Floyd Mayweather Jr

Born: February 24, 1977 (age 41)

Height: 5'8" (173cm)

Hometown: Las Vegas, Nevada
Nationality: United States American

Floyd Mayweather Jnr
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Tony Bellow on the pitch at the League Cup semi-final between Manchester City and Everton on January 6, 2016
Tony Bellew holds talks over UFC fight with Michael Bisping
Heavyweight boxer Tony Bellew confirms that he has held talks about crossing over into UFC to fight Michael Bisping.
Apr 24, 11:47
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Floyd Mayweather Jr, Conor McGregor rematch 'to take place in UFC Octagon'
Conor McGregor's mooted rematch with Floyd Mayweather Jr will allegedly take place in a UFC Octagon with modified rules.
Apr 10, 13:01
Newcastle chairman Mike Ashley pictured in November 2014
Floyd Mayweather Jr wants to purchase Newcastle United, sign Cristiano Ronaldo
Retired boxing legend Floyd Mayweather Jr says that he will consider purchasing Newcastle United from Mike Ashley if the right opportunity presents itself.
Mar 19, 18:52
Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring during the Champions League game between Borussia Dortmund and Real Madrid on September 26, 2017
Cristiano Ronaldo: "I am the best player in history"
Cristiano Ronaldo insists that "there is no-one more complete" than him, having won the Ballon d'Or award for a fourth time in five years.
Dec 8, 20:41
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Who will contest the next Las Vegas super-fight?
With the world middleweight showdown between Saul Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin now in the record books, who will contest the next super-fight to take place in Las Vegas?
Sep 28, 09:55
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Report: Rio Ferdinand to announce new career in professional boxing
Former Manchester United footballer Rio Ferdinand is reportedly due to announce that he is taking up professional boxing.
Sep 18, 20:30
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Giuseppe Rossi brands Mayweather-McGregor fight a 'disgrace'
Footballer Giuseppe Rossi expresses his outrage about Floyd Mayweather Jr's super-fight against Conor McGregor.
Aug 27, 12:15
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Nathan Cleverly retires after losing WBA light-heavyweight title
Nathan Cleverly retires from professional boxing after losing his WBA light-heavyweight title to Badou Jack.
Aug 27, 11:31
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Floyd Mayweather Jr: 'Conor McGregor better than I expected'
Floyd Mayweather Jr says that Conor McGregor was a tougher boxing opponent that he expected him to be.
Aug 27, 09:25
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Conor McGregor: 'Referee stopped Floyd Mayweather Jr fight too early'
Conor McGregor says that referee Robert Byrd brought his super-fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr to a premature end.
Aug 27, 09:11
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Conor McGregor intends to "flatten" Floyd Mayweather Jr
Conor McGregor believes that he will earn the respect of many by "flattening" Floyd Mayweather Jr when they meet in a boxing ring next weekend.
Aug 22, 14:06
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Lennox Lewis: Floyd Mayweather Jr, Conor McGregor fight "a farce"
Lennox Lewis insists that next weekend's high-profile meeting between Floyd Mayweather Jr and Conor McGregor should not be classed as a "serious fight".
Aug 20, 12:54
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Floyd Mayweather Jr, Conor McGregor have 8oz gloves approved
Floyd Mayweather Jr and Conor McGregor have their request to wear lighter boxing gloves accepted ahead of their Las Vegas showdown.
Aug 16, 18:59
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Paulie Malignaggi: 'I heard Conor McGregor whimper'
Paulie Malignaggi claims that Conor McGregor 'whimpered' when he was hit by body shots in their boxing sparring sessions.
Aug 8, 21:00
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Sky Sports wins rights to show Floyd Mayweather Jr, Conor McGregor
Sky Sports Box Office will screen the highly-anticipated showdown between Floyd Mayweather Jr and Conor McGregor on August 26.
Jul 31, 17:44
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Floyd Mayweather Jr aims homophobic slur at Conor McGregor
Floyd Mayweather Jr is criticised for directing a homophobic slur at Conor McGregor during the media tour to promote their Las Vegas fight.
Jul 15, 11:44
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Conor McGregor vows to knock Floyd Mayweather Jr out inside four rounds
UFC champions Conor McGregor vows to knock Floyd Mayweather out inside four rounds when the pair meet in their boxing superfight on August 26.
Jul 12, 14:14
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Conor McGregor, Floyd Mayweather fight confirmed
UFC star Conor McGregor will take on undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather in Las Vegas on August 26, both fighters confirm.
Jun 14, 22:38
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Floyd Mayweather Jr: 'Kell Brook has it rough against Errol Spence Jr'
Former pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr questions whether Kell Brook has fully recovered from his fight with Gennady Golovkin in September.
Apr 18, 12:57
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Date set for Kell Brook, Errol Spence Jr showdown
