floyd Mayweather and Tommy Fury

Tyson Fury is lined up by Mike Tyson, Floyd Mayweather is in the ring and some British fighters are angry with one particular American.
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Mayweather rematch 'inevitable' says McGregor

Conor McGregor says he will win the "inevitable" rematch with Floyd Mayweather, Tyson Fury won't give Deontay Wilder step-aside money & fans welcome Eddie Hearn's garden party, plus more in this week's..
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Fight Talk: Floyd Mayweather, Conor McGregor, Mike Tyson, Evander Holyfield, Daniel Dubois

Floyd Mayweather says he’s “finished with boxing”, 1990s heavyweights call out Mike Tyson, and could Daniel Dubois beat Deontay Wilder? It's Fight Talk.
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'I will be one of world's best trainers' - Mayweather inspired by late uncle

Floyd Mayweather says he will be "one of the best trainers in the world" and take after his uncle Roger, who died in March, aged 58.
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Floyd Mayweather’s daughter Iyanna arrested for ‘stabbing NBA Youngboy’s lover’

floyd mayweather’s daughter iyanna arrested for ‘stabbing nba youngboy’s lover’
Iyanna Mayweather, here with dad Floyd, was reportedly arrested in Houston for an incident involving NBA Youngboy’s (right) lover (Picture: Instagram/ Iyanna Mayweather/ Getty) Floyd Mayweather’s..
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Roger Mayweather, uncle and trainer of Floyd Mayweather, dies at 58

Roger Mayweather, uncle and trainer of Floyd Mayweather, has died at the age of 58.
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Floyd Mayweather's ex-partner found dead in car

Josie Harris, mother to three of the boxer's children, was unresponsive on her California driveway.
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Reports say Floyd Mayweather’s ex-girlfriend found dead

reports say floyd mayweather’s ex-girlfriend found dead
Police in Los Angeles County are investigating the death of a woman found in Valencia, California, late Tuesday night. TMZ Sports is reporting that the woman is Josie Harris, the...
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Floyd Mayweather offers to buy ‘hell of a team’ Newcastle United

floyd mayweather offers to buy ‘hell of a team’ newcastle united
Floyd Mayweather would bring some serious entertainment to the Premier League (Picture: Getty Images) Boxing legend Floyd Mayweather has teased the possibility of buying Newcastle United, describing..
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Conor McGregor: Who next after UFC 246? Khabib, Mayweather, Masvidal, Usman or Pacquiao?

Floyd Mayweather, Manny Pacquiao, Jorge Masvidal, Kamaru Usman or Khabib Nurmagomedov - who will Conor McGregor fight next?
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Floyd Mayweather says he's 'coming out of retirement' in Instagram post

Former boxing champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. has not appeared in a boxing ring since 2017. That's going to change next year, per his Instagram. - Published

Floyd Mayweather Jr announces he will come out of retirement in 2020

floyd mayweather jr announces he will come out of retirement in 2020
Floyd Mayweather Jr has said he is coming out of retirement. The 42-year-old American has not fought since the 50th fight and 50th win of his career in August 2017. That was over UFC star Conor..
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Mayweather in UFC talks and says he will make comeback 'in 2020'

Former five-weight boxing world champion Floyd Mayweather says he is "coming out of retirement in 2020".
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Unhappy fans cannot sue over Mayweather-Pacquiao bout: U.S. court

A U.S. appeals court on Thursday said boxing fans who felt cheated after learning that Manny Pacquiao had been injured before fighting Floyd Mayweather Jr. cannot pursue class-action litigation because..
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Mayweather says he is done with 'brutal sport' of boxing

Boxing great Floyd Mayweather said his time in the ring is finished and that he is focused on other projects including his fast-growing chain of boxing fitness gyms and his high-profile promotion..
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Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao spar on social media, stirring up rematch hype

As boxing fans called for a rematch of a blockbuster 2015 bout, Mayweather took credit for Pacquiao's popularity. It continued from there on social. - Published

Want to stay relevant? Fight me, Manny Pacquiao tells Floyd Mayweather

want to stay relevant? fight me, manny pacquiao tells floyd mayweather
MANILA: Manny Pacquiao challenged Floyd Mayweather to face him again in the ring on Wednesday as the retired American star taunted the Filipino great about fighting on into his forties. Pacquiao, 40,..
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Floyd Mayweather vows to go ‘all-out’ to help China win medals at the Tokyo Olympics

floyd mayweather vows to go ‘all-out’ to help china win medals at the tokyo olympics
US boxing superstar Floyd Mayweather Jnr has been named a special adviser to the Chinese Boxing Federation as the country looks to improve on their medal count at next year’s Tokyo..
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Floyd Mayweather Drops Off Forbes' List, Lionel Messi Takes Top Spot

floyd mayweather drops off forbes' list, lionel messi takes top spot
Breaking News From #1 to not even listed Floyd Mayweather is NOT one of Forbes' highest-paid athletes of 2019 after taking the top honors one year ago. The business magazine released its list of the..
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