Contract extension talks between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Showtime/CBS reportedly are holding up the announcement of the boxer’s upcoming September fight, though a Showtime exec denies that is the case. ESPN’s Dan Rafael reported Monday that the reason Mayweather’s Sept. 12 fight against Andre Berto has not been finalized is because Showtime/CBS wants the rights...Read More
There were some rumors that Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s next fight would air on CBS rather than pay-per-view, but it appears that will not be the case. Mayweather has plans to fight in mid-September like usual, reportedly against Andre Berto, though his opponent has not been officially announced. Rumors said the fight might air for free...Read More
Marvin Hagler joined Twitter on Thursday and wasted little time making his presence felt. The Boxer Hall of Famer sent a tweet calling out Floyd Mayweather Jr. and telling him to fight GGG — Gennady Golovkin. They say Floyd Mayweather vs Andre Berto will be free on CBS. Man they should PAY US to watch...Read More
It's official, Floyd Mayweather will fight once again on September 12th versus Andre Berto. Because nothing else will be on, everyone will watch this fight. The post I Guess We’ll All Begrudgingly Watch Floyd Mayweather Vs. Andre Berto On Sept. 12 appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
For all the talk about Floyd Mayweather supposedly wanting an “easy” fight come September, it looks like he may be getting his wish. Michael Woods of The Sweet Science broke the news Tuesday that the five-division champion is officially slated to fight Andre Berto on September 12. The bout will be broadcast on CBS instead...Read More
Floyd Mayweather’s fight with Manny Pacquiao shattered pay-per-view records, but his last hurrah might not cost you very much. In fact, it might not cost you at all. The boxer will fight again on September 12, though Mayweather’s camp hasn’t decided on an opponent. Mayweather has said it will be his 49th and final match, and now, a source told CBSSports.com that it could...
Floyd Mayweather officially has been stripped of his welterweight title. Reports surfaced that the World Boxing Organization planned to take action if Mayweather, who is in violation of WBO rules by holding multiple titles simultaneously, did not pay sanctioning fees and relinquish the title of his own accord by last Friday at 4:30 p.m. The WBO made the announcement Monday in a...
Laila Ali spoke candidly about Floyd Mayweather during a recent appearance on CBS Sports’ “We Need to Talk,” and she expressed a tremendous amount of pity for him instead of assumed derision given his troubled past and disturbing history of domestic violence. Ali, who said she supports Mayweather and is friendly with his family, said...Read More The post Laila Ali pities Floyd...
Suge Knight is in jail while he awaits trial for murder, but he’s hoping he won’t be there for long. The Death Row Records co-founder and former CEO had a follow-up arraingment Thursday in Los Angeles, where he’s accused of killing local businessman Terry Carter in a hit-and-run. Knight received a July 7 trial date, but he believes a friend will pay his $10 million bail...
Floyd Mayweather has a well-earned reputation for sparing no expense when it comes to trying to live up to his “Money” nickname, and of course he isn’t afraid to show off just how much cash he routinely has at his disposal. The kind of over-the-top, big cash indulgences for which the boxer has become famous...Read More The post Floyd Mayweather has $25K mouthguard lined with...
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