Tag: Floyd Mayweather
Bob Arum believes Manny Pacquiao is risking lasting damage by continuing to fight into his 40s.
Mayweather is 1 of just 7 pro fighters to have beaten Pacquiao, the only boxer to have won world titles in 8 weight divisions.
The 40-year-old Filipino icon faces arguably his most challenging assignment since losing to Floyd Mayweather in 2015's 'Fight of the Century'.
Reportedly, not even the prospect of another lucrative payday will tempt Floyd Mayweather back into the ring.
Mayweather did not make it into the top 100 as he only had an exhibition match last December in Japan.
Mayweather floored Nasukawa, a kickboxer less than half his age.
The 41-year-old unbeaten champion has been tempted out of retirement, again.
The pair are serving bans from the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) for their roles in a post-fight brawl between their entourages at UFC 229 in Las Vegas.
The two welterweights spoke about a possible sequel to their 2015 superfight, but no decision would be taken on a rematch until the New Year.
The unbeaten 41-year-old made headlines earlier this month when he said he was coming out of retirement for the fight.
Floyd Mayweather will take on Tenshin Nasukawa in a mixed martial arts fight in Saitama, though the specific rules are yet to be determined.
Floyd Mayweather was adamant that a fight with Khabib Nurmagomedov was "happening" provided it took place in the boxing ring.
Having beaten Conor McGregor, Khabib Nurmagomedov issued a challenge to undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather.
In a post on Instagram, former world welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather said he will come out of retirement to fight Manny Pacquiao once more.
McGregor will avoid prison as a result of his agreement, which calls for him to serve five days of community service, attend an anger management programme and pay for damages caused.
Forbes said entertainers on its 2018 Celebrity 100 list earned a combined $6.3 billion before tax, up 22% from last year's list.
Mayweather says that if he comes out of retirement it would be against the wishes of his trusted adviser Al Haymon.
Cheapest ticket listed on reseller StubHub is going for US$1,675 (RM7,200).
Pacquiao fuelled talk of "Pacquiao-Mayweather 2" when he invited the undefeated American, who retired in September 2015, to attend his successful comeback against Jesse Vargas in Las Vegas on November 5.
Mayweather admits he tosses out differing notions on the comeback possibilities depending on how he feels any given day.
Pacquiao said on Sunday that he is eager to avenge his 2015 loss to Mayweather and he doesn't feel the contract negotiations would be nearly as acrimonious as they were for the first fight.