Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 9/15/14
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A list of six approved opponents for Floyd Mayweather's exclusive Showtime contract has been made public, including a few obvious candidates, such as current foe Robert Guerrero, and likely upcoming opponent Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, as well as a few less likely names -- such as Marcos Maidana and Alfredo Angulo. The final two names rounding out the list are Danny Garcia and Devon Alexander. While some individuals seem to believe that this means that Mayweather will specifically fight these six fighters in the next 30 months, completing his six-fight contract with Showtime, in truth, this list means absolutely nothing. Credit: Tom Hogan / Hoganphotos / GBP A list of "approved" opponents is quite common for fighters competing on one of the major television networks, particularly when they are locked up into a deal, such as Mayweather is here. The network doesn't want to be trapped and see the contracted fighter take on an unworthy or unknown opponent, and pay him a ransom to do so. Havi...
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