Floyd Mayweather

The Fight That Stopped The World

Jared Joffe | Posted 31.08.2017 | UK Sport
Jared Joffe

Throughout the last few months I have been salivating in anticipation for the Conor McGregor vs Floyd Mayweather 'Super Fight'. It took place in Las...

Mayweather Transcends Boxing To Become An All Time Legend In World Sport

Rob Blakeman | Posted 30.08.2017 | UK Sport
Rob Blakeman

Saturday the 26th saw a Mayweather fight plan so sublime it was almost too good for words. Only its execution could be truly descriptive enough to do it justice. In claiming the 'Golden Fleece' of boxing by beating the great Rocky Marciano's record, Mayweather stamped his claim to greatness alongside luminaries such as Sugar Ray Leonard, Roy Jones Jr and s

Mayweather Has Pulled Off His 'Emperor's New Clothes' Fight And Sold It For Billion Dollars

Rob Blakeman | Posted 25.08.2017 | UK Sport
Rob Blakeman

Floyd 'Money' Mayweather will be breaking the great Rocky Marciano's record of 49 and 0 when he beats Connor McGregor this weekend - and it's going to be witnessed by over one billion people. He will also become the world's first billionaire sports man when he does so.

Floyd Mayweather Vs Conor McGregor Prediction

Niall Doran | Posted 09.08.2017 | UK Sport
Niall Doran

It's the fight that's captured the world's mainstream media attention more than any other since Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao in May of 2015.

Cheer Up, Mayweather Vs McGregor Isn't That Bad For Boxing

Niall Doran | Posted 24.07.2017 | UK Sport
Niall Doran

The hate and bitterness out there for the upcoming August 26th showpiece fight in Las Vegas is perhaps indicative of the society we are now apart of. Online hatred oozes out of a small portion of humanity everyday via probably the only outlet they likely have - the internet.

Five Reasons McGregor Will Not Beat Mayweather

Niall Doran | Posted 21.07.2017 | UK Sport
Niall Doran

It's the fight the world is talking about and while it no doubt will be an entertaining event and build-up (and overall good for boxing), a competitive boxing match it will not. Here's why.

McGregor v Mayweather - The Clash Of The Commercial Giants

Nick Wilby | Posted 12.12.2016 | UK Sport
Nick Wilby

Conor McGregor, the UFC's first simultaneous two-weight world champion, continues to deliver on all his daring bluster. But should we really believe suggestions that he is set for a sensational showdown with the legendary Floyd Mayweather?

Someone's '0' Has Got to Go: Why Staying Unbeaten In Boxing Isn't the Be All and End All

Niall Doran | Posted 12.10.2016 | UK Sport
Niall Doran

The old saying in the sport of someone's '0' has got to go appears to be on it's way back on a more consistent basis than previous years, with the shift in mindset and perception of the professional boxing world waking up once again to what the fans really want to see - good competitive fights.

Female UFC Champion, Ronda Rousey, Reckons She Could Beat Floyd Mayweather In A Fight

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 12.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Female UFC champion Ronda Rousey has proven she's badass once again, after saying she'd beat Floyd Mayweather in a "no rules" fight. Rousey has pre...

'The Best Ever'? Hold Your Judgement on Masterful Mayweather

Nick Wilby | Posted 13.05.2016 | UK Sport
Nick Wilby

Undefeated Floyd Mayweather may have finally added Manny Pacquaio's name to his extraordinary resumé, but the five-weight world champion must have spent every day since his majestic May 2nd victory wondering what he needs to do to silence his critics once and for all.

Facing My Nemesis Carl Frampton

Scott Quigg | Posted 12.05.2016 | UK Sport
Scott Quigg

I will be boxing on 18 July in Manchester and I will announce the opponent at a press conference in Manchester this Tuesday. I am moving on, I can't wait forever, I would love to box Carl to show that I am the best Super Bantamweight in Britain. In the meantime the clock is ticking.

Essex Boys Blag Their Way Into £650,000 Seats For Mayweather-Pacquiao

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 06.05.2015 | UK Sport

A pair of cheeky chaps from Essex managed to blag their way into ringside seats - which retailed at almost £650,000 - to rub shoulders with Justin Bi...

