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Floyd Mayweather, Jr.

Floyd Mayweather, Jr.


Famous as :

Welterweight boxer

Birth Name :

Floyd Joy Sinclair

Birth Date :

February 24, 1977

Birth Place :

Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA

Claim to fame :

Professional boxer in WBC welterweight champion

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Ronda Rousey Fires Back at Floyd Mayweather

August 27, 2015 15:54:28 GMT

reacted to after he took a jab at her while bragging about his money. "I've yet to see any MMA fighter, or other boxer, make over $300 million in 36 minutes. When she can do that, then call me," he previously said.

Rihanna Carrying Duct Tape at BET Awards to Seal Floyd Mayweather, Jr.'s Mouth

June 29, 2015 08:22:10 GMT

got something unusual during her appearance at the 2015 BET Awards on Sunday, June 28. The "No Love Allowed" songtress was carrying a silver duct tape throughout the event.

Khloe Kardashian Reportedly Wants to Date Floyd Mayweather, Jr.

May 22, 2015 03:55:51 GMT

seemingly falls in love again though she isn't over her estranged husband yet. The "" beauty is reportedly trying to hook up with boxing champion who defeated in a boxing match last month.

Floyd Mayweather Sued by Ex Jossie Harris for $20 Million

May 06, 2015 04:32:06 GMT

was hit with defamation lawsuit filed by his ex-girlfriend Jossie Harris on Tuesday, May 5. The mother of three sought for $20 million in damages after the boxing great allegedly lied in a recent interview with Yahoo's about her being on drugs in the morning of a 2010 domestic violent incident.

'Saturday Night Live' Mocks Mayweather Vs. Pacquiao Fight and Black Widow Movie

May 03, 2015 20:04:52 GMT

"" aired their own version of and fight. "One of the guys on our crew knows a guy, who has a friend, who was able to steal the Pay-Per-View signal," an announcer said before showing the showdown.

Jamie Foxx Blasted for His National Anthem Rendition at Mayweather Vs. Pacquiao Fight

May 03, 2015 19:32:57 GMT

got a lot of backlash over his National Anthem version at Vs. fight in the Sin City. He put his best effort to deliver an emotional rendition of "The Star-Spangled Banner" before the showdown, but many people at Twitter were unmoved by his performance.

Beyonce, Jay-Z, Justin Bieber Attend Floyd Mayweather Vs. Manny Pacquiao Fight

May 03, 2015 19:02:25 GMT

Celebrities flocked to MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas Saturday, April 2 to witness the ring showdown between and . and were among them. Queen Bey was red hot while her hubby looked dapper in a suit.

Floyd Mayweather Jr. to Post Suge Knight's Bail If He Wins Fight, Suge's Lawyer Says

May 01, 2015 03:00:27 GMT

Suge Knight may be out of custody as soon as this weekend if wins his upcoming boxing match against on Saturday, May 2, according to Suge's lawyer Matthew Fletcher. Matthew told Los Angeles Times Floyd could cover his client's $10 million bail if he wins the match.

Floyd Mayweather Witnessed Earl Hayes and Stephanie Moseley Murder-Suicide

December 09, 2014 14:59:22 GMT

could be a key witness in the Earl Hayes and Stephanie Moseley murder-suicide. The boxing champ reportedly was on an iPhone video chat with Hayes when the rapper shot his wife Moseley and eventually killed himself.

Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Sued by Ex-Fiancee

September 05, 2014 08:28:01 GMT

has been sued by his ex-fiancee who alleged that the boxer beat and humiliated her when they were still together. Mayweather's former fiancee Shantel Jackson filed the suit on Thursday, September 4 in Los Angeles County Court.

50 Cent Responds After Floyd Mayweather Bragged About His Money

August 25, 2014 05:55:56 GMT

and 's beef continues. On Saturday, August 23, the rapper responded to the boxing champ's Twitter post in which he bragged about his money. Uploading a photo of his two checks, Mayweather captioned it, "Read this $72,276,000.00. God bless."

50 Cent Will Donate $750,000 If Floyd Mayweather Reads 'Harry Potter'

August 22, 2014 01:55:24 GMT

is the latest celebrity who took part in fundraising activities for charity. While many celebrities, athletes and public figures have joined the ALS ice bucket challenge by making donations or spreading awareness to the degenerative disorder by dumping icy water on their head, the rapper mentioned an unusual challenge to to read a page of "Harry Potter" novel.

T.I. and Floyd Mayweather Jr. Talk About Their Las Vegas Brawl

May 27, 2014 02:04:04 GMT

Rapper and boxer who were caught on camera having a brawl over the weekend finally open up about the incident. The rapper, whose real name is Clifford Harris, addressed a report of him getting black eyes from the fight in an Instagram clip posted on Monday, May 26.

T.I. and Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Reportedly Fought Over Tiny's Instagram Picture

May 26, 2014 08:37:56 GMT

Jealousy might have caused and 's brawl in Las Vegas on early Sunday morning, May 25. TMZ has learnt that the rapper was upset about the professional boxer possibly getting close with his wife Tameka "Tiny" Cottle.

T.I. and Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Involved in Brawl in Las Vegas

May 25, 2014 16:46:31 GMT

and had an altercation early Sunday morning, May 25 in the Sin City. The boxer champion was reportedly eating at Fatburger on the Las Vegas Strip when the rapper approached him and confronted him. Fists and chairs were flying.

