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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 -- Got My Butt Kicked ... On The Basketball Court (VIDEO)

Floyd Mayweather
Got My Butt Kicked On The Basketball Court

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Floyd Mayweather -- Fires Back At Ronda Rousey ... You're Not Forbes Material

Floyd Mayweather
Fires Back At Ronda Rousey ... You're Not Forbes Material

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- 4 days ago
Chad Johnson to Floyd & Ronda -- Just Bang Already!!!

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Floyd Mayweather -- My New Hyper Car Drives Paris Hilton Wild

Floyd Mayweather
My New Hyper Car Drives Paris Wild

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- 5 days ago
Floyd Mayweather -- Takes $5 Million Car to Fatburger

Floyd Mayweather
Takes $5 Million Car to Fatburger

Floyd Mayweather wasted no time flossin' in his brand new $5 million super car ... taking it out to his favorite restaurant in Vegas -- Fatburger ... TMZ Sports has learned.  The boxer had… READ MORE >

- 6 days ago
Floyd Mayweather -- I Finally Got My $4.8 Million Hyper Car!

Floyd Mayweather
I Finally Got My $4.8 Mil Hyper Car!

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- 7 days ago
Floyd Mayweather Jr. -- My Ex WAS On Drugs ... I Got Papers to Prove It

Floyd Mayweather Jr.
My Ex WAS On Drugs ... I Got Papers to Prove It

Floyd Mayweather Jr. didn't defame his ex-GF Josie Harris when he said she was using all kinds of drugs -- because she really was popping the pills, and he says he's got proof. READ MORE >

- 20 days ago
Floyd Mayweather -- I’m The Greatest … Ranks Himself Above Ali (VIDEO)

Floyd Mayweather
I’m The Greatest ...Ranks Himself Above Ali

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- 20 days ago
Sylvester Stallone -- Andre Berto, I Was Kidding ... Stick with Rocky! (VIDEO)

Sylvester Stallone
Berto, I Was Kidding ... Stick with Rocky!

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