Displaying items by tag: Floyd Mayweather Jr


Floyd Mayweather: Net worth surges after Pacquiao fight

Jul 04, 2015 - 08:39PM ET
On May 2nd 2015, boxing's longtime pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Filipino icon Manny Pacquiao headlined the most lucrative fight card in the history of the sport.  

Floyd Mayweather to be stripped of WBO crown?

Jul 04, 2015 - 10:57AM ET
Various sources are reporting that the World Boxing Organization (WBO) is set to strip undefeated 147 and 154 lb. kingpin Floyd Mayweather Jr. of its version of the welterweight title.  

Floyd Mayweather: Next fight options for September

Jul 01, 2015 - 04:50PM ET
September 12th is scheduled to be the day Floyd Mayweather stages his 49th and presumably final professional fight - and it’s just eleven weeks away.  

Boxing 2015: The first 6 months

Jul 01, 2015 - 02:56AM ET
With the much-anticipated launch of network TV's new hit Premier Boxing Champions, the long time mega fight between all-time legends Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao finally coming to fruition, the return of top Pound for Pound stars Miguel Cotto and Andre…  

Floyd Mayweather's next fight: He's earned the right to face Andre Berto

Jun 25, 2015 - 11:05PM ET
Who will Floyd Mayweather fight next?  

Floyd Mayweather: Next fight against Andre Berto or Karim Mayfield?

Jun 18, 2015 - 11:23AM ET
After cruising to a unanimous decision over Manny Pacquiao last month, Floyd Mayweather insisted his final bout would be in September.  

Floyd Mayweather issued challenge by world's most destructive boxer

Jun 17, 2015 - 08:38PM ET
On May 2, unbeaten lineal welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather (48-0, 26 KOs) earned a twelve round unanimous decision over then-WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao (57-6-2, 38 KOs) in the highest grossing fight in boxing history.  

Floyd Mayweather vs Keith Thurman: Mutual opponent chimes in

Jun 04, 2015 - 11:45AM ET
With all of the banter revolving around the catch-weight issue of Saturday night’s “Cotto/Geale” match-up at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, a former four division world titlist is being somewhat overlooked on the afternoon of June 6.  

Mayweather vs Khan close? Did underwhelming performance secure fight?

Jun 02, 2015 - 10:29PM ET
Is no secret to any die-hard or casual fight fan that former Super Lightweight Champion Amir Khan is actively seeking a PPV pairing with pound for pound king and future first ballot Hall of Famer Floyd Mayweather Jr.  

Manny Pacquiao: Why he should continue to fight, regardless of Mayweather's decision

Jun 01, 2015 - 06:06PM ET
It was recently reported fight legend Manny Pacquiao is only interested in a rematch with Floyd Mayweather and no one else.  

Floyd Mayweather vs Amir Khan: Is it the biggest fight in boxing?

May 31, 2015 - 06:06PM ET
The May 2nd super showdown between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao couldn't possibly live up to all of the hype and was a disappointment for fans who expected to see a highly offensive, action-packed battle of attrition.  

Floyd Mayweather vs Amir Khan: Does The Money Team really want this?

May 25, 2015 - 01:58PM ET
Since Floyd Mayweather defeated Canelo Alvarez in September 2013, boxing superstar Amir Khan has been lobbying to no end to get the former in the ring.  

Floyd Mayweather next fight: Lucas Matthysse a great option, but...

May 20, 2015 - 07:53PM ET
Fresh off winning the biggest fight of his 19 year pro career and one of the most significant in the entire history of the  sport, Floyd Mayweather is contemplating next fight options.  

Mayweather vs Pacquiao rematch in 2016: What are the chances?

May 20, 2015 - 02:22PM ET
Apparently there have been rumors of a possible Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao rematch for next April.  
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Floyd's impending retirement and the impact it has on boxing's mainstream future

May 14, 2015 - 02:01PM ET
Is boxing devoid of the "next great pound for pound star"?