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Mayweather granted promoter’s license in Nevada

Floyd Mayweather Jr.  AP FILE PHOTO

Floyd Mayweather Jr. can now organize and market fights in Nevada all on his own.

Posted: July 25th, 2014 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Pacquiao world’s 11th highest-paid athlete; Mayweather no. 1

Manny Pacquiao AP FILE PHOTO

Filipino congressman and boxing champion Manny Pacquiao is the world’s 11th highest-paid athlete, according to the annual list by Forbes Magazine.

Posted: June 12th, 2014 in Latest Sports Stories,Pacquiao Files | Read More »

‘Mayweather avoids Pacquiao, Cotto’

Freddie Roach. FILE PHOTO

Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach has gotten tired of hearing Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s hoard of excuses in avoiding a fight with Manny Pacquiao.

Posted: June 11th, 2014 in Boxing / MMA,Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines | Read More »

Mayweather, rapper in brawl at Las Vegas restaurant

Floyd Mayweather Jr. AP FILE PHOTO

American professional boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. has been involved in brawl at a restaurant in Las Vegas in which a worker was hurt.

Posted: May 27th, 2014 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Barrera also wants to see Pacquiao-Mayweather bout


Count Mexican ring icon Marco Antonio Barrera among those pining to see Manny Pacquiao fight Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Posted: May 9th, 2014 in Boxing / MMA,Headlines,Pacquiao Files | Read More »

Mayweather wants Maidana rematch


Just before the April 12 rematch between Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley, boxing scholar and lawyer Ed Tolentino was talking about an interesting fight scheduled in early May.

Posted: May 8th, 2014 in Commentary,In Huddle | Read More »

Muhammad Ali dares Mayweather: Fight Pacquiao

Floyd Mayweather Jr., center, poses with his corner and a champion's belt after his WBC-WBA welterweight title boxing fight against Marcos Maidana Saturday, May 3, 2014, in Las Vegas. Mayweather won the bout by majority decision. AP

Considered as the greatest boxer of all time, Muhammad Ali shares the sentiment of any other boxing fan–that current pound-for-pound kings Floyd Mayweather Jr. And Manny Pacquiao should just face each other in the ring.

Posted: May 5th, 2014 in Boxing / MMA,Latest Sports Stories,Photos and Videos,Professional | Read More »

Mayweather escapes to fight another night

Floyd Mayweather Jr. (right). AP FILE PHOTO

Floyd Mayweather Jr. was all smiles as he headed up an escalator with his large entourage, turning to flash a thumbs-up at fans greeting him.

Posted: May 5th, 2014 in Boxing / MMA,Latest Sports Stories,Professional | Read More »

Fans hurt in stampede after Mayweather fight


Dozens of people were injured in a stampede sparked by a bang that sounded like a gunshot after a title boxing fight between Floyd Mayweather and Marcos Maidana.

Posted: May 4th, 2014 in Boxing / MMA,Latest Sports Stories,Photos and Videos,Professional | Read More »

De La Hoya vows to run Golden Boy in dispute

Oscar De La Hoya. AFP FILE PHOTO

Declaring himself in the fight of his life as he battles addiction issues, Oscar De La Hoya said Saturday he was also prepared to fight to keep control of his boxing promotion company.

Posted: May 4th, 2014 in Boxing / MMA,Latest Sports Stories,Professional | Read More »

Mayweather beats Maidana in unification bout

Floyd Mayweather Jr., right, connects with a right to the head of Marcos Maidana, from Argentina, in their WBC-WBA welterweight title boxing fight Saturday, May 3, 2014, in Las Vegas. AP

Floyd Mayweather won a 12-round majority decision over Marcos Maidana on Saturday to run his perfect record to 46-0 in a welterweight world title unification bout.

Posted: May 4th, 2014 in Boxing / MMA,Latest Sports Stories,Professional | Read More »

Lighter Mayweather 11-1 pick over Maidana

Pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather weighed in half a pound less than World Boxing Association champion Marcos Maidana on Friday on the eve of their welterweight world title unification fight.

Posted: May 4th, 2014 in Boxing / MMA,Headlines | Read More »

Mayweather works hard to sell $32 million payday

Undefeated boxing champion Floyd Mayweather Jr., gets the crowd laughing during his speech at the AEG and MGM Resorts International ground breaking VIP/media event on Thursday, May 1, 2014. (AP Photo/Las Vegas Sun, L.E. Baskow)

Floyd Mayweather Jr. is enough of a businessman to know his latest fight would be a tough sell, especially after setting records with Canelo Alvarez his last time out.

Posted: May 3rd, 2014 in Boxing / MMA,Latest Sports Stories,Professional | Read More »



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