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Floyd Mayweather, Jr.

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  • Together, North Philadelphia father and son eye boxing crown

    While Jesse Hart, 25, moved around the ring at the Joe Hand Boxing Gym in Northern Liberties, his dad, Cyclone, sat outside the ropes on a folding chair, watching Hart's every step, every jab, leaning forward and back, in sync with his son's attack on...
  • Six comedians headline 'The Black and Brown Comedy Get Down' in Las Vegas

    Six comedians headline 'The Black and Brown Comedy Get Down' in Las Vegas
    A killer lineup of comedians takes over The Colosseum at Caesars Palace after the Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Manny Pacquiao fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. Cedric The Entertainer, Mike Epps, Eddie Griffin, D.L. Hughley, George Lopez and Charlie...
  • Mike 'Hollywood' Jimenez wins, sets sights on title fight

    Mike 'Hollywood' Jimenez wins, sets sights on title fight
    HAMMOND — Chicago boxer Mike "Hollywood" Jimenez has a date with destiny on May 2. That's when he fights on the Manny Pacquiao-Floyd Mayweather undercard against undefeated Jesse Hart (16-0, 13 knockouts) at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. But...
  • Manny Pacquiao under contract to buy $12.5-million home in the 90210

    Manny Pacquiao under contract to buy $12.5-million home in the 90210
    Add a slice of prime Beverly Hills real estate to Manny Pacquiao’s scorecard. The welterweight champion, currently training in Los Angeles for his upcoming bout against Floyd Mayweather Jr., is under contract to buy a home in the 90210 Zip Code...
  • Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s greatest fights, No. 1: Oscar De La Hoya

    Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s greatest fights, No. 1: Oscar De La Hoya
    For years, Floyd Mayweather Jr. believed, the most significant impediment to his ability to collect the riches his boxing talents deserved was Oscar De La Hoya. While both fought under the Top Rank Promotions banner, De La Hoya was the true “...
  • Vanes Martirosyan ready for Showtime showdown with Jermell Charlo

    Vanes Martirosyan ready for Showtime showdown with Jermell Charlo
    Once an undefeated prospect with an Olympic pedigree and the world’s most famous trainer, Vanes “Nightmare” Martirosyan’s rise was one that was slower than many pundits would have liked and one that sputtered when he finally...
  • Mike 'Hollywood' Jimenez plans tuneup before heading to Las Vegas

    Hollywood is coming home. Mike "Hollywood" Jimenez is planning to sharpen up his boxing skills and remain undefeated Saturday night when he takes on St. Louis boxer Kevin Engel (20-11, 16 knockouts) in the Bobby Hitz Fight Night at the Venue inside the...
  • Floyd Mayweather: Sometimes I want to be left alone, nothing personal

    Floyd Mayweather: Sometimes I want to be left alone, nothing personal
    Floyd Mayweather Jr. wants fans to know it’s nothing personal. Sometimes he just wants to be left alone. Mayweather, who is set to fight Manny Pacquiao in one of the most anticipated boxing matches in the sport’s history, addressed the...
  • Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s greatest fights, No. 2: Miguel Cotto

    Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s greatest fights, No. 2: Miguel Cotto
    When Miguel Cotto’s name was mentioned to one of Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s leading advisors a few years before the pair fought in 2012, the man wondered, “Who?” That was the type of stunning, outsize ego that surrounded and rubbed...
  • Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s greatest fights No. 3: Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez

    Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s greatest fights No. 3: Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez
    The drawing power of wanting to see Floyd Mayweather Jr. beaten accounts for an unspecified but heavy amount of his pay-per-view buys. Proof came in September 2013, when the fan favorite of boxing’s populous Latino audience, Mexico’s then-...
  • Rich get richer: Mayweather and Pacquiao purses soar

    The first ticket has yet to be sold, but the richest fight in boxing history is getting richer by the day. New estimates show Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s payoff for fighting Manny Pacquiao could easily be $180 million, up substantially from earlier...