By Allan Fox: For some fans hoping to find the next superstar in the Floyd Mayweather Jr. mold, they were sadly disappointed last Saturday night with a less than Mayweather-esque performance from unbeaten [...] The post Crawford vs. Postol PPV numbers rumored to be 50K appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Boxing has entered a summer of opportunity for the new faces of the sport to establish themselves as the successors to the retired Floyd Mayweather Jr. and aging Philippines Senator Manny Pacquiao. Every potential heir to the pound-for-pound throne has or will fight between June 1 and the end of...
By Jaime Ortega: Unlike the Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao age, this generation of welterweights presents a wider diversity of boxing styles. Whomever comes on top in this era should rank [...] The post Thurman, Crawford, Vargas, Garcia and Brook have it tough appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By Jaime Ortega: Contrary to popular opinion, I don’t see any indication outside of Bob Arum where Manny Pacquiao has officially stated that he is ready to fight again. A columnist for the Manila [...] The post Reality check: Terrence Crawford is not Floyd Mayweather Jr. appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Photo by Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports The crooked and misshapen nose tells a story of a guy who has survived decades in a business known for double crosses. It is a tough guy's nose, one that speaks to a willingness to throw down over slights real or imagined. There's more to Jesse Reid than that nose, but it's a good place to start. Show More Summary
Move over, Floyd Mayweather Jr.! You're not the only boxer willing to mix it up with current Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Featherweight king Conor McGregor. According to a recent report by Flo Combat, former WBA (Super) and IBF...Show More Summary
By Allan Fox: It doesn’t look like superstar Floyd Mayweather Jr. will be returning to the ring to face Manny Pacquiao anytime soon. According to Pacquiao’s promoter Bob Arum, he reached out to [...] The post Arum says Mayweather not planning ring return appeared first on Boxing News 24.
The Internal Revenue Service says taxpayers should use any legitimate tax break to which they're entitled to help reduce their tax bills. Professional boxer Floyd Mayweather, Jr., however, seems to be pushing that recommendation. Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Show More Summary
By Dan Ambrose: Trainer Freddie Roach doesn’t believe that IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin can be the guy that takes the baton from Floyd Mayweather Jr. to carry [...] The post Roach: Golovkin must beat Ward to become #1 fighter appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Being from New York, I'm sure Jon Jones remembers this guy. The good news is, Floyd Mayweather Jr. can call "Bones," but he won't for reasons yet to be determined. Hey, I'm sure "Money" is a busy fella now that he's retired and off doing... Show More Summary
By Jaime Ortega: I’ve followed Errol Spence Jr. since he fought in 2012 in the Olympics. He recently emerged as the next messiah to transcend Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao’s reign. The legend [...] The post Errol Spence Jr. the truth or another hype job? appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Larry Brown Sports, Floyd Mayweather Sends Strip Club $20,000 Tax Bill After Making It Rain: Floyd Mayweather Jr. made it rain so hard at a Las Vegas strip club a couple years back that he thinks he deserves a tax break for it. Tax documents obtained by the Daily Mail...
By Allan Fox: 39-year-old Floyd Mayweather Jr. says might come back to boxing to fight again for the right price. Mayweather has said repeatedly that if he does fight again, it would be for a nine-figure [...] The post Mayweather: “For the right price, I may come back” appeared first on Boxing News 24.
There’s a code to decipher when Floyd Mayweather Jr. speaks. Though his words may be heartfelt at that instant, his position is subject to change based on any event in the boxing world or even the break of a new day. It’s been more than eight months since Mayweather, 38, announced he would retire...
By Allan Fox: WBA World welterweight champion Keith “One Time” Thurman (26-0, 22 KOs) wants to become a big star and make the big money that guys like Floyd Mayweather Jr. made during his career. [...] The post Purses: Thurman $1.4M, Porter $1M appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By Eric Baldwin: Top Rank promoter Bob Arum sees his two fighters Terence Crawford and Vasyl Lomachenko as the two biggest stars in boxing now that Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao are both [...] The post Arum could match Lomachenko against Crawford appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By Eric Baldwin: WBC welterweight champion Danny Garcia (32-0, 18 KOs) sees a fight against Floyd Mayweather Jr. is a possibility for him as soon as Mayweather comes out of retirement to resume his [...] The post Danny Garcia: A fight against Floyd Mayweather Jr. is realistic appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By Eric Baldwin: The sports of boxing have been hurting since Floyd Mayweather Jr. retired last September, leaving a huge vacancy that has yet to be filled. However, after months of searching for the [...] The post Lomachenko: The next Mayweather? appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By Chris Williams: WBA World welterweight champion Keith “One Time” Thurman (26-0, 22 KOs) says he’s tired of talking about Floyd Mayweather Jr. He thinks that fight fans should let Mayweather [...] The post Thurman wants fans to encourage Mayweather to fight him appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Retired welterweight boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr., among the highest paid athletes in the world, has put a few of his many millions to good use, buying a home in Miami Beach for $7.7 million in an all-cash deal. Completed in 2015, “Money” Mayweather’s new Florida home has an ultramodern vibe with...