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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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Floyd Mayweather -- 6 BODYGUARDS ... For Chicken & Waffles Run

Floyd Mayweather
6 BODYGUARDS For Chicken & Waffles Run

He's the best fighter in the world -- by far -- but Floyd Mayweather still invests in protection ... bringing SIX huge dudes to watch his back at one of the most famous chicken joints in the… READ MORE >

Floyd Mayweather -- Rebuffed By Warren Buffett

Floyd Mayweather
Re-Buffed By Buffett

Floyd Mayweather was snubbed by Warren Buffett before his championship fight Saturday night, because the billionaire and his company had issues with the champ, weed and women.Sources connected to… READ MORE >

- 8 days ago
Floyd Mayweather Stiffs Waitress After $32M Fight

Floyd Mayweather
STIFFS WAITRESS After $32M Fight

Floyd "Money" Mayweather did not share A PENNY of the $32 MILLION he earned Saturday night with the waitress who served him $25,000 worth of booze and chicken wings ... TMZ has learned.Nik… READ MORE >

- 8 days ago
Boxer Victor Ortiz -- DEMANDS MAYWEATHER REMATCH ... 'I'll Fight Him for Free'

Boxer Victor Ortiz
DEMANDS MAYWEATHER REMATCH 'I'll Fight Him for Free'

Victor Ortiz is CALLING OUT Floyd Mayweather ... demanding a rematch with the champ and telling TMZ Sports he'll do it FOR FREE!!!! READ MORE >

- 9 days ago
Kevin Hart -- Mayweather Is Too Good ... Will Somebody Please Challenge the Guy?!

Kevin Hart
Mayweather Is Too Good Will Somebody Please Challenge the Guy?!

When the hell is someone gonna give Floyd Mayweather a run for his money?? That's what Kevin Hart wants to know ... who tells TMZ Sports Floyd's opponents simply don't have what it takes to… READ MORE >

- 9 days ago
Floyd Mayweather -- Fan Stampede After Fight

Floyd Mayweather
Fan Stampede After Fight

Hundreds of boxing fans were whipped into a frenzy after the Floyd Mayweather fight Saturday night ... and things got so out of hand one guy ended up in the hospital.Moments after Money scored a… READ MORE >

- 10 days ago
Justin Bieber -- Mayweather, Meet Selena

Justin Bieber
Mayweather, Meet Selena

Looks like Justin Bieber is done living the bachelor life ... he actually brought his girlfriend Selena Gomez to Las Vegas for the Floyd Mayweather fight -- and she's gonna meet his boxing… READ MORE >

- 10 days ago
Floyd Mayweather -- SORRY FOR RAY RICE COMMENTS ... I Hadn't Seen Video

Floyd Mayweather
SORRY FOR RAY RICE COMMENTS 'I Hadn't Seen Video'

Floyd Mayweather claims he hadn't seen the new elevator footage of Ray Rice before he went after the NFL for not sticking by their 2 game suspension ... and now he's apologizing to the… READ MORE >

- 14 days ago
Floyd Mayweather -- Ray Rice Isn't the Worst Wife Beater ... He Just Got Caught

Floyd Mayweather
Ray Rice Isn't the Worst Wife Beater ... He Just Got Caught

Floyd Mayweather says Ray Rice is far from the WORST of the domestic abusers in America -- only problem is that Ray got caught on video. Mayweather -- who spent time in jail for beating up… READ MORE >

- 14 days ago
Manny Pacquiao on Mayweather -- 'I Will Pray For Him'

Manny Pacquiao
on Floyd Mayweather: 'I Will Pray For Him'

Manny Pacquiao tells TMZ Sports he will pray for his rival Floyd Mayweather -- after learning about allegations that Floyd pulled a gun on his ex-fiancee. Pacquiao was out at Ecco! restaurant… READ MORE >

- 19 days ago

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