Hardly Worth a Rumble - Mayweather v Pacquiao

Jack Banister | Posted 04.05.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Jack Banister

Boxing is sport in its rawest, most primitive form - two men, in a cage, trying to beat each into next Christmas, until one of them falls down and can't get up. It is a mind numbingly simple equation. Mayweather v Pacquiao didn't offer us much more than that brutality. It's a sign of how boxing has fallen.

Was Jamie Foxx's National Anthem Really THAT Bad?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 03.05.2015 | UK Entertainment

Jamie Foxx was meant to be the star turn at the Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao fight in Las Vegas, but his rendition of the Star-Spangled Banner ...

Floyd Mayweather Triumphs In 'Fight Of The Century'

PA | Posted 03.05.2015 | UK Sport

Christian Bale and former world champion boxer Ricky Hatton joined a celebrity-studded crowd to see Floyd Mayweather claim victory over Manny Pacquiao...

The Torture of Boxing - Why I'm Boycotting the Mayweather-Pacquiao Fight

Neil Durkin | Posted 30.06.2015 | UK Sport
Neil Durkin

Despite the glorification of boxing in the Rocky films (or Scorcese's admittedly very good Raging Bull) and all the rumble in the jungle-type hype it receives, I reckon boxing belongs with hare coursing or dog fighting: in the past.

The BIG One - Mayweather Vs Pacquiao Prediction

Niall Doran | Posted 29.06.2015 | UK Sport
Niall Doran

There are logical reasons as to why both guys can come out on top. Both fighters have been at the top level of their sport for years, but this weekend goes a step further. Saturday night will signify the precipice of a sport, the pinnacle of a boxing generation - a night that will go down in the history books.

Round One Is "Money" Mayweather's Marching Band Vs Manny's Humble Smoke Machine

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 29.04.2015 | UK

It has been dubbed the fight of the century, and it has all the hallmarks of a storybook showdown of good versus evil. The showoff - Floyd Maywea...

What Time Does The Mayweather vs Pacquiao Fight Start?

The Huffington Post Staff | Posted 30.04.2015 | UK Sport

'What time does the Mayweather vs Pacquiao fight start?' is the question all sport fans should be asking. The historic bout at the MGM Grand Casin...

Mayweather V Pacquiao - Only the Facts Matter

Rob Blakeman | Posted 22.06.2015 | UK Sport
Rob Blakeman

People continue to speculate about who will win the fight of the century coming up shortly between the two pound-for-pound best boxers on Earth but we just don't know the outcome yet for obvious reasons. But before it is finally contested let's look at what we do know..

Freddie Roach: 'It's for the Soul of Boxing'

John Wight | Posted 12.06.2015 | UK Sport
John Wight

As I reflected on this Manny and his small entourage arrived, which meant it was my cue to leave. Driving along Beverly Boulevard ten minutes later, I couldn't get Freddie's words out of my head. "It's for the soul of boxing."

Amir Khan Ducks the Competition and Chases the Money Again!

Rob Blakeman | Posted 03.06.2015 | UK Sport
Rob Blakeman

Amir "King?" Khan has stated on a Sky Sports Toe to Toe broadcast that he will not fight World Champion Kell Brook-even though having a World title would make him much more of a legitimate challenge to the winner of Mayweather v Pacquiao-the big money that Khan craves.

Mayweather Is the Richest Man in Boxing but Money Can't Buy Him Love

Rob Blakeman | Posted 17.05.2015 | UK Sport
Rob Blakeman

Someone should play Floyd Mayweather the old Beatles song, 'Money Can't Buy Me Love' because despite being the highest paid sportsman in the world and...

Is This the Last Hurrah For the Noble Art?

Jason Holmes | Posted 04.05.2015 | UK Sport
Jason Holmes

This is the big one, the defining match of this generation, the one they've been waiting for all of these lean years. It'll be up there with Ali versus Frazier and Sugar Ray Leonard versus Marvin Hagler, and it may very well be the last of its kind.

Continued Mayweather Pacquiao Talks Pulling At Heartstrings of Boxing Fans

Niall Doran | Posted 31.03.2015 | UK Sport
Niall Doran

Everything seems to be all pointing in the right direction to this fawned over potential bout finally happening. Some have said Super Bowl weekend in the coming days could be a perfect time for an announcement, potentially.