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...
By Allan Fox: If Floyd Mayweather Jr. wants to fight in September this year, he’s going to need to find another opponent rather than trying to fight Conor McGregor. The reason for that is McGregor [...] The post Mayweather won’t be fighting Conor McGregor in September appeared first on Boxing News 24.
American super-boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. made more than $200 million for his fight with Manny Pacquiao last May, so what should he get for punching a woman in the face or slamming a car door against her head? Many would say Mayweather should get jail time, because he has done both and more. Show More Summary
By Scott Gilfoid: WBO middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders (23-0, 12 KOs) says he’s not in favor of Floyd Mayweather Jr. fighting UFC champion Conor McGregor in a boxing match. Saunders thinks [...] The post Saunders: McGregor should fight me, then Mayweather appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By Allan Fox: In a strange move, Floyd Mayweather Jr. reportedly told trainer Freddie Roach to agree to train UFC fighter Conor McGregor if he’s asked by him to train him for their proposed fight. [...] The post Mayweather wants Roach to train McGregor appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By Jeff Aranow: Many boxing fans are hoping that Floyd Mayweather Jr. (49-0, 26 KOs) doesn’t wind up facing MMA fighter Conor McGregor (0-0) this year or ever in a boxing match due to the fight potentially [...] The post Is Mayweather vs. McGregor worth $100 on PPV? appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By Chris Williams: WBA World welterweight champion Keith “One Time” Thurman (26-0, 22 KOs) thinks Floyd Mayweather Jr. avoided a fight with him when he was still fighting. Thurman appears to be [...] The post Thurman says Mayweather avoided him appeared first on Boxing News 24.
In a visit to boxing coach Freddie Roach last week, Floyd Mayweather Jr. asked the well-known trainer to work with UFC champion Conor McGregor for their upcoming fight.
By Allan Fox: In what has to be interpreted as a huge hint by Floyd Mayweather Jr. that he plans on going through with his circus fight against MMA fighter Conor McGregor, Mayweather posted a fight [...] The post Floyd posts McGregor vs. Mayweather PPV fight poster on Instagram appeared first on Boxing News 24.
The idea of a boxing match between Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Featherweight titleholder Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather Jr. has taken the sports world hostage over the past couple of weeks. While it's more likely that McGregor...Show More Summary
Photo by Billie Weiss/Zuffa LLC You might not be aware of this—because the two men involved are notoriously publicity shy and the story’s been wildly underreported—but undefeated boxing legend Floyd Mayweather Jr. and MMA star Conor McGregor might face each other in a boxing match. Show More Summary
By Jeff Aranow: Boxer Chris Van Heerden is giving UFC champion Conor McGregor a puncher’s chance against Floyd Mayweather Jr. if the two of them face each other this year on September 17. It’s [...] The post McGregor would have a chance against Mayweather appeared first on Boxing News 24.
What would encourage Floyd Mayweather Jr. to pay a visit to Manny Pacquiao’s Hollywood gym? Perhaps a rematch of the richest one-day sporting event in history? Pacquiao’s trainer, Freddie Roach, told the Los Angeles Times on Tuesday that the unbeaten and retired Mayweather (49-0) has paid two visits...