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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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Mayweather Vs. Pacquiao -- Broker Selling Ringside Seats ... For $87,000 Each!!

Mayweather Vs. Pacquiao
Broker Selling Ringside Seats ... For $87,000 Each!!

A high-end NY-based "hospitality service" says it has the very first authentic ringside seats to the Mayweather vs.Pacquiao fight ... and they could be yours for $87,500-a-pop!!!  TMZ Sports… READ MORE >

Fatburger To Floyd Mayweather -- Don't Leave Us Champ ... We Made A Skinny Burger For You!!

Fatburger To Mayweather
Don't Leave Us Champ! (We Made A Skinny Burger For You!)

Floyd Mayweather can now eat guilt-free at his favorite guilty pleasure ... 'cause a Las Vegas Fatburger just concocted a brand new training-friendly organic burger ... just for the champ. TMZ… READ MORE >

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Floyd Mayweather -- Still Flexing over De La Hoya Victory ... With $100k Painting

Floyd Mayweather
Still Flexing over De La Hoya Victory ... With $100k Painting

// 'Memba when Floyd Mayweather beat Oscar De La Hoya in 2007? Floyd does ... and he commissioned a $100k painting to honor the victory ... TMZ Sports has learned.  Mayweather hooked up with… READ MORE >

- 3 days ago
Ludacris -- I've Seen Mayweather Train ... Manny Ain't Got A Shot

Ludacris
I've Seen Mayweather Train ... Manny Ain't Got A Shot

// Ludacris says Manny Pacquiao has ZERO chance of beating Floyd Mayweather in their mega fight ... 'cause he's seen Mayweather train -- and Money is just too focused to lose. Luda sat down for… READ MORE >

- 4 days ago
Justin Bieber -- Walking Out with Mayweather?? ... HELL YEAH!!

Justin Bieber
Walking Out w/ Mayweather?? HELL YEAH!!

[[tmz:video id="0_q2b3z1tr"]] Floyd Mayweather will have 145 pounds of dynamite by his side when he walks to the ring to fight Manny Pacquiao ... because Justin Bieber says he'll DEFINITELY be in… READ MORE >

- 4 days ago
Mayweather vs. Pacquiao -- MGM Blocking Vegas Hotels from Showing Fight

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao
MGM Blocking Vegas Hotels From Showing Fight

If you're gonna be in Vegas for the big fight ... and you're not at an MGM property ... you may be S.O.L. -- because MGM honchos are blocking competitors from showing Mayweather vs.… READ MORE >

- 6 days ago
Mayweather vs. Pacquiao -- TECATE KO'S CORONA ... Buys Beer Rights for $5.6 Million!

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao
TECATE KO'S CORONA Buys Beer Rights for $5.6 Mil

There was a civil war in Mexico surrounding the Mayweather vs. Pacquiao fight -- TECATE VERSUS CORONA -- but now ... one beer has finally obtained the rights to be the official cerveza of the… READ MORE >

- 7 days ago
Floyd Mayweather -- Don't Egg Me On When I Eat

Floyd Mayweather
Don't Egg Me On When I Eat

Floyd Mayweather dropped thousands of bucks at a sushi/steak joint with 40 of his closest friends, and there was only one ground rule -- NO ONE was allowed to egg the champ. Floyd and his crew hit… READ MORE >

- 10 days ago
Floyd Mayweather -- Used $4,000 Gold Pen ... to Sign Pacquiao Contract

Floyd Mayweather
Used $4,000 Gold Pen to Sign Pacquiao Contract

// Talk about a golden touch ... TMZ Sports has learned Floyd Mayweather used an 18 karat gold pen -- worth $4,000 -- to sign his contract for the big Pacquiao fight.  It's called the… READ MORE >

- 11 days ago
Mayweather/Pacquiao -- War On the Dome Front

Mayweather/Pacquiao
War On the Dome Front

The Mayweather vs. Pacquiao rivalry has taken over a hair show in Puerto Rico -- where a famous barber stole the spotlight by etching BOTH fighters onto the same dude's head! TMZ Sports has the… READ MORE >

- 13 days ago

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