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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 -- -220 Degree Cryotherapy Bath ... To Heal Body

Floyd Mayweather
-220 Degree Cryotherapy Bath ...To Heal Aches & Pains

Floyd Mayweather will do anything to beat Manny Pacquiao ... even subject himself to -220 degree nitrogen gas during Cryotherapy sessions ... intended to heal his body. TMZ Sports spoke to David… READ MORE >

Team Mayweather -- Disses Pacquiao ... Over Mayweather Punching Bag

Team Mayweather
Disses Pacquiao Over Mayweather Punching Bag

Floyd Mayweather's camp has a message for Manny Pacquiao -- enjoy your "Mayweather" punching bag while you can ... 'cause it's the ONLY way you're gonna beat up on Floyd's face.  The bag was… READ MORE >

- 3 days ago
Floyd Mayweather -- Scoffs at Conor McGregor ... That Guy's a Joke

Floyd Mayweather
Scoffs at Conor McGregor ... That Guy's a Joke

Floyd Mayweather doesn't give a single DAMN about Conor McGregor -- telling TMZ Sports the UFC fighter is a joke ... who's using his name to try to get some cheap publicity.  Earlier this… READ MORE >

- 5 days ago
Nicki Minaj -- Don't Be Bitter About My Glitter (TMZ TV)

Nicki Minaj
Don't Be Bitter About My Glitter [TMZ TV]

Nikki Minaj posted a picture of the crazy diamond ring her BF Meek Mill gave her -- and then got Insta-blasted by Floyd Mayweather’s girlfriend ... who has the… READ MORE >

- 5 days ago
Mayweather vs. Pacquiao -- $1 Million Belt Gets Private Security ... From Mexico to Vegas

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao
$1 Million Belt Gets Private Security ... From Mexico to Vegas

The MILLION DOLLAR championship belt that will be awarded to the winner of Mayweather vs. Pacquiao has its own private security detail that will escort it from Mexico to Vegas ... TMZ Sports has… READ MORE >

- 6 days ago
Conor McGregor -- I Would Kill Floyd Mayweather ... In 30 Seconds

UFC's Conor McGregor
I Would Kill Mayweather ... In 30 Secs

UFC badass Conor McGregor says he would ANNIHILATE Floyd Mayweather in a real deal street fight ... saying, "I would kill him in less than thirty seconds." McGregor told Esquire he looks down on… READ MORE >

- 6 days ago
Floyd Mayweather -- SORRY JAY Z ... Not Going to Your Party

Floyd Mayweather
SORRY JAY Z ... Not Going to Your Party

He can DEFINITELY afford tickets, but Floyd Mayweather says he WON'T be hitting up Jay Z's post-fight mega-party in Vegas -- there's another place he's already… READ MORE >

- 7 days ago
Floyd Mayweather -- I'M NOT A WOMAN BEATER ... She's Been Lying for Years

Floyd Mayweather
I'M NOT A WOMAN BEATER She's Been Lying for Years

Floyd Mayweather says he did NOT beat the living crap out of his baby mama in 2010 -- despite the fact he was CONVICTED -- claiming the woman has been lying through her teeth for… READ MORE >

- 8 days ago
Jay Z -- Smokes Every Other Celeb On the Strip for Fight Night  (TMZ TV)

Jay Z
Smokes Every Celeb On the Strip For Fight Night [TMZ TV]

Real bad news for Chris Brown ... Jay Z's hosting a Las Vegas bash the night of Mayweather-Pacquiao -- which means Chris, Nicki Minaj, and every other celeb… READ MORE >

- 11 days ago
Jay Z -- Hosting Mayweather/Pacquiao Party ... $50k for V.I.P. Table

Jay Z
Hosting Mayweather - Pacquiao Party ... $50k for V.I.P. Table

The competition for the hottest Mayweather/Pacquiao post-fight party is over ... cause Jay Z just announced he's getting in the game ... with V.I.P. tables running up to $50k-a-pop. It's all… READ MORE >

- 12 days ago

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