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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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Andre Berto's Chef -- SLAMS MAYWEATHER'S CHEF ... Your Fight Menu's WEAK!!!

Andre Berto's Chef
SLAMS MAYWEATHER'S CHEF ... Your Menu's WEAK!!!

Andre Berto's personal chef is serving up a hot, steaming plate of CHEF BEEF ... claiming Floyd Mayweather's chef is WEAK SAUCE when it comes to feeding her fighter!  TMZ Sports spoke with… READ MORE >

Sylvester Stallone -- What's Good for Floyd Mayweather Jr. ... Is Great for 'Creed'

Sylvester Stallone
What's Good for Mayweather ... Is GREAT for 'Creed'

Floyd Mayweather won't be in 'Creed,' but his swag will be -- Sylvester Stallone tapped Floyd's favorite boxing glove company to be the official mitt of the movie. Elvis Grant,… READ MORE >

- 5 days ago
Floyd Mayweather Jr. -- You Look Like Someone I Know! Hangs with Ruby Rose (PHOTO)

Floyd Mayweather Jr.
You Look Like Someone I Know! ... Hangs with Ruby Rose

Floyd Mayweather Jr. taught Hollywood "It" girl Ruby Rose a few things about boxing -- during a Las Vegas meet-and-greet that must've had Floyd thinking he was seeing double. Ruby went to the TMT… READ MORE >

- 7 days ago
Floyd Mayweather Jr. -- Surprises Protege With Brand New Whip

Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Surprises Protege with A Brand New Whip!

Life's good when you're on The Money Team ... 'cause one of Floyd Mayweather's proteges tells TMZ Sports the boxing champ hooked him up with a brand spanking new ride worth over $30k! Okay,… READ MORE >

- 8 days ago
Boxing Legend Ray Mancini -- Floyd Mayweather's Taking Easy Route ... Gotta Fight GGG to Be 'TBE'

Boxing Legend Ray Mancini
Floyd's Taking Easy Route He's Gotta Fight GGG to Be 'TBE'

Boxing legend Ray "Boom Boom" Mancini says Floyd Mayweather is never going to truly be "The Best Ever" ... until he steps in the ring with the most… READ MORE >

- 9 days ago
Boxer Victor Ortiz -- Mayweather Chose Berto?!? ... 'That's Embarrassing, Bro'

Boxer Victor Ortiz
Mayweather Chose Berto?!? 'That's Embarrassing, Bro'

The Mayweather vs. Berto fight is gonna SUUUUUCCKKK ... so claims boxer Victor Ortiz -- who says the match is "embarrassing" and both fighters need to retire.  … READ MORE >

- 10 days ago
Floyd Mayweather -- ON THE FAT KID DIET ... For Berto Fight

Floyd Mayweather
ON THE FAT KID DIET ... For Berto Fight

Screw the vegetables and protein shakes, Floyd Mayweather is LETTING HIMSELF GO for his fight with Andre Berto -- stuffing himself with ice cream and cake during training camp ... TMZ Sports has… READ MORE >

- 10 days ago
Floyd Mayweather -- OFFICIALLY FIGHTING ANDRE BERTO

Floyd Mayweather
OFFICIALLY FIGHTING ANDRE BERTO

It's on ... Floyd Mayweather is officially set to square off with Andre Berto in September ... TMZ Sports has confirmed.  READ MORE >

- 11 days ago
Top NBA Rookies -- Mayweather Gave Us The Cold Shoulder ... In Cryo-Training

Top NBA Rookies
Floyd Mayweather Gave Us The Cold Shoulder ... In Cryo-Training

What do you do in Vegas when you have a couple million dollars but you're too young to get into any casinos?  If you're NBA rookies Karl-Anthony Towns and D'Angelo Russell you spend your days… READ MORE >

- 14 days ago
Dana White -- Ronda Rousey Would 'Rag Doll' Mayweather

UFC's Dana White
Ronda Would 'Rag Doll' Mayweather

Floyd Mayweather should probably think long and hard before firing back at Ronda Rousey -- 'cause Dana White says she would "rag doll" the boxer if they ever got into… READ MORE >

- 15 days ago

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