Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 11/4/14
Floyd Mayweather Jail Sentence Postponed Things are looking up for Floyd Mayweather, at least for the time being. According to the Associated Press, Mayweather does not have to report to jail today and begin serving his 90-day sentence. Instead, the judge has granted him a postponement of the sentence, under the assumption that he will be able to train for an upcoming May 5th "mega fight", in the words of manager Leonard Ellerbe. Credit: Will Hart - HBO The judge, Justice of the Peace Melissa Saragosa, made the decision and granted Mayweather his postponement this after hearing an argument not only for Mayweather and his obligations, such as already putting a contract in place to host a fight on May 5th at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, but also for the economic impact of Mayweather fighting to the community and region. According to Mayweather's legal team, his last 7 fights have brought in more than $1 billion in revenue to the Las Vegas community, and his May 5th date would bri...
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