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Mayweather Sr. picks Robert Duran over Julio Cesar Chavez Sr. in fantasy fight

So we all love talking fantasy fights. It is a theme amongst boxing fans in which it allows them to tout how great their favorite fighter was regardless of the era they were in. It makes for some fun and sometimes feisty fodder amongst fans but one thing is for sure, it makes whoever they are talking about relevant against the sands of time. Floyd Mayweather Sr. is no different from...
Via Fight Hub TV
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather Sr. thinks Marcos Maidana fought dirty

Floyd Mayweather Sr. is known for being a trash-talker who doesn’t give much credit to fighters other than his son, and that’s exactly how he was after “Money” beat Marcos Maidana via majority decision Saturday. Floyd Sr. was interviewed by Hustle Boss on Monday, two days after Floyd’s narrow win over Maidana (I thought it […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather Sr. “Bradley was throwing punches like a girl”

With the rematch between Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley now in the books, the attention of the boxing world has turned over to Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Marcos Maidana. It happens one week from today but that hasn’t stopped boxing fans from talking about what they thought of Pacquiao’s win over the determined Bradley. So while I was at the Mayweather Boxing Club in Las Vegas...
Via Fight Hub TV
April 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Mayweather Jr., Mayweather Sr. and Richard Schaefer on Bob Arum’s boycott comments

While attending media day for “The Moment” Tuesday at the Mayweather Boxing Club in Las Vegas, I asked the same question to three people: Floyd Mayweather Jr, Floyd Mayweather Sr. and Golden Boy CEO Richard Schaefer, “What is your response to Top Rank’s Bob Arum telling fans to boycott Mayweather’s bouts in order to help get a fight with Manny Pacquiao made?” The three...
Via Fight Hub TV
April 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather Sr. To Fight Robert Guerrero’s Father? (Video)

The lingering feud between Floyd Mayweather Sr. and Ruben Guerrero could turn into an actually official boxing match. The feud turned serious when the two fathers got into this altercation during the filming of a reality tv boxing show. Now one month later, TMZ is reporting that the two proud boxing fathers were recently seen eating breakfast together in Los Angeles and confirmed...
Via Thacover2
February 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather Sr To Fight Robert Guerrero’s Father? (Video)

The lingering feud between Floyd Mayweather Sr. and Ruben Guerrero could turn into an actually official boxing match. The feud turned serious when the two fathers got into this altercation during the filming of a reality tv boxing show. Now one month later, TMZ is reporting that the two proud boxing fathers were recently seen eating breakfast together in Los Angeles and confirmed...
Via BlackSportsOnline
February 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather Sr. to Referee Zimmerman vs. DMX PPV Fight

If I had to bet, I don’t think this fight is ever going to happen, but the buzz from it has crossed over to mainstream news. CBS News is reporting that Floyd Mayweather Sr. is slated to be the referee and the promoter is really trying to hype it up. Feldman says he’s chosen rap star DMX, whose real name is Earl Simmons to fightGeorge Zimmerman, the man known for the fatal shooting...
Via BlackSportsOnline
February 05, 2014  |  Discuss

DMX To Fight George Zimmerman In Celebrity Boxing Match

Out of the spotlight for a few years now, rapper DMX is turning his attention the squared circle where he’ll meet George Zimmerman, the former neighborhood watch officer who was found not guilty in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin. Zimmerman had been looking for an opponent for a celebrity boxing match for some time, receiving more than 15,000 email responses, but ultimately...
Via NESN.com
February 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather Sr. fights Robert Guerrero’s father outside gym (Video)

Floyd Mayweather Sr. is 61 years old and retired from boxing, but the elder Mayweather proved earlier this week that he has not thrown his last punch. On Wednesday, Mayweather Sr. got into a fight with Ruben Guerrero, the father of professional boxer Robert “The Ghost” Guerrero, outside a boxing gym in Las Vegas. TMZ […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather Sr. Gets In Fight With Robert Guerrero’s Dad (Video)

Not sure why two overly grown men would get in an argument so heated that it comes to blows, but according to TMZ that is exactly what happened between 61-year old Floyd Mayweather Sr. and Ruben Guerrero — the father of interim WBC welterweight champion Robert “The Ghost” Guerrero. We’re told both men were at the gym to shoot some footage for a reality show … when they...
Via BlackSportsOnline
January 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather Sr. and Ruben Guerrero are back at it again

If you recall the build up to the Mayweather vs Guerrero match last year, then you remember that the beef between the two fighters fathers was also must see tv. Now since then they have reunited for a phootshoot, once again both men get into an altercation and both men had to be restrained. Take a look for yourself: Related posts: Shane Mosley Says Floyd Mayweather May Have Done...
Via No Guts, No Glory
January 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Freddie Roach roasts Floyd Mayweather Sr., says he looks like ‘Predator’

The trash talking regarding Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao doesn’t only go one way. Floyd has been active on social media the past week talking all kinds of trash. Prior to Christmas, he sent out his “Christmas card” that totally ripped Pacquiao. A few days later, Floyd shared a photo on Twitter of a […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Manuel Avila Dazzles And Paul Mendez Draws In Northern California

