(born October 19, 1952) is an American boxing trainer and a welterweight contender during the 1970s and 1980s. Floyd Sr. is known for his defensive ability and overall knowledge of boxing strategy. He is the father and former trainer of five-division boxing champion Floyd Mayweather, Jr.. He is credited for teaching his son the defensive skills that made him a champion.
08.04.2011 [JD Supra (press release)] - Summary: Rapper Lil Wayne and boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. are both in hot soup with the IRS. Rapper Lil Wayne, whose real name is Dwayne M. Carter, is said to owe the IRS over $5.6 million in taxes for the years 2008 and 2009. On the other hand
02.05.2011 [National Post (blog)] - Mariah Carey and her husband, actor Nick Cannon attend the Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Shane Mosley welterweight fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 1, 2010 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Congrats to Mariah Carey. She gave birth to twins on Saturday — on
02.05.2011 [Larry Brown Sports] - While Manny Pacquiao is fighting Shane Mosley next weekend and already making plans to fight Juan Manuel Marquez, Floyd Mayweather Jr. has remained retired. Floyd however was present ringside for the Victor
02.05.2011 [BoxingScene.com] - Roger Mayweather, the trainer and uncle of Floyd Mayweather Jr., gives welterweight Andre Berto no shot to avenge his recent loss to Victor Ortiz. The two welterweights traded knockdowns, but Ortiz, who moved up in weight to take the
02.05.2011 [BoxingScene.com] - Fighting on HBO's airwaves underneath Floyd Mayweather's battering of Carlos Gerena inside of the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, this was looked at as a chance for Marquez to break through but things would unravel horribly. The technically superb fighter
20.04.2011 [ESPN (blog)] - Although the match seems unlikely, Schaefer also threw out the name of Floyd Mayweather Jr., the semi-retired former champ, who happened to be ringside Saturday night. Schaefer, who has promoted Mayweather's recent fights, made some good points when
16.04.2011 [Yahoo! Eurosport UK] - “I want to see him clean out that division and then go after (Floyd) Mayweather.” Khan, 24, is now 24-1 with 17 knockouts and has gotten better each time out in his last several fights. He, like world No. 1 Manny Pacquiao, is trained by Freddie Roach.
02.05.2011 [Bad Left Hook] - Floyd Mayweather Jr. has been inactive for one year and has announced no upcoming fight, and there isn't even a strong rumor of one coming, just hints. So Mayweather is out at 147 pounds, where he was ranked No. 2 behind Manny Pacquiao.
21.04.2011 [Bad Left Hook] - Here's Floyd Mayweather's, uh, "song" and video, "Champ Life": I stay pretty on top of most boxing-related things, and most silly boxing-related things. That this has been up for a week and has over 120000 views without me noticing says something.
17.04.2011 [Bad Left Hook] - Dan Rafael of ESPN.com reports on his Twitter account this evening that rumor has it Floyd Mayweather Jr. is in attendance tonight at Foxwoods in Connecticut, for the HBO fight between Andre
26.04.2011 [Bad Left Hook] - Occasionally, Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s name pops up -- will he fight? Is he back in court? Did he poke someone in the face? But the biggest fight of the year might not involve either Pacquiao or Mayweather in 2011. While Pacquiao lines up a lukewarm
25.04.2011 [Bad Left Hook] - This is the final week that Floyd Mayweather Jr. will be ranked, unless he signs a fight within the next seven days. That means that going into Pacquiao-Mosley on May 7, Manny Pacquiao and
26.04.2011 [Kansas City Star] - Simply drop the names "Manny Pacquiao" or "Floyd Mayweather Jr." into a piece -- regardless of its point of view -- and page after page of comments are all but a guarantee by the next morning. That's not a bad thing. It's what people care about.
23.04.2011 [Hip-Hop Wired] - The Wall Street journal recently profiled Boxing champ Floyd Mayweather Jr.recently and shot pictures of his 22000- square foot estate Las Vegas. The $9-million dollar crib has a five-bedroom, seven-bath custom-built on a gated community golf course.
22.04.2011 [Now Boxing (blog)] - The super fight between welterweight superstars Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. may never happen any time soon, but the most important heavyweight boxing bout in recent years has finally been made when IBF, IBO, WBO heavyweight champion
23.04.2011 [NESN.com (blog)] - Undefeated boxing champion, Floyd Mayweather Jr. knows a lot about two things -- winning and money. Mayweather Jr. recently showed off his Las Vegas palace to Yardbarker.com. It's exactly what you would
01.05.2011 [Bad Left Hook] - Having lost two of their flagship stars (Manny Pacquiao and Miguel Cotto) to Showtime, as well as Shane Mosley, and with Floyd Mayweather Jr. on the sidelines, HBO needs a ratings draw. Chavez has a natural and enormous audience.
29.04.2011 [Toronto Star] - The walls in his office feature pictures of Biondich with boxers like Floyd Mayweather Jr., MMA stars like Randy Couture and just about everyone in between. For fighters like Patrick, preparing for a fight depends on a keen understanding of the
27.04.2011 [Bad Left Hook] - Guerrero also said after his April 9 win against Michael Katsidis on the Morales-Maidana card that he'd love to fight Floyd Mayweather Jr., which may have sounded crazy at first, but truth is we've seen welterweight Mayweather accept a public challenge
07.04.2011 [The Cruelest Sport] - This week TCS takes a look at the silly propaganda surrounding the GBP “Action Zeroes” card, continues to get worked up over Odlanier Solis, mocks boycotters and those who hate on Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., speculates about the future of Floyd Mayweather
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