Floyd Mayweather Jr Boxing News

Arum: Mayweather is afraid to lose to Pacquiao

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 […]

All Access: Mayweather vs. Maidana 2 – Epilogue, the final episode

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 […]

Floyd Mayweather Jr signs Alex Ariza as his strength & conditioning coach

By Raj Parmar: It looks as if pound for pound star Floyd Mayweather (47-0, 26 KO’s) and strength & conditioning coach Alex Ariza have escalated their friendly relationship into a now professional one. Ariza has indicated that Mayweather has signed him to be his strength & conditioning coach for the next two years. “I signed […]

Mayweather says Khan has unfinished business with Danny Garcia and Breidis Prescott

By Scott Gilfoid: Well, it looks like Amir Khan can pretty much forget all about getting a fight against WBA/WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr next year unless Khan takes care of his unfinished business with his two biggest blemishes on his resume in his knockout losses to Breidis Prescott and Danny Garcia. Khan never […]

Mayweather-Maidana generates $15 million in ticket sales

By Chris Williams: Last Saturday night’s clash between WBA/WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr (47-0, 26 KOs) and Marcos Maidana (35-5, 31 KOs) was a huge success at the gate with the fight generating a whopping $15 million with 14,859 tickets sold for their fight at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada, according to […]

Rafael Garcia: Before they push me aside, I’m leaving Team Mayweather

By Raj Parmar: Rafael Garcia, the long-time corner man of pound for pound king Floyd Mayweather, has officially announced that he will no longer be a part of Mayweather’s future fights in a corner man capacity. Garcia served as cut-man for Floyd for many years and also was in charge of wrapping Floyd’s hands but […]

NSAC to question Mayweather about unsafe sparring and marijuana possession

By Raj Parmar: The Nevada State Athletic Commission will bring in pound for pound champion Floyd Mayweather Jr in for questioning after reviewing footage shown in the All Access series that previewed Mayweather’s rematch with Marcos Maidana. The commission did not look too fondly on the sparring sessions Floyd staged in his gym along with […]

Hearn predicts Khan won’t get Mayweather fight in May 2015

By Scott Gilfoid: Matchroom Sport promoter Eddie Hearn is predicting that Amir Khan will come up dry in his hopes for getting a big payday fight against WBA/WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr in May of 2015. If Khan doesn’t get the fight with Mayweather in May, then he’s not going to get a fight […]

Mayweather-Maidana 2 fight could come close to 900,000 PPV buys, says Dan Rafael

By Allan Fox: ESPN’s Dan Rafael says that his sources are saying that last Saturday’s Floyd Mayweather Jr vs. Marcos Maidana fight pulled in close to 900,000 pay per view buys on Showtime PPV. However, it’s still far too early to know for sure what the eventual PPV numbers will be for the fight.

Mayweather-Maidana 2 rumored to have done 925,000 buys

By Raj Parmar: Early projections are starting to come in regarding the financial performance of the rematch between Floyd Mayweather Jr and Marcos Maidana that took place over this past weekend. As per Kevin Iole of sports.yahoo.com, the fight has generated 925,000 pay per view buys based on satellite and cable tracking trends. If this […]

Arum: The networks have agreed to distribute the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight

By Chris Williams: Bob Arum, the promoter for WBO 147 pound champ Manny Pacquiao, is saying that the networks HBO and Showtime have already agreed to distribute the Pacquiao vs. Floyd Mayweather Jr fight if two sides can negotiate a fight. Arum sees it basically up to Mayweather whether he wants to fight his guy […]

Mayweather-Maidana 2 replay plus All Access Epilogue this Saturday at 9 p.m. ET/PT

By Chris Williams: This Saturday night, Showtime will televise a replay of the Mayweather vs. Maidana 2 fight card starting at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT. In addition to the replay, boxing fans will get to see ALL Access: Mayweather vs. Maidana 2 epilogue, the 4th and final episode. Fans will get a chance to see the […]

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