Floyd Mayweather's Tokyo exhibition postponed over virus restrictions

Boxing Feb 5, 2021

Floyd Mayweather's Tokyo exhibition postponed over virus restrictions

Boxing legend Floyd Mayweather's exhibition fight in Tokyo this month has been postponed because of coronavirus restrictions, organizers announced Friday. The retired former champion, now 43, was scheduled to fight against an unnamed opponent at Tokyo Dome on Feb. 28, but organizers pulled the plug ...

Floyd Mayweather offers to pay for George Floyd's funeral

Boxing Jun 2, 2020

Floyd Mayweather offers to pay for George Floyd's funeral

Former boxing champion Floyd Mayweather has offered to pay for George Floyd’s funeral and memorial services, and the family has accepted the offer. Mayweather personally has been in touch with the family, according to Leonard Ellerbe, the CEO of Mayweather Promotions. He will handle costs ...

Floyd Mayweather's virtual likeness to face boxing greats

Boxing Apr 10, 2020

Floyd Mayweather's virtual likeness to face boxing greats

Floyd Mayweather went undefeated during his storied career and will now hope to maintain that dominance in simulated bouts after agreeing to put his digital likeness up against other boxing greats, it was announced Thursday. The joint venture between Mayweather, streaming platform fuboTV and virtual ...

Boxer Floyd Mayweather joins RIZIN

More Sports Nov 5, 2018

Boxer Floyd Mayweather joins RIZIN

by Mayuko Ono

Floyd Mayweather has won world titles in five different weight classes and is 50-0 in an unparalleled boxing career, but the American could be set for a stunning detour into the world of mixed martial arts after signing with Japanese promoters RIZIN Fighting Federation. The ...

Floyd Mayweather Jr. looks to expand brand in Japan

More Sports / Boxing Sep 17, 2018

Floyd Mayweather Jr. looks to expand brand in Japan

by Kaz Nagatsuka

Floyd Mayweather says he doesn't really miss fighting yet and is looking forward to expanding his brand through business. The former five-division and 12-time boxing world champion is currently visiting Japan to form "TMT Tokyo" and establish a partnership between his newly-announced Mayweather Holdings, Japan's ...