Floyd Mayweather refused to wear RIZIN boxing gloves as he wore his own

Mayweather wore his traditional Grant gloves as he destroyed Nasukawa inside one round in Tokyo, Japan. The gloves he wore mattered little as Mayweather dropped the 20-year-old kickboxer three times before American referee Kenny Bayliss stopped the fight. Nasukawa, a Japanese kickboxer had to move up from featherweight (122lbs) to the welterweight limit of 147lbs to take on Mayweather. Prior […]

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Floyd Mayweather net worth: How much will Money Man earn against Tenshin Nasukawa?

He is set for another huge paycheck in Japan, despite turning up an hour and a half late for his fight. Watch Floyd Mayweather vs Tenshin Nasukawa live from Japan Here, we take a closer look at just why the American boxer is nicknamed "Money Mayweather". What is Floyd Mayweather's net worth? He is often seen on social media showing off […]

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Floyd Mayweather's fight against Tenshin Nasukawa will not be shown on TV in the US

FITE TV, who broadcasted Chuck Liddell vs Tito Ortiz 3 last month, announced they will be streaming the Japanese MMA event Rizin 14 on PPV, on December 31. The card will have 14 bouts on it including Rizin bantamweight Grand Prix winner Kyoji Horiguchi and Bellator MMA bantamweight champion Darrion Caldwell facing. The main attraction of the event will be […]

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When is Floyd Mayweather vs Tenshin Nakusawa, what are the rules and is the exhibition fight on TV?

There had been doubts as to whether the fight would take place but the Money Man confirmed in November that he will appear at the top of the RIZIN card in Saitama. When is Mayweather vs Nakusawa? Floyd Mayweather will fight Tenshin Nakusawa on New Year's Eve. A lengthy undercard featuring MMA, kickboxing and shootboxing begins at 3pm local time […]

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Floyd Mayweather defends Tenshin Nasukawa fight as bizarre rules are revealed following Amir Khan calling it a ‘joke’

Mayweather, 41, will meet Nasukawa, 20, on December 31 in a boxing exhibition – with Japanese MMA promotion RIZIN FF promoting the bout. However, Khan, who has chased a fight with Mayweather since 2013, told the Daily Mail that he believes the 41-year-olds next bout is “hurting boxing.” Khan said: “If you look at boxing and MMA – why is MMA […]

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Deontay Wilder slams Floyd Mayweather for backing Tyson Fury and puts Money Man in his place

Saturday night's bout was scored as a draw and the five-weight boxing champion reportedly walked out of the Staples Center "disgusted" by the outcome. At the end of the fifth round, Mayweather had Fury five rounds up and reckoned the Gypsy King had done enough to claim the WBC heavyweight belt. But Wilder hit back at his fellow American star, […]

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Floyd Mayweather's New Year's opponent drafts in P4P star Jorge Linares as training partner ahead of exhibition clash

Linares, who lives him Japan with his wife Michelle and their daughter Chloe, has been in camp with Nasukawa putting the kickboxer through his paces. The pair trained together in Las Vegas at Linares' gym where they took part in a sparring session helping Nasukawa get ready for his RIZIN 14 match up with the former pound-for-pound king Mayweather. Linares […]

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Floyd Mayweather splashes out £4m on jewellery ahead of fight against kickboxer

The unbeaten boxing star headed to Los Angeles to update his bling cabinet. According to TMZ Sports, he headed to Beverly Hills to meet with celebrity jeweller Peter Marco at his store to pick out his latest additions. Mayweather bought a 30-carat pear-shaped VVS ring for £1.8m and a 3-4.5 ct. diamond bracelet for a mere £1.9m. He also splashed […]

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Floyd Mayweather shows off luxury diamond-encrusted watch as Canelo Alvarez eyes rematch with undefeated legend

The American is no stranger to flashy watches, and was seen wearing a £13.75million timepiece at an NBA game last month. He also recently splashed out a whopping £7.8million on a new Las Vegas home, complete with 11 bedrooms and indoor and outdoor swimming pools. The 41-year-old will reportedly face Japanese kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa in an exhibition bout on New Years […]

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Floyd Mayweather back in talks to take part in bizarre fight with Tenshin Nasukawa on New Year’s Eve

RIZIN Fighting Federation announced they are in talks with Mayweather's team to try and get the New Year's Eve bout to go ahead. The fight was originally announced in a press conference a week ago with Mayweather agreeing to take on the unbeaten fighter at the Roppongi Hill Club in Saitama, Japan. It was unclear if the fight would be […]

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