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Watch: Tenshin Wins Kickboxing Fight In Style Ahead Of Mayweather Bout

Tenshin Nasukawa prepared for his mammoth upcoming clash with Floyd Mayweather in perfect fashion. After an extraordinary press conference which saw the talented kickboxer matched up with the boxing great who subsequently backed out, the New Year’s Eve fight was remade with kicking banned. While that puts the young Tenshin at a major disadvantage, Mayweather cannot afford to be complacent. …

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Mayweather Deletes Every Mention Of Tenshin Fight From Social Media

Floyd Mayweather has deleted every social media post relating to his recently announced showdown with RIZIN superstar Tenshin Nasukawa. It really did seem like a winning deal for all parties – with reports from Japan estimating that Floyd would come away with $88 million from the New Years Eve date. Robbie Fox of Barstool Sports noted that Mayweather has effectively erased every …

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Watch: Tenshin’s Exhilarating RIZIN Super-Fight With Kyoji Horiguchi

Floyd Mayweather’s RIZIN 14 opponent Tenshin Nasukawa’s last in-ring outing was one of the year’s most entertaining fights, a kickboxing super-fight showdown with the elite MMA star, Kyoji Horiguchi. The announcement that Nasukawa will be fighting the legendary undefeated boxer was perhaps the most surprising news story of the year to date. For those of you who are (understandably) confused by …

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Tenshin Promises Conor McGregor He Will Avenge His Loss

Tenshin Nasukawa has responded to Conor McGregor’s recent Instagram post with a promise that he will avenge his 2017 loss to Floyd Mayweather. If you thought that this week couldn’t get any stranger, stay tuned. After yesterday’s shock announcement that Floyd Mayweather will be returning to the ring to fight Japanese kickboxing/MMA prodigy Tenshin Nasukawa in December. For those of you …

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Reports From Toyko Detail Mayweather’s Pay For RIZIN Fight

A Japanese sports outlet has reported the amount of money Floyd Mayweather will make from his December showdown with Tenshin Nasukawa. Japanese outlet Tokyo-Sport reported today that Mayweather will make a flat sum of 7 billion yen for the bout – which is would rise to an expected 10 billion yen after PPV and broadcasting figures are tallied. 10 billion yen converts …

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Watch: Mayweather Vs. Tenshin Gets Its First Official Trailer

It’s official, Floyd Mayweather will end his retirement once again, this time to face off against Japanese kickboxing phenom, Tenshin Nasukawa. This is about as crazy a story as we’ve ever woken up to, eh? We made an attempt to better understand the admittedly shocking news that Floyd will take on Tenshin earlier today but the longer we sit with …

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Everything You Need To Know About Mayweather Vs. Tenshin

We make an attempt to answer some of the burning questions that surround Mayweather vs. Tenshin, perhaps the most bizarre combat sports spectacle of the year. Sometimes a fight comes around that is so completely and utterly bizarre that it leaves you without words. Most recently, we had that to a certain extent with Floyd’s August 2017 showdown with MMA’s …

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Tenshin To Mayweather: “I’ll Change History With One Punch, Just Watch”

Boxing superstar Floyd Mayweather Jr said Monday he will come out of retirement to fight a Japanese kickboxer half his age, Tenshin Nasukawa, on New Year’s Eve in Saitama. The 41-year-old unbeaten American, who won world titles in five different weight divisions and was considered the best pound-for-pound boxer in the sport, out-boxed Irish mixed martial arts fighter Conor McGregor in …

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Breaking: Floyd Mayweather Vs. Tenshin Nasukawa Official For December

In a shocking turn of events, Floyd Mayweather will once again end his retirement, this time to face one of Japan’s greatest kickboxers. No, you’re not still sleeping. Japanese fight promotion RIZIN FF announced the fight with a press conference this morning featuring both Mayweather and Tenshin Nasukawa. Ariel Helwani of ESPN was the first to break the news, news that is …

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Ali Abdelaziz Hints At Major Announcement Regarding Khabib’s Future

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s manager Ali Abdelaziz has taken to Twitter to hint at a major announcement regarding the Dagestani fighter’s future. The lightweight champion is fresh off the heels of his title defence against Conor McGregor at UFC 229 which resulted in a now infamous pull-apart brawl  inside and outside of the octagon involving both sets of teams. On Sunday, Khabib’s manager …

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Watch: Ali Abdelaziz Believes Khabib Can Drop Floyd Mayweather

Ali Abdelaziz, manager to Khabib Nurmagomedov, stressed his belief that his fighter can drop Floyd Mayweather if they ever met inside the boxing ring. Mayweather made the headlines earlier this week when he confirmed his interest in a showdown with the Russian over twelve rounds. Speaking to TMZ, Floyd made it clear that he is down to make a return to …

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