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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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Dave Chappelle -- QUIT BITCHIN ABOUT THE FIGHT ... It Wasn't That Bad!

Dave Chappelle
QUIT BITCHIN ABOUT THE FIGHT ... It Wasn't That Bad!

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao wasn't a rip-off ... it wasn't a let down ... it was a PRETTY GOOD FIGHT ... so says Dave Chappelle.  Dave -- who occasionally trains at… READ MORE >

Floyd Mayweather -- Baby Mama Sues for $20 Mil ... He's a Despicable Liar

Floyd Mayweather
Baby Mama Sues for $20 Mil ... He's a Despicable Liar

Floyd Mayweather could lose tens of millions of dollars from his big payday if his baby mama gets her way ... because she's just filed a lawsuit claiming he ruined her with lies to save his own… READ MORE >

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Mayweather vs. Pacquiao -- Everybody in the Pool for a Brawl ... at Rehab (TMZ TV)

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao
Everybody in the Pool for a Brawl ... At Rehab [TMZ TV]

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Manny Pacquiao -- Aunt Claims Fight Was Fixed (VIDEO)

Manny Pacquiao
Aunt Claims Fight Was Fixed

The Mayweather vs. Pacquiao fight was unanimous in everyone's eyes, but Manny's aunt and cousins are steadfast ... the fight was fixed. Aunt Lilia and crew… READ MORE >

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Mayweather/Pacquiao Fight -- G-5 Traffic Jam at Vegas Airport

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Grandma Mayweather -- Manny's Got to Apologize to Floyd for 'Talkin' S***' (VIDEO)

Grandma Mayweather
Manny's Got to Apologize to Floyd For Talkin' S***'

Floyd Mayweather may have hugged Manny Pacquiao after the fight, but all is not forgiven with Floyd's fierce grandma. Bernice Mayweather was leaving the MGM… READ MORE >

- 4 days ago
ESPN's Michelle Beadle -- Mayweather Banned Me From Fight ... Floyd Calls BS

ESPN's Michelle Beadle
Mayweather Banned Me ... Floyd Calls BS

11:45 AM PT -- Michelle just tweeted -- "After hearing my credential was pulled, I went home. Told this morning that HBO was able to get it re-approved late last night. That's… READ MORE >

- 5 days ago
Floyd Mayweather -- Deciding on Fight Gloves ... $2,500-a-Pair

Floyd Mayweather
Deciding on Fight Gloves ... $2,500-a-Pair!!

If the 'look good, feel good, play good' adage is true ... Manny Pacquiao might be in trouble tonight ... 'cause TMZ Sports has the FIRST pictures of Floyd's fight night boxing gloves ... and… READ MORE >

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Mayweather vs. Pacquiao -- Fire Sale On Tix ... Investors Losing Big $$$

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao
Fire Sale On Tix ... Investors Losing Big $$$

It was supposed to be the hottest ticket of the year ... but it's gone cold ... and now multiple investors who tried to flip tickets to Mayweather vs. Pacquiao tell TMZ Sports they're losing BIG… READ MORE >

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Mayweather vs. Pacquiao -- The Drinking Game

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao
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While Manny and Floyd are knocking each other's heads off, millions of fans will be getting knocked on their asses ...  from dat drank ... thanks to a host of drinking games that are taking… READ MORE >

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