A year after Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s retirement and less than two months before Senator Manny Pacquiao’s return bout at age 37, it’s clear that boxing will require some youthful talents to replenish the sport. By coincidence, some of the leading candidates to become the sport’s next big face are...
By Patrick McHugh: Former five division world champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. has officially given up on the idea of fighting UFC star Conor McGregor. The 39-year-old Mayweather says he attempted to [...] The post Mayweather gives up on Conor McGregor fight appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Being Canelo Alvarez means never having to say you're sorry. Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s co-star in one of history's most lucrative fights three years ago subsequently jumped to middleweight, won a lineal title and gave it up rather thanShow More Summary
By Dan Ambrose: Superstar boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. says he thinks middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin was losing his fight last Saturday night against Kell Brook at the time of the stoppage [...] The post Mayweather: We’re waiting for Golovkin to move up appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By Scott Gilfoid: Liam Smith’s trainer Joe Gallagher has some crazy visions in his head about a future fight against Floyd Mayweather Jr. for Smith if he beats Mexican superstar Saul Canelo Alvarez [...] The post Liam Smith’s trainer thinks Mayweather fight is possible appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By Chris Williams After almost a year and half since his one-sided 12 round unanimous decision loss to Floyd Mayweather Jr., former eight division world champion Manny Pacquiao still thinks he did [...] The post Pacquiao in denial about loss to Mayweather appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor have been teasing a potential fight for months, prompting a great debate about who would win in a fight between a boxer and mixed martial artist. Manny Pacquiao, who lost to Mayweather in May 2015,...Show More Summary
WBC president Mauricio Sulaiman shows off a custom belt during a press conference (Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports) In light of Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s “retirement,” the WBC decided to crown his successor by pitting super-welterweights...Show More Summary
By Chris Williams: It’s time for me to clear up the confusion with all the ragged pound-for-pound lists that I’ve seen floating around the boxing world. We all know that Floyd Mayweather Jr. still [...] The post Chris Williams’ top 10 pound-for-pound list appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By Allan Fox: Floyd “Money” Mayweather Jr. is back in training and it has a lot of boxing fans wondering whether he’ll soon be announcing his comeback to see win No.50. Mayweather, 39, posted [...] The post Mayweather back in training appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By Dan Ambrose: Floyd Mayweather Jr. is gone from boxing with him retiring last year, and Saul “Canelo” Alvarez is seen by his promoter Oscar De La Hoya of Golden Boy Promotions as the replacement [...] The post De La Hoya: Canelo has replaced Mayweather appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Say what you will about Floyd Mayweather Jr’s history as a professional prizefighter, but the man can never be accused of not having any taste any cars. Money May once again flaunted that taste for all the world to see when he became the first customer to place an order for the just-unveiled Kode57 supercar. Show More Summary
By Allan Fox: In what has to be seen as bad news for Manny Pacquiao and his promoter Bob Arum, superstar Floyd Mayweather Jr. is showing no interest in coming out of retirement to continue his boxing [...] The post Mayweather not interested in comeback appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By Rishad Marquardt: One can’t have a detailed discussion on the career of Manny Pacquiao without talking about Floyd Mayweather Jr., and with it, few people would resist the temptation to compare [...] The post O Manny, Where Art Thou? appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Errol Spence Jr. has a goal. He wants to be the undisputed world welterweight champion, and he doesn't plan on waiting around too long before making his push for the throne recently occupied by all-time greats such as Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao. Spence faces once-beaten Leonard Bundu Sunday afternoon at 5 p.m. Show More Summary
Despite the fact that it never happened, Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather Jr. will go down as one of 2016's most talked-about fights. But if you thought that discussion ended when McGregor was booked to fight at UFC 202—which is set for Aug. Show More Summary
Manny Pacquiao's promoter, Bob Arum, believes the Filipino would beat Floyd Mayweather Jr. if the two were to step into the ring for a rematch. According to Filipino website Rappler (h/t Edward Chaykovsky of BoxingScene.com), Arum mentioned Money as a possible opponent for Pacquiao: Mayweather may be a possibility. Show More Summary
By Allan Fox: Conor McGregor, one of the best fighters in UFC, says he’s still interested in fighting boxing superstar Floyd Mayweather Jr. if he comes up with the money to make the fight happen. [...] The post Conor McGregor still interested in Mayweather fight appeared first on Boxing News 24.
The new faces of boxing are getting a shot at establishing themselves as the successors to the retired Floyd Mayweather Jr. and aging Manny Pacquiao, now a senator in the Philippines. But the criteria for making The Times' top 10 boxing power rankings extends beyond pure talent. Charisma, popularity...
Manny Pacquiao's promoter Bob Arum believes the Filipino would beat Floyd Mayweather Jr. if the two were to step into the ring for a rematch. According to Filipino website Rappler (h/t Edward Chaykovsky of BoxingScene.com), Arum mentioned Money as a possible opponent for Pacquiao: Mayweather may be a possibility. Show More Summary