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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.'s Ex Josie Harris -- I'm Not Mad at Him for Beating Me

Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s Ex
I'm Not Mad at Him For Beating Me

The woman Floyd Mayweather Jr. beat in front of their children is a forgiving soul, claiming she no longer holds a grudge and wants to bury the hatchet. Josie Harris tells us, she and Floyd are… READ MORE >

Floyd Mayweather Jr. -- Jail Didn't Ruin My Physique ... I'M RIPPED!!!

Floyd Mayweather
Jail Didn't Ruin My Bod ... I'M RIPPED!!!

Floyd Mayweather did not emerge from jail as a puny, shriveled up shell of an athlete ... as he so grimly predicted during his stint in the pokey -- in fact, the guy is pretty damn jacked. Moments… READ MORE >

- 624 days ago
Floyd Mayweather Jr. RELEASED from Jail

Floyd Mayweather Jr.
RELEASED from Jail

Floyd Mayweather Jr. is officially a free man -- the boxing champ was all smiles when he was released early Friday morning from a Vegas jail, where he served roughly 2 months of his 3-month… READ MORE >

- 624 days ago
Floyd Mayweather -- Want Some Cheese with Your Toilet Whine?

Floyd Mayweather
Want Some Cheese... With Your Toilet Whine?

Boxing champ Floyd Mayweather really needs a pacifier -- 'cause he's a huge whiner! Money's begging to get out of jail, but fortunately for us (after airing this) ... the judge shut him down.… READ MORE >

- 673 days ago
Judge to Floyd Mayweather -- If You're Shriveling Up, It's Your Fault

Judge to Floyd Mayweather:
If You're Shriveling Up, It's YOUR Fault

Floyd Mayweather just got knocked out by a Nevada judge ... who scoffed at the boxer's claim he is withering away in jail ... essentially ruling Mayweather is acting like a baby. Floyd had begged… READ MORE >

- 674 days ago
Floyd Mayweather Jr. -- Jail is KILLING My Boxing Career

Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Jail is KILLING My Boxing Career

Floyd Mayweather, Jr. says he's begun to shrivel up into a puny regular person during his first 12 days in the big house ... and he's worried he won't be able to bounce back in time to save his… READ MORE >

- 676 days ago
Floyd Mayweather Jr. -- The Mug Shot

Floyd Mayweather Jr.
The Mug Shot What a Knockout

TMZ has obtained the mug shot for Floyd Mayweather Jr. -- snapped moments after the boxing champ turned himself in to a Vegas jail this morning.Floyd is currently serving out a 90-day jail… READ MORE >

- 687 days ago
Floyd Mayweather Jr. Surrenders for Jail Stint

Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Surrenders for Jail Stint

Floyd Mayweather Jr. has officially begun his 90-day jail sentence for domestic violence.Floyd turned himself in to a Vegas jail moments ago -- where he'll serve the remaining 87 days of his… READ MORE >

- 687 days ago
Floyd Mayweather -- I Support Gay Marriage ... Unlike Manny Pacquiao

Floyd Mayweather
I Support Gay Marriage ... Unlike Pacquiao

Floyd Mayweather is squaring off against Manny Pacquiao ... and once again it's NOT in the ring -- this time they're fighting over gay marriage. With the media still buzzing over Manny's… READ MORE >

- 703 days ago
Justin Bieber -- I Wore $20K On My NECK at Mayweather Fight

Justin Bieber
I Wore $20K On My NECK at Mayweather Fight

Looking like he wandered off the set of "Goodfellas," Justin Bieber rocked a golden diamond-encrusted fish around his neck at the Mayweather fight on Saturday -- and TMZ has learned, the thing… READ MORE >

- 711 days ago

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