Floyd Mayweather

Floyd Mayweather to let fans pick next opponent

Floyd Mayweather in action against Canelo Alvarez. Photo: AP

With the date and venue already inked in, five-division world champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. has asked his fans on social media to choose his next opponent from either Britain’s Amir Khan or Marcos Maidana of Argentina.

Tuesday, 4 February, 2014, 10:23am

Unbeaten Floyd Mayweather risks WBC title against Robert Guerrero

Floyd Mayweather (right)

Unbeaten Floyd Mayweather returns to the boxing ring tonight after a year's "vacation" that included a jail stint, risking his World Boxing Council welterweight title against southpaw Robert Guerrero.

4 May 2013 - 4:50am

Floyd Mayweather says he feels 'unbeatable' ahead of Guerrero bout

Floyd Mayweather Jr. Photo: NYT

Unbeaten American star Floyd Mayweather Jnr says neither jail time nor ring rust from a one-year lay-off will diminish him next week when he returns against compatriot Robert Guerrero. "Of course I feel unbeatable. I'm in the sport where I'm the best," Mayweather said. "I'm not going into the fight thinking I'm beatable."

26 Apr 2013 - 4:21am

Floyd Mayweather Jr. to fight Guerrero on Showtime

Floyd Mayweather. Photo: AFP

Floyd Mayweather Jr. will fight Robert Guerrero on May 4, and he’s changing television networks to do it.

The biggest star in boxing dropped a surprise on Tuesday while announcing his long-rumoured next bout: After several years on HBO, Mayweather is moving to Showtime with a lucrative multi-fight deal.

20 Feb 2013 - 12:57pm