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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‘Completely blindsided’ Floyd Mayweather says he never agreed to official bout in Japan

Well, so much for that. Three days after Floyd Mayweather appeared at a news conference in Japan to announce an upcoming fight against 20-year-old kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa, the 41-year-old boxer wrote on Instagram Wednesday that he "never agreed to an official bout." Mayweather wrote in the post that the fight was pitched to him as "an exhibition put on for a small […]

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Floyd Mayweather vs Tenshin Nasukawa OFF after retired boxer says he 'never agreed to New Year's Eve bout' in the first place

The retired boxer posted on Instagram tonight claiming he "never agreed to the bout" in the first place. View this post on Instagram Now that I am back on U.S. soil after a long and disappointing trip to Tokyo, I now have the time to address you, my fans and the media in regard to the upcoming event on December […]

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Floyd Mayweather confirms sensational comeback fight vs Japanese kickboxer in Tokyo on New Year's Eve

The 41-year-old boxing legend, who hung up his gloves with a perfect 50-0 record in August 2017, will fight Japanese star Tenshin Nasukawa in the Far East nation on December 31. Mayweather, 41, announced he is taking on the undefeated 20-year-old in Tokyo at a news conference this morning. The American said: “As far as the weight class and the […]

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