With his upcoming fight against an undefeated ring legend who made more money per minute (6 million plus) in his last fight than most aspiring pugilists could ever hope to make for their entire career, 31 year old Andre Berto (30-3 23 KO) comes into his bout with 38 year old all time great Floyd "Money" Mayweather (48-0 26 KO) as perhaps the greatest underdog in the history of the sport.
According to TMZ, 38 year old WBA/WBC Welterweight King Floyd Mayweather Jr. (48-0 26 KO) has given into his desire for culinary and is reportedly on "the Fat Kid diet" in lieu of his scintillating September showdown with 3 time Welterweight titilist Andre Berto (30-3 23 KO).
ESNews recently caught up with fight great Julio Cesar Chavez Sr who shared his thoughts on Floyd Mayweather and the quality of fighters today.
History was made on May 2nd as fight legends Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather, boxing's best, finally faced each other in the ring.
On May 2nd 2015, boxing's longtime pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Filipino icon Manny Pacquiao headlined the most lucrative fight card in the history of the sport.
Various sources are reporting that the World Boxing Organization (WBO) is set to strip undefeated 147 and 154 lb. kingpin Floyd Mayweather Jr. of its version of the welterweight title.
September 12th is scheduled to be the day Floyd Mayweather stages his 49th and presumably final professional fight - and it’s just eleven weeks away.
With the much-anticipated launch of network TV's new hit Premier Boxing Champions, the long time mega fight between all-time legends Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao finally coming to fruition, the return of top Pound for Pound stars Miguel Cotto and Andre Ward, and the emergence of a new generation of stars led by ultra exciting sluggers Sergey Kovalev and 'GGG' Gennady Golovkin, the first half of 2015 has seen no shortage of excitement for the Sweet Science.