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Conor McGregor Vs Floyd Mayweather Jr: A Bridge Too Far?

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 16: President of Mayweather Promotions Floyd Mayweather looks on during the press conference announcing the Badou Jack v James DeGale Super Middleweight World Title Unification Bout at Barclays Center on November 16, 2016 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images)

Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather Jr will not be squaring off anytime soon. The two most recognised names in combat sports, the two highest earners and biggest personalities in their respective crafts. ‘The Notorious’ vs ‘Money’ under the ‘Queensberry Rules’ would without a doubt break all pay-per-view records and become the highest grossing fight in history. A chance for Mayweather …

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If Canelo Wants To Conquer Boxing, He Needs To Conquer English First

Last Saturday night, when it was finally deemed that Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez’s fallen opponent, Amir Khan, was okay (or as okay as possible in the circumstances), HBO’s Max Kellerman crept into the ring and began his post-fight interview, in that serious way that only Kellerman can. “…let’s start at the beginning; did he surprise you with his speed, early?” Canelo’s …

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Conor McGregor Has A Big Fan In Former Floyd Mayweather Foe

Floyd Mayweather Jr. might claim that he has paid little or no attention to Conor McGregor’s UFC journey, but it seems many of his boxing brethren are just as enthralled by “The Notorious” one as the rest of us. One such pugilist is Mayweather’s last opponent, Andre Berto. Speaking to TMZ recently, the Haitian-American fighter had nothing but praise for …

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Watch: Floyd Mayweather Gets Emotional In The Corner Before The Final Round Of His Career

Showtime’s cameras captured a touching scene in the Floyd Mayweather corner just before the great fighter arose from his stool for what he claims is the final round of his storied career. Many observers of the sweet science are sceptical about Floyd Mayweather’s claims that last Saturday night’s bout with Andre Berto will be his last. It isn’t the first …

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WATCH: All Access – Floyd Mayweather Vs Andre Berto – Episode 1

Floyd Mayweather vs Andre Berto may not be a particularly interesting fight, but the circumstances that form the backdrop to it may make for an intriguing series of All Access. Given that Floyd Mayweather has been the topic of countless versions of Showtime’s documentary series, as well as several series of HBO’s similar 24/7, all but the most hardcore of fans have …

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Floyd Mayweather Jr Gives The Media A Rare Treat

Something very rare happened at Floyd Mayweather Jr’s media workout on Wednesday. Media workouts are generally pretty uneventful. They don’t change much from one to the next. Therefore, nobody who went along to Floyd Mayweather’s press junket this week, ahead of his September 12th fight with Andre Berto, would have been expecting anything different or exciting. Floyd, however, had other …

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Floyd Mayweather Jr Reveals The Reasons Behind His Retirement

In a recent interview Floyd Mayweather Jr opened up about his uncle Roger’s recent health issues and how they have contributed to his decision to retire. The modern day version of Floyd Mayweather Jr is a little more thoughtful and circumspect than was his predecessor. Sure we still get the occasional glimpse of the “Money” Mayweather persona. There will be …

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Miguel Cotto And Saul “Canelo” Alvarez To Fight November 21

After months of negotiation, Miguel Cotto vs Saul “Canelo” Alvarez is a done deal. The fight, which is for the true middleweight championship of the world, will take place on November 21st at the Mandalay Bay events centre in Las Vegas, according to co-promoters Roc Nation Sports and Golden Boy promotions. It was no secret that this fight was in …

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Floyd Mayweather’s Daddy Wants A Piece Of Amir Khan

Floyd Mayweather Jr has no intention of fighting Amir Khan anytime soon, but Floyd Sr claims he is more than willing to take on the Englishman. Amir’s hopes of facing the pound for pound king were crushed this week when “Money” Mayweather announced that his September 12th opponent would be Andre Berto. The Bolton native has spent the last couple …

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Floyd Mayweather Announces His Opponent For “Farewell” Fight

It’s official – Floyd Mayweather’s opponent for September 12th is Andre Berto. It had been widely reported in recent months that Mayweather was likely to fight the Floridian, in what the pound for pound king claims is his last hurrah. “The Money team”, however, were slow about officially announcing the fight. Last night, less than six weeks from fight night, …

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Has Floyd Mayweather’s Final Opponent Been Decided?

Bit of a bummer if you ask us. Floyd Mayweather Jr. has reportedly decided on Andre Berto as his next opponent, with the bout slated for either September 12 or Tuesday, Sept. 15. Michael Woods of The Sweet Science made the claim that the fight that will be televised on CBS, rather than on pay-per-view. “He will get paid around what he has been …

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Some People Are Willing To Resort To Desperate Measures To Secure A Fight With Floyd Mayweather.

They call it the Mayweather sweepstakes. Titles mean nothing in comparison. The biggest prize in boxing is, undoubtedly, a fight with Floyd Mayweather. ……and some people will stoop to any depth to try and secure it. Anthony Mundine is a former Australian rugby league star turned professional boxer. He is outspoken, confident and controversial. The Daily Telegraph once called him …

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