Sep 5, 2015

Mayweather invites female football coach to fight

Jen Welter, who blazed a trail for women as a coaching intern with the NFL’s Arizona Cardinals, confirmed Friday she’s accepted Floyd Mayweather’s invitation to his fight against Andre Berto. “Yes the rumors are true,” Welter tweeted after TMZ reported Mayweather’s invitation. “Looking forward ...

Mayweather announces fight with Berto

Aug 5, 2015

Mayweather announces fight with Berto

Floyd Mayweather Jr. will return to the ring for the first time since boxing’s richest fight ever, facing Andre Berto on Sept. 12 in what he has said will be his final fight. The welterweight title bout doesn’t figure to be nearly as lucrative ...

Mayweather wins megafight

May 3, 2015

Mayweather wins megafight

The pressure of a $180 million payday never got to Floyd Mayweather Jr., even if the richest fight ever wasn’t the best. Using his reach and his jab Saturday night, Mayweather frustrated Manny Pacquiao, piling up enough points to win a unanimous decision in ...

Floyd, Manny ready to rumble

May 2, 2015

Floyd, Manny ready to rumble

Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao weighed in below the welterweight limit Friday before a packed arena of screaming, singing fans anticipating the landmark bout. One day before Mayweather and Pacquiao finally meet in the richest event in boxing history, they took the stage ...

Mayweather, Pacquiao camps brace for fight week

Apr 27, 2015

Mayweather, Pacquiao camps brace for fight week

The last time Freddie Roach was on the interstate linking Los Angeles with this boxing capital, he was written up for going 225 kph. Roach will be driving a lot slower Monday as part of a colorful caravan of hundreds of cars heading down ...

Mayweather predicts exciting bout

Apr 15, 2015

Mayweather predicts exciting bout

Floyd Mayweather Jr. says fans will have to decide for themselves whether it’s worth $99.95 to pay to watch his fight with Manny Pacquiao at home. Personally, though, he believes the richest fight in boxing history will be must-see TV. “From the matchup it ...

Mayweather, Pacquiao to fight May 2

Feb 21, 2015

Mayweather, Pacquiao to fight May 2

The Fight is finally on. Floyd Mayweather Jr. will meet Manny Pacquiao on May 2 in a welterweight showdown that will be boxing’s richest fight ever. Mayweather himself announced the bout Friday after months of negotiations, posting a picture of the signed contract online. ...

Mayweather called before regulators

Sep 20, 2014

Mayweather called before regulators

Once again, Floyd Mayweather Jr. has some explaining to do. Nevada boxing regulators have ordered Mayweather to appear before them next week to answer questions about scenes aired on the Showtime network prior to his fight last Saturday night against Marcos Maidana. Specifically, they ...

Mayweather stays perfect

Sep 14, 2014

Mayweather stays perfect

Floyd Mayweather worked far too hard against Marcos Maidana their last time out to have to do it again in the rematch Saturday night. Mayweather dominated Maidana from the opening bell, using his boxing skills to keep the Argentine off balance and pile up ...

May 4, 2014

Mayweather triumphs after Maidana scare

Argentina’s Marcos Maidana came close to one of the bigger upsets in recent boxing history on Saturday as he took the fight right up to Floyd Mayweather Jr. for 12 tough rounds, before losing a majority decision. Mayweather, regarded as the world’s best fighter ...