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Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Ordered to Pay Pacquiao

$114,000

9/19/2012 12:18 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
breaking news

0919-mayweather-pacquiao-tmzFloyd Mayweather Jr. has been ordered to pay Manny Pacquiao $113,774 in a defamation lawsuit -- in which Pacquiao says Floyd falsely accused him in 2009 of using performance-enhancing drugs.

The $114,000 is a penalty the judge levied against Floyd for failing to attend a court-ordered deposition in the case, and will go towards paying Pacquiao's attorneys' fees and costs. It does NOT mean Floyd lost the case.

Mayweather was ordered to sit for the deposition between June-October last year, but he never showed ... insisting he was too busy training. Pacquiao fired back, claiming Money May was lying about being too busy ... because he was photographed flitting around the country and partying in nightclubs.

Pacquiao argued he deserved to win the case on that basis alone, but the judge rejected his request.

The case, which is now nearly 3 years old, will continue to move forward.

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16.

JWS    

Chump change the attorneys get. Paicquiao and Mayweather should stop talking and "Fight", Winner take all ! All the attorneys should take a hike.

764 days ago
17.

Mr. Grimm    

I hate Mayweather so much and im still waiting for somebody to beat his face in. He is such a sell out ****y jerk and so over paid.

Pacquiao sue his ass then beat his ass in the ring. Good strategy get this guy mad first so you can break him for the fight. Mayweather will go down and stop making millions of dollars for boring fights.

764 days ago
18.

Thomasa    

Manny know Floyd would whoop his ass. Why wouldn't he take a drug test? And he is suing. It's too late for him to be tested now. What a loser. Floyd was gone beat you to a pulp. The first step to recovery is admitting. Lol

764 days ago
19.

LP    

LOL Pacquiao is such a bitch ... I'm just speaking the truth how about you fight the man in the ring instead of going the ***** route and fighting him in the court IJS.

764 days ago
20.

Dhonski    

Manny agreed to take the drug test to fight gayweather but gayweather changed his strategy and went to have 70-30 pay-out in favor to him..hahaha..just too lame for a strategy..now accusing manny to be the one avoiding the fight???..just too lame..just so gay....

764 days ago
21.

baybek8s    

50 is going to steal that money and take it right back to his boy Floyd. (sarcasm) It seems strange how 50 jumped ship at the perfect time. He probably told Floyd "it's just business.Nothing personal".

764 days ago
22.

sean    

dont worry about it, fifty's covering the pay, he never doesn't... maybe em will too... since all of floyds fights are controversial through the boxing association as well as the gamming commision as well as the presidency as well as international mess ups through the grapevine on satillite phones that dont even work... throw them out to the party at garbage island, they be better looking there as well as funnier and more economically sound... wheres the loot wheres the loot... gotta pay the taxman gentleman... huh and ladies

764 days ago
23.

Nest    

If anyone follows FMJ on twitter or instagram you know he makes more than $250,000 every sunday betting on the NFL. this guys bets are insane!!

764 days ago
24.

Nest    

If anyone follows FMJ on twitter or instagram, you know this money is a joke to him. he makes way more than $250,000 on college football and NFL betting every weekend. his bets are insane!!

764 days ago
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