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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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Jamie Foxx -- SINGING NAT'L ANTHEM ... At Mayweather vs. Pacquiao

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao
Jamie Foxx SINGING NAT'L ANTHEM

Another HUUUGE boxing role for Jamie Foxx -- 'cause he's just been tapped to sing the national anthem at the Mayweather vs. Pacquiao fight!  Our sources confirm ... Foxx -- who's starring as… READ MORE >

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao -- IT PAYS TO BE MEXICAN ... Whole Country Gets Fight for Free!

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao
IT PAYS TO BE MEXICAN Whole Country Gets Fight for Free!

If you don't wanna pay $100 for the Mayweather vs. Pacquiao fight, ya might wanna head south of the border ... because the entire country of Mexico is getting the fight for FREE!!! The World… READ MORE >

- 21 hours ago
Mark Wahlberg -- Ringside Seats to Watch Pacquiao ... Train

Mark Wahlberg
Ringside Seats To Watch Pacquiao ... Train

Mark Wahlberg might've been a week early and minus a Floyd Mayweather ... but he still had the best seat in the house to watch Manny Pacquiao today ... dropping in on Pac Man's gym session.… READ MORE >

- 4 days ago
George Foreman -- Mayweather Is Better Than Muhammad Ali

George Foreman
Mayweather Is Better Than Muhammad Ali

George Foreman says Floyd Mayweather is RIGHT ... telling TMZ Sports, "Pound for pound, Floyd is better than me and Muhammad Ali ever were." Mayweather received tons of criticism this week after… READ MORE >

- 4 days ago
Mayweather vs. Pacquiao -- Tickets Sell Out in 60 Seconds

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao
Tickets Sell Out in 60 Seconds

And just like that ... THEY WERE GONE!!!! Less than 60 seconds after tickets to the Mayweather vs. Pacquiao fight went on sale to the public on Ticketmaster's website, they were sold out!!… READ MORE >

- 5 days ago
Mayweather vs. Pacquiao -- Ticket Delay Explained ... Pissing Match Over Good Seats

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao
Ticket Delay Explained Pissing Match Over Good Seats

The delay over the sale of the Mayweather vs. Pacquiao tickets was all about GOOD SEATS -- with Manny's team holding up the deal because they felt Floyd's team got the better quality… READ MORE >

- 5 days ago
Mayweather vs. Pacquiao -- Tickets Go On Sale ... TODAY!!!

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao
Tickets Go On Sale ... TODAY!!!

Finally ... tickets to the Mayweather vs. Pacquiao fight are going on sale TODAY -- but you gotta move fast, because we're told there will only be 500 available to the public!  The tickets… READ MORE >

- 5 days ago
50 Cent -- Buries Hatchet With Mayweather ... 'He's My Brother'

50 Cent
Buries Hatchet With Mayweather 'He's My Brother'

Seems the 50 Cent vs. Floyd Mayweather feud is finally OVER -- with the two superstars coming together Wednesday night .... months after they TRASHED each other in public.  Don't forget ...… READ MORE >

- 5 days ago
Mayweather vs. Pacquiao -- MILLION DOLLAR BELT ... REVEALED!!

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao
MILLION DOLLAR BELT REVEALED

Here it is ... the $1 million emerald-studded WBC championship belt that Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao will be fighting for on May 2nd ... in addition to their $100-million +… READ MORE >

- 7 days ago
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 >

- 9 days ago

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