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Floyd Mayweather Talks Amir Khan Row, Says Everyone Is “Sleeping On” Kell Brook

Floyd Mayweather has opened up to FightHype about his altercation with Amir Khan during Danny Garcia’s victory over Robert Guerrero in Los Angeles, California last Saturday night. Khan had already given his side of the story in an interview with Elie Seckbach shortly after the WBC welterweight title showdown. The British fighter claimed that Mayweather had “started screaming” about his …

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Floyd Mayweather Threatens Saul Alvarez With Talk Of Comeback

Floyd Mayweather Jr. has been making plenty of headlines this week. The story of his intense verbal exchange with Amir Khan at ringside during Saturday night’s battle between Danny Garcia and Robert Guerrero did the rounds, while his response to UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor’s recent comments about him also garnered widespread media attention. The latter came in an interview …

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Watch: Amir Khan Describes Heated Verbal Altercation With Floyd Mayweather At Garcia/Guerrero Fight

Amir Khan was an interested ringside observer on Saturday night as his former conqueror Danny Garcia bested Robert Guerrero over 12 rounds at the Staples Centre in Los Angeles, California. Khan was stopped in 4 rounds by Garcia back in 2012 when both men campaigned in the super-lightweight division, and with Garcia recently making the jump up in weight to …

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Oscar De La Hoya Responds To Floyd Mayweather’s Rant On Racism

Floyd Mayweather made headlines recently when he went on a rant during an interview with FightHype during which he declared “racism still exists”. In an attempt to back up his statement boxing’s former pound for pound king endeavoured to highlight a number of examples within the world of combat sport in which “racial bias” could be seen. He talked about …

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Conor McGregor’s Popularity Proof That Racism Still Exists – Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Conor McGregor has caught the attention of boxing’s former pound for pound king and all-time cash cow, Floyd Mayweather Jr., but “Money” May’s recent references to the Irishman are rather controversial. Mayweather has spoken on a number of occasions in the past about how he believes that racism is still prevalent within the sport of boxing. In an interview with …

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Floyd Mayweather: Gennady Golovkin Needs To Take Risks Like I Did

On Monday, FightHype published an exert from an interview with Floyd Mayweather in which he addressed one of boxing’s burgeoning stars and, in the eyes of many, the heir to his pound for pound and Pay-per-view thrones – Gennady Golovkin. The utterance of Golovkin’s name, and the news that his first PPV outing had failed to really capture the attention …

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Floyd Mayweather: Manny Pacquiao Is “Piggybacking My Name” To Sell His Next Fight

Floyd Mayweather has shot down Manny Pacquiao’s claims that the pair are in talks for a sequel to their massive May bout, and accused the Filipino icon of “piggybacking” his name to sell Pay-per-views. In early October an Agence France Presse reporter claimed that Manny Pacquiao had spoken of negotiations that were supposedly ongoing between his team and Floyd Mayweather’s. However shortly …

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Gennady Golovkin Willing To Go Anywhere For Carl Froch Fight Says His Coach

Gennady Golovkin is still very much interested in a fight with Carl Froch according to his trainer, Abel Sanchez. Last week, PunditArena reported that Froch’s former promoter, Eddie Hearn, had revealed the Nottingham fighter’s “burning curiosity” about Golovkin’s punching power in a column for the Daily Mail. He also wrote about how he had received a call from “The Cobra” following the Kazakh’s …

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Top 5 Floyd Mayweather Jr. Comeback Opponents

It seems that there are very few people in boxing who believe that Floyd Mayweather’s uneventful decision win over Andre Berto will be his last fight. That cynicism is understandable. For it is justified by both the history of the sport, and the history of the man. Observers of the sweet science have been conditioned to assume that a fighter will …

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Amir Khan Is No Longer In Negotiations To Fight Manny Pacquiao

Amir Khan looks set to miss out on yet another dream fight, as he has confirmed today that negotiations with the team of Manny Pacquiao have collapsed. For the last number of months it appeared as though Khan was the front-runner in the race towards a bout with the famed Filipino icon. When another leading candidate, Lucas Matthysse was knocked-out …

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Even With Manny Pacquiao On The Horizon Amir Khan Can’t Stop Thinking About Floyd Mayweather

Amir Khan is still clinging desperately to the possibility of a fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr. At the beginning of August, I speculated that Floyd Mayweather’s retirement may bring the welterweight division back to life. The main point of my thesis was that without the possibility of a mega-money Mayweather fight to inspire hesitance and cautious match-making, the best welterweights in …

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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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