Originally written on Backyard Sports Blog  |  Last updated 9/23/14

LAS VEGAS - SEPTEMBER 18: Boxers Floyd Mayweather Jr. (L) and Juan Manuel Marquez pose during their official weigh-in at the MGM Grand Garden Arena September 18, 2009 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The two will fight at the MGM on September 19. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
ESPN - Floyd Mayweather Jr. has been sentenced to 90 days in jail after pleading guilty Wednesday to a charge of misdemeanor battery domestic violence and no contest on two counts of harassment. Las Vegas Justice of the Peace Melissa Saragosa also ordered the 34-year-old Mayweather to complete 100 hours of community service and pay a $2,500 fine.The plea deal avoids an evidentiary hearing on felony grand larceny, coercion and robbery charges, plus misdemeanor domestic battery and harassment charges stemming from a September 2010 argument involving Mayweather's ex-girlfriend and two of their children.Mayweather could have faced 34 years in state prison if convicted of all charges.He will report to jail on Jan. 6. So I guess the May 5th fight against Pacquiao is officially off.  Yea, technically he won't still be in jail, but I'm guessing after being in jail for three months, he wouldn't be able to get ready for the biggest fight of his life in one month. There has to ...
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