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Roger Mayweather says he has not seen any tape on Marcos Maidana

When a fighter is preparing for his next bout his team usually examines tapes of their opponent to see what they should and should not do going into their own battle in the ring. When you’re the pound-for-pound king and riding a 45-bout win streak, examining tapes might not be of much importance to the fighter that has seen just about everything in the ring. Floyd Mayweather Jr...
Via Fight Hub TV
April 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Roger Mayweather Says He Hopes Floyd Fights Pacquiao (Video)

Roger Mayweather may be the only person more confident in Floyd’s skills than Floyd Jr. himself. When asked yesterday about the possibility of a Floyd vs Manny fight Roger said, “I hope the fight goes on.” The fact that this fight didn’t occur 3 years ago while both fighters were in their prime is an atrocity. Mayweather is a smarter fighter today but he doesn’t have the...
Via BlackSportsOnline
April 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Scott’s trainer confident of taking out undefeated Washington: We’ll bust his heart

Hall of Fame trainer Jessie Reid has some surprising words about Al Haymon-managed heavyweight prospect Gerald "El Gallo Negro" Washington (11-0, 8 KOs). Reid is serving as co-trainer (along with Aaron Navarro) for 6' 8" heavyweight Skipp "Strictly Business" Scott (16-1, 10 KOs) in his upcoming fight against Washington in the 10-round co-main event on...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Skipp Scott ready to take out undefeated Gerald Washington

Towering heavyweight giant Skipp "Strictly Business" Scott (16-1, 10 KOs), the 6' 8" native of Houston, Texas, would like to set the record straight about his upcoming fight with heavily hyped, but untested Gerald "El Gallo Negro" Washington (11-0, 8 KOs). The two mammoth heavyweights (Washington stands 6' 5") will collide in the 10-round co...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Lakers Rumors: Floyd Mayweather’s uncle trying to trademark “Black Mamba” nickname

Kobe Bryant may not be able to legally call himself the “Black Mamba” anymore. According to TMZ, Floyd Mayweather’s uncle is trying to trademark the nickname. Roger Mayweather, a former boxer, claims he has been using the Black Mamba nickname for “decades” and is reportedly in the final stages of registering the trademark for his own use. According to the report, Floyd’s...
Via Lakerholicz.com
March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Someone is Trademarking “The Black Mamba”, But it Isn’t Kobe

The truth be told Roger Mayweather was going by the Black Mamba back when he was boxing in the 80s & 90s and the Nickname has stuck throughout the years. Most people only know Roger as Floyd Mayweather’s trainer, but he was a three time champion in his own right. Even though most people associate The Black Mamba with Kobe now, he has never tried to trademark it, so Roger will...
Via BlackSportsOnline
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Roger Mayweather thinks Khan is a bigger fight than Maidana

Boxing Scene has reported that Roger Mayweather has stated that he thinks British Bolton boxer Amir Khan is a bigger opponent than Marcos Maidana in terms of magnitude.
Via Ringnews24
January 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Roger Mayweather on Adrien Broner: ‘He ain’t no motherf—ing Floyd Mayweather’ (Video)

Adrien Broner openly admits he is trying to model himself after Floyd Mayweather Jr. Like Floyd, Broner tries to be flashy and talks as much trash as possible so people are aware of him and will pay to watch him fight. As we saw from Broner’s loss over the weekend during which he humped Marcos […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Roger Mayweather: “Broner Got His Ass Whupped; He Ain’t Floyd” (Video)

This is your Tuesday morning entertainment courtesy of Roger Mayweather and Hustle Boss. Floyd Sr. has some thoughts as well.
Via BlackSportsOnline
December 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Weekend Afterthoughts On Stopping James Kirkland Vs. Glen Tapia, Next For Guillermo Rigondeaux, More

Some boxers have a funny way of falling down or getting rocked, like Zab Judah, say. Another is a second boxer from this past weekend, the breakdancing Austin Trout. He should swerve into it: Drop the "No Doubt" nickname that people were making fun of Saturday as the Erislandy Lara bout slipped out of control ("Some Doubt," "A Lot Of Doubt...") and transform...
Via The Queensbury Rules
December 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Shobox weigh-in results & photos: Love, Jack, Bey & Pearson from Mayweather Promotions stable in action

The eight fighters featured in tomorrow night’s ShoBox: The New Generation live telecast on Showtime made weight Thursday at Little Creek Casino Resort. In one of three televised 10-rounders on the Mayweather Promotions-promoted card, undefeated J’Leon Love (15-0, 1 NC, 8 KO’s), of Las Vegas, will face Philadelphia’s LaJuan Simon (23-4-2, 1 ND, 12 KO’s) in the...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
December 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Freddie Roach Wants Miguel Cotto to Fight Mayweather

I hate to go all Roger Mayweather on you, but you have to understand the business of boxing to understand why it didn’t matter who Cotto faced last Saturday, it just mattered if he looked good. Just like any other sport Boxing has superstars and those superstars are the ones who bring the money in. It doesn’t mean they are the best fighters in the sport, but marketability can’t...
Via BlackSportsOnline
October 07, 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

