Floyd Mayweather is a famous name in boxing. He played between 1996 and 2015 and made a fighting comeback in the year 2017. He has some outstanding achievements in his boxing career. Mayweather has won three world major titles: the four weight classes’ lineal championship, the five weight classes’ Ring in, and retired with an undefeated record.
In terms of amateur, he won a bronze medal at the 1996 Olympics in the featherweight division, the U.S. national championship at featherweight, and three U.S. Golden Gloves championships.
Mayweather was awarded a title name called “Fighter of the Decade” by the Boxing Writers Association of America for the 2010s, a three-time winner of the BWAA Fighter of the Year award (2007, 2013, and 2015), a two-time winner of The Ring magazine’s Fighter of the Year award on (1998 and 2007), and a six-time winner of the Best Fighter ESPY award (2007-2010, and 2012-2014).
Mayweather was ranked as the greatest boxer by ESPN, pound for pound, of the last 25 years. The Mayweather vs Logan match will be Mayweather’s first professional bout since defeating UFC megastar Conor McGregor in August 2017. He last fought in an exhibition against Japanese kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa in December 2018.
Floyd Mayweather’s boxing record?
Floyd Mayweather is an undefeated,12 times, five-divisions’ boxing champion. He is yet to lose a single match in his 50 consecutive professional boxing contests. Mayweather is holding a record of 50-0, which is a stunning showcase of how great of a boxer he has been throughout his career. In these 50 wins, he clearly knocked out his opponents 27 times. That makes his KO percentage a shocking 54%.
Mayweather made his debut in 1996, and since then he has taken part in 397 rounds of fights. That means on average his professional fights last for only 7.5 rounds per game.
Floyd Mayweather’s last fight?
Back in December 2018, Floyd Mayweather Jr. fought his last fight against kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa in an exhibition match. Mayweather was 41 years old then, and Nsukawa was a 20 years old young lad. Despite Nasukawa’s own 28-0 unbeaten kickboxing record, the money Mayweather managed to be the victorious one in that match too.
The match took place in Saitama, Japan, at the Saitama Prefecture Super Arena which was a stadium that could hold about 37000 spectators.
Mayweather net worth in 2020?
Floyd Mayweather Jr. is not only a great boxer, but also he is a clever businessman of the sport. He happens to be the richest boxer of all time. He is also the 5th highest-paid athlete ever. In all his career, Mayweather has earned more than $1 billion USD, and that makes one of the only six athletes who have made over a billion USD in their whole professional career.
As of 2020, Mayweather’s net worth is about $565 million USD. Currently, he earns about $300 million per fight. Basically, Mayweather’s main earning sources are the professional boxing fight and being the promoter of the game.
Floyd Mayweather next fight?
Mayweather is coming out of retirement again. This time it is to fight against a famous YouTuber Logan Paul in a special exhibition match which happens to be a newbie in professional boxing. The fight is said to be held on February 20 2021. The venue and time of the fight aren’t declared in details yet, but so far it is rumoured that the fight will take place in Tokyo.