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FLOYD MAYWEATHER JR. RUMORS

Report: Mayweather will fight McGregor in September

At least one well-known sports media personality is so certain that a fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor is going to happen that he has already booked hotel accommodations for it. On his radio show Monday, Colin Cowherd of FOX Sports revealed that he has gotten information indicating Mayweather vs. McGregor will take place the weekend of Sept. 17, 2016, in Las...
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

McGregor on Mayweather: 'He needs me, I don't need him'

Conor McGregor is willing to negotiate a fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr., but the MMA star has no intention of taking less money than Mayweather in any potential bout. Mayweather has already said on numerous occasions that he would not come out of retirement for less than $100 million guaranteed. In an interview with ESPN’s Kenny Mayne this weekend, McGregor said he wants the...
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Mayweather spends $1K each haircut, gets multiple per week

Nothing is more important to Floyd Mayweather Jr. than his image, so we really shouldn’t be surprised to hear how much he spends on haircuts. Still, we can’t help but shake our head at it. TMZ recently spoke with Jackie Starr, who is Mayweather’s stylist and has been cutting his hair since 2009. It sounds like a pretty good gig for her, as Floyd pays $1,000 per haircut and...
Via Larry Brown Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Mayweather thinks McGregor fight will 'absolutely' happen

Even though the chances of Floyd Mayweather Jr. ever fighting Conor McGregor are incredibly slim, the undefeated boxing champion is intent on keeping the public interested. Mayweather, who loves the spotlight and has always been a fantastic promoter, was asked again about the McGregor rumors during an interview with Showtime Friday night. When the host gave him a chance to admit...
Via Larry Brown Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

White explains why McGregor-Mayweather bout won't happen

Hoping for a Conor McGregor-Floyd Mayweather Jr. superfight? Don’t count on it. Just days after legendary boxing trainer Freddie Roach threw cold water on the wild idea, UFC president Dana White laid out exactly why the bout probably will never happen. “Let me put it to you this way,” White said Thursday on ESPN’s “Russillo & Kanell.” “Manny Pacquiao and Floyd...
Via NESN.com
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather Jr. won't rule out fighting again

We all knew Floyd Mayweather Jr. wouldn’t go quietly into the good night. Mayweather, who loves to generate buzz about himself and stay relevant, retired back in September after destroying Andre Berto. But that doesn’t mean he’s done fighting for good. Mayweather has apparently been in talks with Showtime-CBS, and a future fight isn’t out of the realm of possibilities....
Via The Sports Daily
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather: Racism behind Ronda Rousey, Conor McGregor’s popularity

Ronda Rousey and Conor McGregor are two of the biggest stars in UFC today: Rousey remains wildly popular throughout the world, and featherweight champion McGregor continues his meteoric rise, no matter how much trash talking he does. And, if you ask Floyd Mayweather, that’s all proof that racism still exists in boxing and mixed-martial arts. Mayweather had a revealing interview...
Via NESN.com
January 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Laila Ali: Floyd Mayweather Jr. is a 'little boy'

By Jason Rowan Laila Ali spoke candidly about Floyd Mayweather during a recent appearance on CBS Sports’ “We Need to Talk,” and she expressed a tremendous amount of pity for him instead of assumed derision given his troubled past and disturbing history of domestic violence. Ali, who said she supports Mayweather and is friendly with his family, said she believes he needs help...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
May 01, 2015  |  Discuss
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