• Mayweather shows off $100m cheque on instagram

    Mayweather shows off $100m cheque on instagram

    Floyd Mayweather is no stranger to flaunting his wealth and he showed that again on Tuesday morning as he shared a picture of a $100 million cheque with his Instagram followers.

    The cheque was dated May 2, 2015 – the date he beat rival, Manny Pacquiao, on points in the most lucrative bout in boxing history.

    Alongside the picture, Mayweather wrote: “Gotta love these backseat drivers so worried about another man’s legacy instead of trying to write their own. Ultimately, I will […]

  • Mayweather Visits Eiffel Tower With Daughter

    Mayweather Visits Eiffel Tower With Daughter

    The former boxer ,Floyd Mayweather’s continues to revel in his post-retirement state following his latest trip to the iconic tourist centre.

    The 39-year-old visited France’s most famous landmark, the Eiffel Tower, with daughter Iyanna to enjoy some ‘daddy daughter’ time as he continues to travel the world.

    Renowned for his extravagance, the former boxer chose to share a more tender moment with his fans as he took to his notorious Instagram

  • (Photos) Flawless Victory: Mayweather defeats Berto to finish 49-0 #Unbeaten

    (Photos) Flawless Victory: Mayweather defeats Berto to finish 49-0 #Unbeaten

    Floyd Mayweather earned a unanimous decision over Andre Berto on Saturday to claim his 49th victory in a glittering unbeaten ring career spanning two decades.

    All three judges ruled in Mayweather’s favour and afterwards the American welterweight world champion confirmed that he was retiring.

    “My career is over,” he said. “It’s official.” He equals the perfect 49-0 record of heavyweight legend Rocky Marciano and retains his WBA and WBC titles, embellishing his reputation as the best boxer of his generation.

    The 38-year-old self-styled […]

  • Mayweather pockets $100M by beating Pacquiao

    Mayweather pockets $100M by beating Pacquiao

     

    Fifty is a nice round number, but it can’t compare to the nine figures on the check Floyd Mayweather collected after beating Manny Pacquiao on Saturday.

    “For my team to hand me a $100 million check is remarkable,” said Mayweather, whose take from the long-awaited mega-fight with Pacquiao could eventually swell to as high as $200 million once all the record-breaking revenue is counted.

    The man who has named himself “Money” said the payout was all part of a “brilliant game plan” […]

  • Battle for greatness, Mayweather versus Pacquiao

    Battle for greatness, Mayweather versus Pacquiao

    Billed as Battle for Greatness or The Fight of the Century, the $400 million fight between eight-division world champion Manny Pacquiao and undefeated, five-division world champion Floyd Mayweather, Jr is a must-watch. The fight is set to generate an estimated $400m (£265m). American Mayweather scaled 146lb – one pound under the welterweight limit – and Pacquiao of the Philippines 145lb. The pair will fight for the WBC, WBA and WBO welterweight titles.

    “I believe that with my skills, I’m going […]

  • Am ready to fight mayweather-Pacquiao

    Am ready to fight mayweather-Pacquiao

    It was gathered that Manny Pacquiao pronounced himself ready to fight Floyd Mayweather, saying he’s willing to engage the unbeaten American in the middle of the ring if that’s what it takes to win,AFP reports.

    The eagerly-anticipated May 2 welterweight unification showdown in Las Vegas promises to be the most lucrative fight in boxing history.

  • Pacquiao, boxing hero plans to retire soon

    Pacquiao, boxing hero plans to retire soon

     

    Manny Pacquiao, Philippine boxing hero hinted on Monday his long-awaited fight against American Floyd Mayweather could be his last, saying he would head into the May bout with retirement on his mind, AFP reports.

    “It is coming close. We will announce it,” the 36-year-old told local television network ABS-CBN with a meek smile when asked about retirement. He gave no further details.

    After years of failed negotiations, Pacquiao and Mayweather hammered out a deal to face each other in Las Vegas on […]