Northern California was the scene for this week’s edition of Monday Night Boxing that featured a course of promising talent with a side order of surprise. Eight bouts graced the Redwood City SportsHouse with Manuel “Tino” Avila (12-0, 4 KOs), Paul Mendez (14-2-1, 6 KOs), and Jonathan Chicas (10-1, 4 KOs) garnering the national spotlight on Fox Sports 1 for this local showcase...
Via The Queensbury Rules
October 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Mayweather says dad used to beat him with belt or extension cord

Floyd Mayweather Jr. and his father Floyd Mayweather Sr. have very different recollections of the younger Mayweather’s childhood. Mayweather Sr. has been credited with teaching his son the defensive skills he has used to become one of the greatest boxers of all time, but at what cost? Mayweather Jr’s mother was a drug addict who […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather Sr: “If you get a draw for getting beat up, boxing is going nowhere”

Is it to much to ask to have Floyd Mayweather Sr. rhyme in every interview? I find myself disappointed when he doesn’t answer Marcos Villegas’ questions in non-limerick form. After the fight on Saturday night, Floyd Mayweather Sr. took a step into the light and answered the questions about his son’s judging plight. The real question is if the judges can make it right, because...
Via Fight Hub TV
September 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather Sr. “I feel for De La Hoya” talks Canelo Alvarez’s weight and Roger Mayweather’s training.

The Mayweather’s and Oscar De La Hoya have a long history, going back to Money Mayweather’s battle with De La Hoya in 2007. They are more than intertwined at just the combat level, their businesses have also crossed over, and have been fruitful for everyone involved. Just a few days ago, Oscar De La Hoya dropped the bomb that he would not be attending this weekend’s mega-fight...
Via Fight Hub TV
September 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather Sr. Questions Canelo’s Stamina; Predicts Knockout

Canelo has been known to take rounds off here and there. His dedication to training has also been questioned in the past. You would think in the biggest fight of his life, that he wouldn’t have cut any corners, but Floyd Mayweather Sr. is not convinced. “One thing I saw in the Trout fight was [Trout] never went to the body. Never hit him one time. And guess what? [Canelo] ran...
Via BlackSportsOnline
September 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Mayweather Sr: “Even at Floyd’s age he is faster than all of them” busts a rhyme for the press

You don’t have to be reminded often that the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree, and Floyd Mayweather Sr. is the ultimate example of this theory. Floyd Mayweather Jr. is flashy for a reason, and he talks the way he talks and walks the way he walks because his Daddy taught him how. He will shock your mind, he’s one of a kind, the greatest trainer of all time. He’s the best...
Via Fight Hub TV
September 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Oscar De La Hoya “Mayweather vs. Canelo is similar to Sugar Ray Leonard vs. Floyd Mayweather Sr.”

Whenever a big time match up is announced we like to look at fights from the past with similar fighters and styles to give us a better foresight on how that match will end up. When Mayweather vs. Canelo was announced two fights immediately popped into our heads, Mayweather vs. Oscar De La Hoya and Pernell Whitaker vs. Oscar De La Hoya. In both instances, it was defense master versus...
Via Fight Hub TV
September 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather Sr. has mole inside Canelo Alvarez’s camp?

Floyd Mayweather Sr. says he has some inside sources at Canelo Alvarez’s camp leaking information to him. Floyd Sr. is back working with his son for the second fight in a row after the two previously had a falling out. Chris Robinson at Hustle Boss caught up with Floyd Sr. in Las Vegas last week, […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather Sr: ‘Broner Hasn’t Fought a Real Fighter’

Floyd Mayweather and Adrien Broner have made it known on many occasions that they would never square off in the ring, but Floyd, Sr thinks that that line of thinking won’t last forever.  In an interview with MLive, Mayweather, Sr said that Broner has faced a lot of stiffs and hasn’t had a real fighter in front of him. “There can always be something there that makes you fight...
Via BlackSportsOnline
August 24, 2013  |  Discuss

The One Pay-Per-View Card Is Complete With A World Championship Fight Between Ishe Smith And Carlos Molina.

This card was good enough once they added Danny Garcia vs The Machine!
Via Halestorm Sports
August 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather: The Absolute Best Pound 4 Pound

By Sam CoulterFloyd ‘Money’ Mayweather is a rarity in sport. A man who aged 36 holds a sensational undefeated record of 44-0.Mayweather would appear to be in a class of his own in this current era in which he completely out-boxes other world champions. There are very few to have entered a ring that can out-class other world champions with such ease.Mayweather is at the pinnacle...
Via Sports Brothers Report
August 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather Jr vs Canelo Alvarez: THE ONE” IS SOLD OUT!

TICKETS FOR SEPTEMBER 14 MAYWEATHER VS. CANELO MEGA-FIGHT AT THE MGM GRAND GARDEN ARENA SELL OUT IN LESS THAN 24 HOURS
Via Halestorm Sports
June 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather Sr. Says Canelo Fight Can Be “As Easy As Guerrero”

  The Mayweather’s have never lacked confidence heading into a boxing match. This time the ammunition is supplied from Floyd Mayweather Sr., Floyd’s father/head trainer. Floyd Sr. is in charge of watching and dissecting the film for Floyd’s fights and from what he’s seen Canelo isn’t that much better than Guerrero. Floyd Sr. said this when asked by Boxing Scene about the...
Via BlackSportsOnline
June 13, 2013  |  Discuss
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