Floyd Mayweather Jr Boxing News
By Dan Ambrose: Golden Boy Promotions Oscar De La Hoya says he was surprised by the movement and the overall fatigue that he saw from WBA/WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr in his 12 round unanimous decision win over Golden Boy fighter Marcos Maidana on September 13th at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada.
By Chris Williams: WBA/WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr met with 5 members of the Nevada State Athletic Commission earlier today to discuss a couple of issues that were of concern to the Commission from one of Showtime’s recent All Access: Mayweather vs. Maidana 2 episodes. The Commission members specifically took issue with a scene […]
By Dan Ambrose: Former WBA/WBC junior middleweight champion Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (44-1-1, 31 KOs) reportedly is saying that he plans on going ahead and taking both of the Mexican holiday dates in 2015 in May and September on HBO pay-per-view. He plans on taking both of those dates. That means that if Canelo does take […]
By Danny Esch: In an interview conducted by IFL.TV’s Kugan Cassius at the MGM Grand for Mayweather vs. Maidana 2 Interim Welterweight Champion Keith Thurman strongly voiced his opinions on being “avoided”, Amir Khan, IBF Welterweight Champion Kell Brook, and WBC/WBA Welterweight Champion Floyd Mayweather and his shoulder injury among other topics. KC: You last […]
After Floyd Mayweather clearly defeated Marcos Maidana in their much anticipated rematch, there have been countless news stories, articles and statements in the press regarding the fight that has been in the makings for several years. Clearly and simply – the world wants to see Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao.
By Chris Williams: Whoever gets to face WBA/WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr in his next two fights, they’re going to be lucky since Mayweather plans on retiring after he finishes out his contract with Showtime/CBS. It’s unfortunate but we’re probably not going to see Manny Pacquiao among the names that Mayweather fights in his […]
By Scott Gilfoid: ESPN’s Brian Campbell believes there’s a possibility that former IBF/WBA light welterweight champion Amir Khan (29-3, 19 KOs) could choose to stay out of action until next year in May to wait on a lottery ticket fight against WBA/WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr (47-0, 26 KOs). Campbell thinks there’s a possibility […]
By Rob Blakeman: News that Floyd Mayweather is possibly reluctant to fight Amir Khan is hardly a surprise for genuine and true connoisseurs of the game. Who would fight Khan? Would anyone fight him in a realistic attempt to further their career? Let’s look at the facts; Khan has been beaten (badly) by some boxers […]
By Rusty Nate: There has been a fair bit of writing and commenting on the whole “boredom” that is Floyd Mayweather Jr vs. Manny Pacquiao recently. It is a subject that has raged for years and having watched Manny avenge the defeat to Tim Bradley and Mayweather comprehensively beat Marcos Maidana for a second time […]
By Chris Williams: WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao may have undermined his own cause for a potential career high payday fight against WBA/WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr when Pacquiao signed an extension with Top Rank earlier this year rather than letting his existing contract with the company expire at the end of the year. […]
By Chris Williams: With few boxing fans talking about the November 22nd title defense by WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao (56-5-2, 38 KOs) against Chris Algieri (20-0, 8 KOs), Pacquiao’s promoter Bob Arum continued stoking the fires for a Pacquiao vs. Floyd Mayweather Jr mega fight. Arum said in an interview recently that Mayweather is […]
By Chris Williams: Last Saturday’s night’s All Access: Mayweather vs. Maidana 2 epilogue was the final episode of the 4-episode series chronicling the important rematch between WBA/WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr and Marcos Maidana at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. What boxing fans got to see last night was a brief review […]