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Floyd Mayweather, Jr.

Floyd Joy Mayweather, Jr., (born Floyd Sinclair; February 24, 1977) is an American professional boxer. He is a five-division world champion, where he has won eight world titles, as well as the Lineal Championship in three different weight classes. He is a two-time The Ring "Fighter of the Year," winning the award in 1998 and 2007 also won the Boxing Writers Association of America (BWAA) "Fighter of the Year" award in 2007 and Best Fighter ESPY Award 2007, 2008, 2010 and 2012. He is undefeated as a professional boxer. Currently, Mayweather is the WBC Welterweight Champion, WBA (Super) Light Middleweight Champion and recipient of the WBC Diamond belt. He is also rated as the best pound for pound boxer in the world by many sporting news and boxing websites, including Sports Illustrated, ESPN, BoxRec, Fox Sports, Yahoo! Sports and About.com. Floyd Mayweather topped the Forbes and Sports Illustrated lists of 50 of the highest-paid athletes of 2012. Mayweather was born in Grand Rapids, Mich., into a family of boxers. His father, Floyd Mayweather Sr., was a former welterweight contender who fought Hall of Famer Sugar Ray Leonard.

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Chris Weidman and Floyd Mayweather -- Two Champs Hangin' in Vegas (PHOTO)

Chris Weidman, Floyd Mayweather
Two Champs Hangin' in Vegas

UFC champ Chris Weidman mixed fun with mixed martial arts this weekend, mugging with Floyd Mayweather at a Vegas pool after his title victory. Chris didn't look the worse for wear after his 1st… READ MORE >

Floyd Mayweather -- My Crocodile Bag ... Is Worth $150,000

Floyd Mayweather
My Crocodile Bag ... Is Worth $150,000

Floyd Mayweather is flossin' a ridiculously rare man-bag ... and it costs more than your CAR!!!!  The boxer just touched down in Georgia this morning ... flaunting one of his favorite… READ MORE >

- 10 days ago
40 Glocc -- Poppin' Mitts With Mayweather's Uncle ... Training For Celeb Fight Night

40 Glocc
Poppin' Mitts With Mayweather's Uncle ... Training For Celeb Fight Night

Mickey and Rocky eat your hearts out ... 'cause rapper 40 Glocc and Floyd Mayweather's uncle, Jeff, have formed a new pugilistic palship ... and TMZ Sports has… READ MORE >

- 10 days ago
Floyd Mayweather -- I Won Big ... So I Party Bigger!!

Floyd Mayweather
I Won Big ... So I Party Bigger!!

He already conquered Vegas ... and this weekend Floyd Mayweather has his sights set on the L.A. party scene ... turning up with huge stars in Hollywood for his official victory party ... TMZ… READ MORE >

- 13 days ago
Floyd Mayweather -- Entourage Member In Altercation with Woman

Floyd Mayweather
Entourage Member In Altercation with Woman

A male member of Floyd Mayweather's entourage was involved in an altercation with a woman at the Golden State Warriors playoff game last night ... after the woman allegedly struck him with a… READ MORE >

- 16 days ago
Floyd Mayweather -- Training Off, Party On! ... Clubbin' With Huge Rap Stars

Floyd Mayweather
Training Off Party On! Clubbin' With Huge Rap Stars

Training camp might be over, but turn up season is just beginning for Floyd Mayweather ... 'cause TMZ Sports has pics of the money man's triumphant return ... to the clubs. Floyd put his famous… READ MORE >

- 21 days ago
Wahlberg to Mayweather -- You're a Great Boxer, But that Jewelry ... Fabulous! (PHOTO)

Wahlberg to Mayweather
You're a Great Boxer, But that Jewelry ... Fabulous!

Mark Wahlberg was blown away at the Clippers game last night, but it had nothing to do with the Clippers rout over the Rockets ... he was mesmerized by Floyd Mayweather's bling. Mark and Floyd… READ MORE >

- 21 days ago
Floyd Mayweather's Dad -- Taunts Pacquiao With Victory Poem

Floyd Mayweather's Dad
Taunts Pacquiao With Victory Poem

Floyd Mayweather's father is FIRING MORE SHOTS at Manny Pacquiao's camp ... calling him a loser with a pathetic trainer ... and he's doing it all through the majesty of poetry.  Turns out,… READ MORE >

- 23 days ago
Dave Chappelle -- QUIT BITCHIN ABOUT THE FIGHT ... It Wasn't That Bad!

Dave Chappelle
QUIT BITCHIN ABOUT THE FIGHT ... It Wasn't That Bad!

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao wasn't a rip-off ... it wasn't a let down ... it was a PRETTY GOOD FIGHT ... so says Dave Chappelle.  Dave -- who occasionally trains at… READ MORE >

- 25 days ago
Floyd Mayweather -- Baby Mama Sues for $20 Mil ... He's a Despicable Liar

Floyd Mayweather
Baby Mama Sues for $20 Mil ... He's a Despicable Liar

Floyd Mayweather could lose tens of millions of dollars from his big payday if his baby mama gets her way ... because she's just filed a lawsuit claiming he ruined her with lies to save his own… READ MORE >

- 25 days ago

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