Floyd Mayweather Jnr (left) and mixed martial artist Mikuru Asakura pose during a news conference announcing their exhibition boxing bout at The M Resort on June 13, 2022 in Henderson, Nevada. The bout will take place in September 2022 in Japan as part of a Rizin Fighting Federation show. Photo: AFP
Floyd Mayweather Jnr (left) and mixed martial artist Mikuru Asakura pose during a news conference announcing their exhibition boxing bout at The M Resort on June 13, 2022 in Henderson, Nevada. The bout will take place in September 2022 in Japan as part of a Rizin Fighting Federation show. Photo: AFP

Floyd Mayweather to face Japanese MMA fighter Mikuru Asakura in Rizin exhibition bout

  • The 45-year-old undefeated American boxer will take on Japanese featherweight in September
  • Date, venue and rules will be announced later this month by Rizin Fighting Federation

Floyd Mayweather Jnr (left) and mixed martial artist Mikuru Asakura pose during a news conference announcing their exhibition boxing bout at The M Resort on June 13, 2022 in Henderson, Nevada. The bout will take place in September 2022 in Japan as part of a Rizin Fighting Federation show. Photo: AFP
Floyd Mayweather Jnr (left) and mixed martial artist Mikuru Asakura pose during a news conference announcing their exhibition boxing bout at The M Resort on June 13, 2022 in Henderson, Nevada. The bout will take place in September 2022 in Japan as part of a Rizin Fighting Federation show. Photo: AFP
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