Matchroom Sport announces that Kell Brook is scheduled to defend his IBF welterweight title against Errol Spence Jr on May 27 at Bramall Lane.
Mar 22, 16:11
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Floyd Mayweather Jr has £120,000 worth of possessions stolen from his home
Floyd Mayweather Jr reportedly has £120,000 worth of items stolen from his Las Vegas mansion.
Mar 1, 11:12
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Floyd Mayweather Jr urges Conor McGregor to begin negotiations over potential fight
Floyd Mayweather Jr tells Conor McGregor to kickstart negotiations about a big-money bout between the pair.
Feb 15, 09:53
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Floyd Mayweather Jr: 'Conor McGregor fight very close'
Floyd Mayweather Jr says that he is "very, very close" to securing a fight with MMA star Conor McGregor.
Feb 14, 21:13
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Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather may be the biggest fight of 2017
A fight between champions Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather is expected draw in millions of boxing and UFC fans as well as millions of dollars in revenue along with them.
Feb 2, 11:09
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Floyd Mayweather Jr "would love to work" with James DeGale
James DeGale is "one of the best fighters out there" who has the potential to become a superstar of boxing, according to Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Jan 15, 20:43
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Ricky Hatton: "I tried to kill myself several times"
British boxing legend Ricky Hatton reveals that he tried to kill himself on several occasions in a battle with depression.
Dec 29, 20:45
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Paulie Malignaggi talks up Conor McGregor boxing bout
Two-weight world champion Paulie Malignaggi talks up a bout between himself and two-weight UFC champion Conor McGregor, who has been given a boxing licence.
Dec 3, 10:13
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UFC star Conor McGregor offered route into WWE by Triple H
UFC star Conor McGregor 'has got what it takes' to succeed in WWE, according wrestling legend Triple H.
Nov 14, 20:04
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Bob Arum: 'Floyd Mayweather Jr, Manny Pacquiao rematch could happen'
Promoter Bob Arum says that the rematch between Floyd Mayweather Jr and Manny Pacquiao has a "75%" chance of happening in 2017.
Nov 9, 13:44
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Wayne Bridge confirmed for 'I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here!'
Former England international Wayne Bridge is confirmed for this year's series of I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here!.
Nov 7, 23:01
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Liam Smith calls for fair scoring from judges against Saul Alvarez
WBO super-welterweight champion Liam Smith calls for fair scoring from the officials ahead of his fight with Saul Alvarez in Texas.
Sep 17, 11:59
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Eddie Hearn: 'Kell Brook can become global star if he defeats Gennady Golovkin'
Eddie Hearn says that Kell Brook can become the world's best boxer if he defeats Gennady Golovkin in tonight's middleweight title fight in London.
Sep 10, 12:05
Joshua Buatsi in action at the Rio Olympics on August 14, 2016
Joshua Buatsi humbled by Floyd Mayweather Jr comments at Olympic Games
Great Britain's Joshua Buatsi says that Floyd Mayweather Jr has tipped him to become a future world champion in the professional ranks.
Aug 15, 03:51
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Manny Pacquiao to face Jessie Vargas in comeback fight
Manny Pacquiao's manager announces that the former eight-division champion will come out of retirement to face Jessie Vargas on November 5.
Aug 4, 14:25
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Saul Alvarez, Liam Smith clash to be staged at home of Dallas Cowboys
Liam Smith will defend his WBO super-welterweight title against Saul Alvarez at the AT & T Stadium, which has a capacity of 80,000.
Jul 18, 14:29
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Liam Smith to face Canelo Alvarez in world title fight in US this September
WBO super-welterweight champion Liam Smith will take on Canelo Alvarez in the United States on September 17.
Jun 25, 12:16
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Floyd Mayweather Jr coy on potential return
Floyd Mayweather Jr says that he has been made some 'crazy offers' to return to the ring, just nine months after announcing his retirement.
May 2, 14:15
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Amir Khan: 'I will have to be smart against Saul Alvarez'
Amir Khan admits that he will have to execute a smart gameplan in order to nullify Saul Alvarez's size advantage when he faces the WBC middleweight champion in Las Vegas.
Feb 3, 17:16
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Amir Khan to fight Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez in Las Vegas on May 7
Amir Khan reveals that he will fight WBC middleweight champion Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez in Las Vegas on May 7.
Feb 2, 17:13
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Floyd Mayweather Jr expects Badou Jack, James DeGale unification clash
Floyd Mayweather Jr says that Badou Jack, whom he represents, and James DeGale will meet in a super-middleweight unification clash at some point in the future.
Feb 2, 10:30

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