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Floyd Mayweather Sr.: Manny Pacquiao a 'liar with no skills'

Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s father doesn’t think too highly of Manny Pacquiao. Floyd Mayweather Sr. told FightHype.com this week he believes his son’s next opponent, Andre Berto, will pose a bigger challenge than Pacquiao, who Mayweather Jr. defeated by unanimous decision in May. Mayweather Sr., a former professional boxer himself, didn’t stop there, though. The 62-year-old...
Via NESN.com
September 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Undercards about to start as sun goes down in Las Vegas

6 p.m. (9 p.m. EDT) The sun is going down on the Las Vegas Strip, and the first fans have filed into the MGM Grand Garden Arena for the undercard of Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s bout with Manny Pacquiao. The casino has been buzzing with activity since morning, and the well-heeled boxing fans lucky enough to get a ticket are starting to fill up the stands. Thousands of people without tickets...
Via AP on Fox
May 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Photos & quotes: Freddie Roach & Floyd Mayweather Sr presser; undercard fighters Lomachenko & Hart-Jimenez

Floyd Mayweather Sr. and Freddie Roach, trainers for Floyd “Money” Mayweather and Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao, respectively, met with the media this morning to discuss Saturday’s fight. Right here, you can find all the photos and quotes, along with some extra photos from the undercard press conference, with Vasyl Lomachenko in attendance with his opponent, Jesse Hart and Mike...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Father knows best, at least in Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s corner

LAS VEGAS (AP) Floyd Mayweather Sr. remembers the moment he discovered his son had a feel for the family business. Floyd Jr. was just 9-10 months old, not even walking yet. But his father had been showing him how to hold his hands in a boxing position, a skill young Floyd would learn quickly. ''One day I came into the room and he's laying back on the pillow doing just what I was...
Via AP on Fox
April 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Syracuse, New York: The legendary Mayweather family came to town

When most people think about Syracuse; they think of S.U. Basketball. This time Central New Yorkers got to enjoy athletes from a different sport. Arguably the greatest boxing family on the planet, the legendary Mayweathers a.k.a “The Money Team” made a stop in Syracuse, New York from January 16th through January 19th. Floyd Mayweather Sr., along with his two younger brothers...
Via isportsweb.com
January 23, 2015  |  Discuss

The Mayweather family were in Syracuse New York

The legendary Mayweather family a.k.a “The Money Team” made a stop in Syracuse, New York from January 16th through January 19th. Floyd Mayweather Sr., along with his two younger brothers Jeff and Roger Mayweather. They held training camps over the weekend in Baldwinsville, Rochester and Buffalo N.Y. On Sunday there was a “Meet the Mayweathers” event. I hosted the Q&A and...
Via isportsweb.com
January 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather Jr.: Dad 'totally wrong' about fight with Pacquiao

Floyd Mayweather Jr. said his father had it "totally wrong" just days after Floyd Mayweather Sr. had gone on record insisting the fight between his son and Manny Pacquiao will happen.  On Wednesday, trainer Floyd Mayweather Sr. told Fight Hype that a fight between his son and Manny Pacquiao is imminent:  "That fight's definitely gonna happen. It's a fight for the world, man, right...
Via Fox Sports
October 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather Sr. says Mayweather Jr.-Pacquiao bout will happen

When a person of interest is reluctant to say something that the masses want to hear, usually a family member, especially a parent, is a solid source as any. In the case of Floyd Mayweather Sr. stating that his son, pound-for-pound king, Floyd Mayweather Jr., will undoubtedly face Manny Pacquiao before his career is over the source isn’t so reliable. Mayweather Sr. told FightHype...
Via Fight Hub TV
October 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Mayweather Sr. guarantees son will fight Manny Pacquiao

Floyd Mayweather Sr. said this week that he is certain a fight between his son, Floyd Mayweather Jr., and Manny Pacquiao will be taking place at some point in the near future. “That fight’s gonna happen. Trust me. That fight’s definitely gonna happen,” Floyd Sr. said in an interview with fighthype.com. “It’s a fight for...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather Sr on Ariza: “I don’t know why he wants that bum; He aint know nothing”

Once former Manny Pacquiao strength and conditioning coach, Alex Ariza, started popping up in pictures on various social media outlets and eventually websites attending Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s training camp for his rematch with Marcos Maidana, it caused an instant stir in the boxing world. Despite Ariza never being officially named to Mayweather’s camp it is still implied that...
Via Fight Hub TV
September 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Mayweather & Maidana arrive in Vegas: Maidana – I have 12 more rounds to finish the job

"MAYHEM: Mayweather vs. Maidana 2" fight week is officially here as Floyd "Money" Mayweather, Marcos "El Chino" Maidana and all the fighters made their grand arrivals at a jam-packed lobby at MGM Grand on Monday. Check out the quotes and photos. FLOYD MAYWEATHER "It's all about excitement. Saturday is about giving the fans what they want to see. It could be round one...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
September 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Miguel Vazquez, Mickey Bey talk upcoming title clash

"MAYHEM: Mayweather vs. Maidana 2" undercard fighters Miguel "Títere" Vázquez and Mickey "The Spirit" Bey have wrapped up their training camps and have made their way to Las Vegas and have  answered some questions about their pending clash. MIGUEL VAZQUEZ Q: We're less than a week away from fight night. How are you feeling physically? A: I'm feeling very good and strong. I'm prepared...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
September 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather photos & quotes: I set the bar too high, fans & media are spoiled

Floyd "Money" Mayweather (46-0, 26 KOs) participated in a media workout Tuesday, 11 days before his rematch with exciting Argentine slugger and former welterweight world champion Marcos "El Chino" Maidana (35-4, 31 KOs). Check out all the photos, quotes and notes here. Mayweather worked out for close to two hours. He shadow-boxed, hit the mitts, did calisthenics, worked...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
September 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather Sr: 50 Cent is a ‘player hater,’ should fight my son

Unfortunately your browser does not support IFrames. Floyd Mayweather Sr. was asked for his thoughts on the ongoing feud between 50 Cent and Floyd Mayweather Jr. during an interview with “The Vegas Take” on Fox Sports 760 Las Vegas on Thursday, and per usual the elder Mayweather did not disappoint. From what we could understand, […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

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

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. 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
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