The unending quest to determine Floyd Mayweather's opponent for his scheduled May 4th fight in Las Vegas continues with an added twist today. Mayweather has implied that suddenly Devon Alexander has emerged as the "front runner" to land the fight, in what would be a unification bout at Welterweight. Take a look at what Mayweather had to say and what it all could mean right here.
Here's what Floyd Mayweather Tweeted out:
The negotiations for my fight are almost done. The front runner is IBF Champion Devon Alexander. It’d be a unification bout at welterweight.
Hmmm. Didn't Devon Alexander's fight against Kell Brook just get postponed due to an "injury" that Alexander suffered in camp? Was it really just an excuse to pursue a much more lucrative, high-profile bout against Mayweather?
Mayweather vs. Alexander is an interesting fight, although I don't find it as interesting as I would find Mayweather vs. Robert Guerrero or Saul "Canelo" Alvarez. I also have a hard time envisioning their...