Tag Archives: Floyd Mayweather

Floyd Mayweather: I have seven girlfriends because ‘having one is too close to having none’

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Floyd Mayweather has given fans an amusing insight into his life, from how many women he dates to how much money is in his bank, during an interview with a puppet. In a chat with Diego from the YouTube channel Awkward Puppets, Mayweather revealed he has seven girlfriends and 25 cars in Las Vegas alone, including a red Bugatti and a yellow Ferrari. Mayweather ...

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Floyd Mayweather denies breaking drug guidelines over IV use

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Floyd Mayweather has denied he broke any rules by having an infusion of saline and vitamins on the eve of his super-fight with Manny Pacquiao. A report claims  Mayweather was given an IV drip ahead of the 2 May bout and had received favourable treatment from the US Anti-Doping Agency (Usada). Usada countered in a statement that the report was ...

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WADA slammed over Floyd Mayweather Jr accusations

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Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) executive director Bob Bennett has “no problem” with Floyd Mayweather Jr over allegations the legendary boxer used a banned IV following his weigh-in for his fight against Manny Pacquiao in May. SB Nation reported that members of the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) made an unannounced visit to Mayweather’s Las Vegas home the afternoon before ...

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Mayweather’s final fight might show for free

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Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s unanimous win over Manny Pacquiao in May shattered the pay-per-view record with 4.4 million buys of the Showtime-HBO joint broadcast. But for what could be Mayweather’s final fight, CBS is apparently in play. A source told CBSSports.com that Mayweather has trimmed his list of possible opponents for the final fight of his Showtime contract, set for September, ...

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OPINION: 200,000 bucks for a title? Not Floyd Mayweather

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Radio Maxx’s Hans Andoh breaks down the issue surrounding Floyd Mayweather’s USD 200,000 “slap on the wrist” by the WBO and its decision to strip him of their title and concludes that the punishment does not take anything away from the boxer’s clout and legacy. The last thing the world wants to talk about at this time is that “Fight ...

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Floyd Mayweather stripped of WBO title won from Pacquiao

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Five-weight world champion Floyd Mayweather has been stripped of the WBO welterweight belt won from Manny Pacquiao in May. The 38-year-old failed to pay the WBO a $200,000 (£128,000) sanctioning fee by the 3 July deadline. Mayweather had been expected to relinquish the title by now, saying he planned to do so following his points victory over Pacquiao. Fellow American ...

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De La Hoya responds to Mayweather’s rematch challenge

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Oscar De La Hoya isn’t stepping back into the ring, even if it’s for a potential rematch against Floyd Mayweather. Hours after pound-for-pound king Mayweather said he’d put his 48-0 record on the line against longtime nemesis De La Hoya, the Golden Boy took to social media to say he is happily retired. “I’m happy, I’m content, I’m never coming ...

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Mayweather honoured with ‘The Best Ever’ trophy

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Floyd Mayweather may have the perfect record in the ring – having won WBC, WBO and WBA welterweight titles – but he looked humbled after being honoured with ‘The Best Ever’ award. The 38-year-old was at Spike TV’s Guys Choice awards when actor Robert De Niro presented him with the trophy. Mayweather defeated Manny Pacquiao in the $300million bout as ...

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Floyd Mayweather on Pacquiao injury: ‘losers have excuses’

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Floyd Mayweather says “winners win and losers have excuses” after Manny Pacquiao blamed a shoulder injury for his loss to the American in Las Vegas. Pacquiao is being sued in Nevada after being accused of lying about the shoulder injury he suffered pre-fight. The Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) says Pacquiao, 36, did not declare the problem, but the Filipino claims ...

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Manny Pacquiao sued after shoulder injury dishonesty claims

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Manny Pacquiao is the subject of a lawsuit in Nevada after being accused of lying over a shoulder injury sustained before his fight against Floyd Mayweather in Las Vegas. The Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) says Pacquiao, 36, did not declare the injury on a pre-fight questionnaire. But the fighter says he was transparent and a treatment plan had been agreed. ...

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