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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 -- I Won't Bet On World Series ... 'Just Not Into Baseball'

Floyd Mayweather
I Won't Bet On World Series 'Just Not Into Baseball'

Sorry baseball ... Floyd Mayweather is just not that into you. In fact, Floyd's so indifferent about America's pastime, the legendary gambler is sitting out of one of the biggest sporting events… READ MORE >

Justin Bieber -- BOXING WITH MAYWEATHER ... No Shirt (Of Course)

Justin Bieber
BOXING WITH MAYWEATHER ... No Shirt (Of Course)

Justin Bieber is gonna EAT LIGHTNING AND CRAP THUNDER ... 'cause he's now training to box with the greatest fighter alive -- Floyd Mayweather, Jr.Bieber and Floyd threw on the gloves at the… READ MORE >

- 6 days ago
Floyd Mayweather -- THUNDERSTORMIN' ... At Famous L.A. Nudie Bar [Video]

Floyd Mayweather
THUNDERSTORMIN' ... At Famous L.A. Nudie Bar

The Floyd Mayweather money hurricane touched down in L.A. last Tuesday night ... with the boxer throwing THOUSANDS of dollars in the air at a famous L.A. nudie bar -- and TMZ Sports has the… READ MORE >

- 8 days ago
Floyd Mayweather -- I'm Gonna Train Michael Jackson's Son ... To Fight!

Floyd Mayweather
I'm Gonna Train Michael Jackson's Son ... To Fight!

Michael Jackson's son could be the next great boxing prodigy -- because Floyd Mayweather says he is going to PERSONALLY train Prince Jackson ... now that he's apparently joined The Money… READ MORE >

- 15 days ago
Michael Jackson's Son -- I'M ON THE MONEY TEAM ... With Floyd Mayweather

Michael Jackson's Son
I'M ON THE MONEY TEAM ... With Floyd Mayweather

There's only been ONE person who spent his fortune more recklessly than Floyd Mayweather ... and now that person's son is an official member of Floyd's "Money Team."Prince Michael Jackson was… READ MORE >

- 17 days ago
50 Cent's Son -- I'M TEAM MAYWEATHER NOW

50 Cent's Son
I'M TEAM MAYWEATHER NOW

This one's gotta hurt ... 50 Cent's estranged son Marquise has a new father figure in his life -- and it happens to be his biological dad's worst enemy. Marquise posted a photo to his… READ MORE >

- 26 days ago
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 >

- 33 days ago
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 >

- 38 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 >

- 38 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 >

- 38 days ago

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