Category: Floyd Mayweather Jr

Robert Guerrero Finally Gets What He Has Been Asking For in a Fight With Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Monday, February 25th, 2013

For the last few years, Robert Guerrero has been boxing with one goal in mind. He switched from lightweight to welterweight. He beat both Selcuk Aydin and Andre Berto to climb to the top of the division. It was all for one thing: showing he deserves a shot at Floyd ...

Bob Arum Says Floyd Mayweather Jr Turned Down a $100 Million Offer to Fight Manny Pacquiao

Thursday, December 6th, 2012

Juan Manuel Marquez and Manny Pacquiao have gone 36 hotly contested rounds. Even after three fights, there is still controversy and debate that has raged on as to who actually won the fights. Pacquiao holds the edge in the record books. He is 2-0-1 against Marquez in his career but ...

Referee Joe Cortez Says Victor Ortiz Showed His Inexperience in the Fight Against Floyd Mayweather

Monday, September 19th, 2011

Floyd Mayweather Jr. was putting on a masterful performance on Saturday night against Victor Ortiz. Mayweather, the smaller and older fighter was picking apart Ortiz through three rounds when “Vicious” lost his head and then everything changed. Ortiz head-butted “Money” and it caused him to lose a point in the ...

Freddie Roach Confident Pacquiao and Mayweather Will Fight November 13th

Wednesday, June 30th, 2010

You're sick of this. I'm sick of this. Everyone is sick of this. Will these two guys just get into the ring and settle once and for all who the greatest fighter of this decade and possibly generation truly is? The first go-round in the Manny Pacquiao vs. Floyd Mayweather Jr. ...

Freddie Roach on the Possibility of a Mayweather-Pacquiao Fight: “It’s gonna happen”

Wednesday, May 5th, 2010

This past weekend, Floyd Mayweather showed everyone why some have considered him the top pound-for-pound fighter in boxing.  He has been criticized for dodging big fights and good fighters consistently.  Well, if you used that against “Money” before, all that talk can stop.  He went up against Shane Mosley, who ...

Floyd Mayweather Jr: “I respect Mosley as a man but he’s gonna have to make me respect his skills come May 1st”

Tuesday, March 2nd, 2010

Two months from now will be a mega-fight in Las Vegas between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Shane Mosley.  Despite the fact that I’m not getting to see the fight that I want to see between Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao, this is a fight that I will watch.  Mosley's recent destruction ...

Shane Mosley a “Has-Been”?

Wednesday, February 10th, 2010

When Floyd Mayweather Jr. beats Shane Mosley on May 1st at the MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas, Larry Merchant is sure to ask Floyd why he didn't fight Mosley three years prior, and that if he thinks a win over a 38 year old welterweight coming off a layoff ...

Floyd Mayweather Jr: “He didn’t live up to his end of the bargain”

Monday, February 8th, 2010

After Floyd Mayweather Jr’s potential fight against Manny Pacquiao got cancelled, Money needed a new opponent. Well, now he’s got one in Shane Mosley. The two are scheduled to fight on May 1st of this year. Mosley is coming off a very impressive performance against Antonio Maragrito. In the fight ...

Joshua Clottey Could Kill Boxing’s Comeback

Thursday, January 21st, 2010

I was going to start this article by writing how March 13th, 2010 was the most anticipated date in boxing over the past twenty years. Sure you could argue that Mike Tyson's fight against Lennox Lewis was equally as big, but Tyson was well past his prime, taking some of ...

Bob Arum Thinks Two Pay-Per-Views on the Same Night is Terrible for Boxing

Tuesday, January 19th, 2010

Murderer! Bob Arum killed not only the fight of the decade, but probably the fight of my young lifetime. Manny Pacquiao was to step into the ring at the MGM Grand to fight Floyd Mayweather Jr. on March 13th. Arum, who promotes Pacquiao, had a deal in place with Mayweather’s ...