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 12.10.2015 | 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 15.05.2015 | 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 12.05.2015 | 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 05.05.2015 | 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.

Stephanie Moseley 'Shot Dead By Husband', Aged 30

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 09.12.2014 | UK Entertainment

Canadian actress Stephanie Moseley was found dead in her apartment on Monday, at the age of 30, in an apparent murder/suicide. TMZ have reported th...

Great Boxing Upsets Recalled By An Avid Fan!

Rob Blakeman | Posted 21.09.2014 | UK Sport
Rob Blakeman

Many articles on boxing upsets have been written and some of them over time have become diminished or exaggerated... I decided I would list in no particular order, the greatest boxing upsets I have personally witnessed live, that made me literally shake my head in open-mouthed awe!

Good News and Bad News for Amir Khan as the Chance to Make Britain Proud Arrives!

Rob Blakeman | Posted 03.05.2014 | UK Sport
Rob Blakeman

Yesterday, the arrogant but brilliant Pound for Pound Number One fighter in the World, Floyd Mayweather announced that if Britain's Amir Khan wants to...

Is Boxing the Worst Sport for Depression?

David Rivers | Posted 03.05.2014 | UK Sport
David Rivers

One book I don't regret asking for last Christmas was the auto-biography of Ricky Hatton, War and Peace. Though not primarily for Boxing reasons, since his last book covered his fighting career all the way to the Mayweather fight, and since then he's only boxed four times.

Onwards and Upwards

Amir Khan | Posted 02.05.2014 | UK Sport
Amir Khan

I genuinely wish Marcos and Floyd all the best for their fight - two great fighters. As a team we have now moved on and are looking at different options. I've been training very hard since my last fight. I'm a fighter who wants to face the very best out there and have never ducked any opponent. I'm focused and ready for my next outing - we currently have a few options on the table at the moment and my team are working alongside Golden Boy Promotions to announce my next fight within the next 10 days.

Pacquiao Vs Mayweather: Will The Fight Boxing Needs Happen? (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.11.2013 | UK Sport

The debate over a potential Manny Pacquiao-Floyd Mayweather Jr. has been reignited following the former's weekend WBO international welterweight title...

Amir Khan Could Be the Man to Solve the Floyd Mayweather Mystery

Jon Vale | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Sport
Jon Vale

As the rumour mill ramps up with talk of a Khan vs Mayweather showdown in May, it is easy to dismiss Khan's legitimacy as a challenger given his oft-exposed defensive frailties. But as far as pure pugilistic talent goes, Khan is one of few who can dance to Mayweather's aesthetic standards...