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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 Jr. -- JEWELRY SHOPPING SPREE ... At 3 Different NYC Shops

Floyd Mayweather Jr.
JEWELRY SHOPPING SPREE At 3 Different NYC Shops

Floyd Mayweather Jr. was on the hunt for diamonds this week ... hittin' 3 different NYC jewelry stores in 2 days ... and dropping more than $500k at one of the shops ... TMZ Sports has… READ MORE >

Sugar Ray Leonard -- I Could've Beaten Mayweather ... In My Prime

Sugar Ray Leonard
I Could've Beaten Mayweather ... In My Prime

He beat the father ... but Sugar Ray Leonard says when it comes to the Mayweather family, he could've whooped the son, too. Sugar Ray was leaving Boa Steakhouse in Hollywood last night when… READ MORE >

- 64 days ago
Victor Ortiz -- Mayweather's a P**sy ... So Is Maidana

Victor Ortiz
'Mayweather's a P**sy' ... So Is Maidana

Former WBC champ Victor Ortiz wasn't impressed with the Mayweather vs. Maidana fight ... in fact, he has a word to describe both men -- and let's just say it's another way to call a cat a… READ MORE >

- 66 days ago
Floyd Mayweather Fight -- Oh, Right … He's a Boxer, Too!!!

Floyd Mayweather
Oh, Right … He's a Boxer, Too!!!

Floyd Mayweather showed up for his weigh-in on Friday and promptly reminded everyone that despite the Instagram meltdowns, outrageous spending habits and the occasional arrest … he's still… READ MORE >

- 69 days ago
Floyd Mayweather -- My Ex DESERVES Abortion Shame

Floyd Mayweather
My Ex DESERVES Abortion Shame

Floyd Mayweather says he told the world about his ex-fiancee's abortion because she DESERVED to be publicly shamed as a reaction to something she did to him. Mayweather sat down with Big… READ MORE >

- 69 days ago
Nelly -- FLOYD MAYWEATHER IS NOT MY FRIEND ... But He Tried to Bang My Ex

Nelly
MAYWEATHER IS NOT MY FRIEND But He Tried to Bang My Ex

Nelly says he and Floyd Mayweather were NEVER FRIENDS ... even though they used to hit the clubs together .... but says Floyd once tried to bang his ex-girlfriend behind his back. We broke… READ MORE >

- 69 days ago
Justin Bieber -- I'LL BE IN FLOYD MAYWEATHER'S CORNER ... Again

Justin Bieber
I'LL BE IN MAYWEATHER'S CORNER ... Again

Floyd Mayweather's calling on his entire Money Team to walk him into the ring at his fight this weekend -- including Justin Bieber ... again ... TMZ Sports has learned. Sources close to… READ MORE >

- 70 days ago
Floyd Mayweather's Ex Dating Nelly -- Boxer is 'Broken Hearted'

Floyd Mayweather
'Broken Hearted' That Ex Is Dating Nelly

Floyd Mayweather is a man with a broken heart ... this according to sources close to the boxer who tell us he was devastated when he learned his ex-fiancee is rebounding with his old friend… READ MORE >

- 70 days ago
Floyd Mayweather's Ex-Fiancee -- Floyd Will NEVER Own the Clippers After Blasting Me With 'Abortion' Post

Floyd Mayweather's Ex-Fiancee
Floyd Will Never Own the Clippers After 'Abortion' Post

Floyd Mayweather's ex just hit him where it really hurts -- his financial bottom line -- saying he just blew his chances to become an NBA owner by ripping her for allegedly aborting their… READ MORE >

- 70 days ago
Floyd Mayweather Broke Up With Fiancee Because She Got An ABORTION

Floyd Mayweather
My Ex ABORTED Our Twins ... So I Dumped Her

Floyd Mayweather says he broke off his engagement with Shantel Jackson because she got an ABORTION without his blessing ... this according to the boxer's social media pages. READ MORE >

- 70 days ago

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