Floyd Mayweather Jr is considered by many of one of the greatest boxers of all time. He has dominated the boxing world with his undefeated record of 49 wins 0 losses and 0 draws.
Mayweather is one of the best pound-for-pound fighters in history, winning championships over five weight divisions. Floyd started boxing from a very young age getting measured for his first boxing gloves at just seven! His father Floyd Mayweather Snr was a welterweight contender and his Uncle is a former IBO Super Featherweight Champion.
Floyd was nick-named ‘Pretty Boy’ in his early career due to his unmarked face. He won three Golden Gloves Championships and his amateur record was 84-6. He gained a bronze medal at the 1996 Olympic Games in Atlanta, USA.
After turning professional in October 1996, Floyd began winning matches at a shocking rate. He won his first title in 1998 against Genaro Herandez in the WBC Super Featherweight Championship.
From the beginning of 2000, Floyd’s career skyrocketed, starting him down the path to becoming one of the greatest. He moved up in weight class four times, gaining the WBC lightweight title, the WBC Super Lightweight Title and the IBF, IBO, WBC and IBA welterweight titles.
He is known for his impressive defence and unstoppable accuracy. As well as being a talented fighter Mayweather is a talented entrepreneur topping the Forbes and Sports Illustrated lists of the 50 highest paid athletes in 2012 and 2013.
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