Roger Mayweather thinks Floyd is more skilled than Ray Leonard

Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s uncle, Roger Mayweather, has been around the sport of boxing for quite some time and has insight of the sport that many don’t have. Going off Roger’s thought of Floyd is more skilled than “Sugar” Ray Leonard can’t be overlooked. Roger’s brother and Floyd’s father, Floyd Mayweather Sr. took Leonard the distance in their 1979 bout, so the family...
Via Fight Hub TV
September 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Roger Mayweather: ‘Floyd is going to throw more punches, be busier’ against Canelo Alvarez

Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s uncle/trainer, Roger Mayweather, says that Mayweather will be the busier fighter on Sept. 14 against Saul “Canelo” Alvarez when the two meet at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas Nev. This news should shock anyone, as Mayweather Jr. has out-punched three-of-his-last-five opponents—which include Miguel Cotto, Victor Ortiz and Shane Mosley who were out punched...
Via Fight Hub TV
August 31, 2013  |  Discuss

DMX Arrested Again for DUI (Mugshot)

This was your standard DMX arrest. He was driving drunk in South Carolina at 3AM, yadda, yadda, yadda. If you are wondering why I am posting this, I just think his mugshot looks a lot like Roger Mayweather.
Via BlackSportsOnline
July 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Awesome moment former boxer called Rocky KO's loudmouth on street (VIDEO)

Sometimes it's better to keep your mouth shut — especially after you've apparently knocked down one too many forty-ouncers. This guy found out the hard way. Out of all the guys in the world to pick a fight with, this lush had to pick a former world champion boxer outside a convenience store. Minding his own business, Rocky Lockridge, who in his prime beat Roger Mayweather...
Via The Other Paper
May 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Mayweather dominates Guerrero in unanimous decision win

Photo: Tom Casino / SHOWTIME So much for ring rust. Floyd Mayweather didn't skip a beat in his return to the ring from a one-year layoff, retaining his WBC Welterweight title with a lopsided 12-round unanimous decision victory over Robert "The Ghost" Guerrero on Saturday at the MGM in Las Vegas.  All three judges scored the fight 117-111 in favor of the champion...
Via The Daily Sports Herald
May 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Roger Mayweather feels Robert Guerrero brings nothing Floyd Mayweather has seen in the ring

Roger Mayweather feels you do not know anything about boxing, he also feels that you probably are wrong with what you think about Robert Guerrero. The trainer of the undefeated Floyd Mayweather has been by his nephew’s side for a large part of his career. So it does not take us by surprise when he says that during that time, Floyd has literally seen every type of style out there...
Via Fight Hub TV
May 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Mayweather, Guerrero square off in title fight

He claims to be more mature now, chastened by a stint in jail and eager to be just as much a businessman as a fighter. Indeed, Floyd Mayweather Jr. acted almost statesmanlike earlier this week when Robert Guerrero's father began screaming that he was a woman beater who would finally get beaten himself Saturday night. ''The fighters are the ones who fight, not the fathers...
Via Fox Sports
May 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Robert Guerrero’s Dad Calls Floyd Mayweather a Woman Beater at Press Conference (Video)

The war of words between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Robert Guerrero peaked this week. Rubin Guerrero, Robert’s father was the latest person to throw in a jab so to speak. Ruben Guerrero, Robert’s father, was given the mic at the May Day press conference today and he let loose. It took about 5 seconds for him to begin yelling at Mayweather Jr. Here’s what Ruben had to say to Floyd...
Via BlackSportsOnline
May 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Mayweather vs. Guerrero predictions: Staff picks from ProBoxing-Fans.com

Expert Floyd Mayweather vs. Robert Guerrero Predictions On Saturday night, Floyd Mayweather takes on Robert Guerrero, ending three months of build-up, buzz and hype. There's been no shortage of previews and analysis on the bout, and as we do for all of the biggest fights, we're here with our expert staff picks. So who do we think will come out ahead with our Mayweather vs...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
May 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Top 3 reasons Floyd Mayweather could lose to Robert Guerrero

Legendary boxing greats generally seem untouchable in their primes, but they all lose to a common opponent, their true worst enemy -- time. One can only wonder how long Floyd “Money” Mayweather can continue to take long breaks off and still perform at the elite level we have been accustomed to seeing from him. Is Robert “The Ghost” Guerrero the one to finally put that first...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 23, 2013  |  Discuss

All Access Mayweather vs. Guerrero debuts Wednesday, 5-part series narrated by Common

Tomorrow, Wednesday, April 10 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, SHOWTIME Sports debuts the first episode of the highly anticipated documentary series All Access: Mayweather vs. Guerrero in the lead-up to the presentation of May Day: the mega-event headlined by boxing’s No. 1 pound-for-pound titlist Floyd “Money” Mayweather in his welterweight world championship defense against Robert “The...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather Speaks on Guerrero, Final Four, Broner & Life in The Money Team (Video)

“I haven’t slept in three days.” Not the first thing you would expect to hear from a fighter,  less than a month away from the biggest fight of the year, but Floyd Mayweather isn’t a normal fighter. While in town doing some cross promotion with CBS for the Final Four, he met with a select few media members including BlackSportsOnline and spoke about his May 4th fight with...
Via BlackSportsOnline
April 07, 2013  |  Discuss
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