Justin Bieber Glad He Could Be Part of Floyd Mayweather, Jr.'s WBA Fight

May 07, 2012 04:46:45 GMT

has shown the world that he puts his money on . The "Baby" hitmaker was seen as a part of the boxing champion's entourage on Saturday, May 5 night as the latter made his way into the ring for the World Boxing Association super-welterweight title fight against Miguel Cotto at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Verbally Attacked HBO Presenter After Fight

September 18, 2011 16:39:58 GMT

The debate whether it was a fair shot that took against Victor Ortiz continued right after the game ended. During the post-crowning interview, Mayweather, Jr. exchanged crude words with HBO Sports commentator Larry Merchant.

Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Hit With New Charges

May 05, 2011 21:08:00 GMT

The sportsman is accused of verbally attacking Aaron Ryan and Miguel Burgos in October after they issued parking citations for two of his luxury cars left outside his mansion in Las Vegas.

Shakira Reaches 1 Billion Hits on YouTube

January 26, 2011 07:18:14 GMT

Sexy singer is celebrating after scoring a billion views on video sharing website YouTube.com. The "Hips Don't Lie" hitmaker hit the milestone on Tuesday, January 25 and thanked her online fans for their support.

Judi Dench Receives Special Honor at South Bank Sky Arts Awards

January 26, 2011 06:30:59 GMT

Dame was the toast of the U.K.'s South Bank Sky Arts Awards on Tuesday, January 25 as she was honored for her film career achievements. The Oscar winner, who began acting professionally in 1957, accepted the Outstanding Achievement honor from Sir Peter Hall at the annual ceremony, which recognizes the best in British arts.

Chelsea Handler Denies Making Out With Uma Thurman's Ex at Sundance

January 26, 2011 04:32:43 GMT

's rumored ex has dismissed reports she's found new love with 's former lover Andre Balazs. The comedienne was allegedly spotted making out with the hotelier at a Sundance Film Festival party in Utah on Saturday, January 22, after the pair attended a concert.

50 Cent Launches Film Company With Boxer

January 26, 2011 03:45:32 GMT

has teamed up with boxer to launch a new film production company. The rapper has delved into acting in recent years, with roles in "" and "", while he also runs a film firm called Cheetah Vision.

Floyd Mayweather, Jr.'s Domestic Violence Hearing Postponed Until March

January 25, 2011 04:28:34 GMT

Embattled boxer 's evidence hearing in a felony domestic violence case has been postponed until March. The sportsman is facing charges of coercion, grand larceny and robbery, as well as domestic battery stemming from a violent altercation with his ex-girlfriend Josie Harris on September 9, 2010.

Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Arrested in Las Vegas

December 18, 2010 04:16:13 GMT

Troubled boxer has been taken into custody by Las Vegas police, hours after a judge issued a warrant for his arrest. The sportsman became a wanted man on Thursday, December 16, relating to a charge of criminal battery following an alleged parking dispute with a security guard in November, when he reportedly jabbed the man in the face.

Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Is a Wanted Man in Las Vegas

December 17, 2010 08:37:48 GMT

Embattled boxer is wanted by Las Vegas authorities after a judge issued a warrant for his arrest. The sportsman's latest legal troubles stem from an alleged altercation with security guard Shayne Smith in November, when he reportedly jabbed the man in the face during a parking dispute in his neighborhood.

Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Charged With Criminal Battery

December 08, 2010 06:45:32 GMT

Embattled boxer has been charged with criminal battery after allegedly hitting out at a security guard in Las Vegas for handing him parking citations. Shayne Smith was patrolling the sportsman's gated community last month when he drove up to Mayweather, Jr.'s house to talk to him about a parking dispute.

Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Accused of Assault With Deadly Weapon

November 25, 2010 06:48:20 GMT

Embattled boxer is facing further legal problems - he has been accused of assault with a deadly weapon in Las Vegas. Quincy Williams, a former associate of the fighter's, claims Mayweather, Jr. "tried to run him off the road" when he recognized him in his Mazda, according to the police complaint obtained by the Las Vegas Review Journal.

Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Accused of Punching Security Guard

November 17, 2010 03:00:51 GMT

Police officers paid a visit to the home of beleaguered boxer on Monday night, November 15 after a security guard accused the sports star of striking him in the face. The unnamed private security guard was patrolling Mayweather, Jr.'s gated community in Las Vegas when he drove up to the boxer's house to talk to him about a parking dispute.

Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Hit With Restraining Order

November 10, 2010 05:12:17 GMT

Embattled boxer has been slapped with a temporary restraining order banning him from contacting his ex-girlfriend following a domestic violence incident in September. The sportsman was arrested on suspicion of robbery on September 10, a day after reportedly confronting Josie Harris about an alleged affair at her Las Vegas home.

Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Faces Eight Charges After Fighting With Ex-Lover

September 17, 2010 06:54:45 GMT

Embattled boxer has been hit with a total of eight charges, including grand larceny and domestic battery, stemming from a heated argument with his ex-girlfriend last week. The sportsman was arrested on suspicion of robbery on September 10, a day after reportedly confronting Josie Harris about an alleged affair at her Las Vegas home.