Floyd Mayweather game & legal issue. His bio: Career, Net worth, Personal life, Early life
Who is Floyd Mayweather?
Floyd Mayweather is an American renowned and undefeatable Boxing champion. After defeating Andre Berto in September 2015, Floyd retired from professional boxing career. He holds the record of 49-0 without losing a single game in his career. During his career, Floyd fought in Lightweight, welterweight and light middleweight divisions.
Mayweather's worth after his win against Conor McGregor?
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He has the net worth of around $569 million as of 2018 and his earnings have reached over $1 billion after his victory against Conor McGregor in August 2017. He reportedly made $300 million for the fight. He owed $22 million in back taxes which was settled down. Floyd made $200-$300 million per year and had been featured in Forbes highest-paid athlete since 2012 for every year. Mcgregor took home around $200 million after defeating Manny Pacquiao in 2015 and broke the pay-per-view record. Floyd was nicknamed as Money due to his record-breaking earnings from his fights.
Mayweather owns a boxing gym in the Chinatown Plaza in Las Vegas called the Mayweather Boxing Club. For his entrance on Wrestlemania XXIV in the match against BigShow, Floyd recorded a song titled “Yep” in 2008.
Legal issues of Floyd Mayweather
Floyd was sentenced to jail for 90 days in December 2011 for harassment and domestic violence charge after an incident with his ex-girlfriend Rosie. He was released in 2 months. On May 2015, Josie Harris sued Floyd Mayweather for defamation demanding $20 million. It is claimed that Floyd lied in an interview in April by Katie Couric and even called her a drug abuser when they were discussing the case related to his 2010 domestic violence.
In 2015, Floyd Mayweather was sued by a Florida real estate for allegedly owning the first installment of $1.7 million despite backing up for the purchase in $8.5 million. He was also sued for being unable to pay $528,000 for the Mercedes Maybach 57S by JP Morgan. He reportedly didn’t make the payments of $9000 monthly over years.
What was Floyd Mayweather doing in the Philippines in 2018?
On may 8, 2018, Floyd was spotted in Manila airport, The Philippines and he states he is happy to be there and his special purpose of the visit is all about fans. He along with his crew members were welcomed and greeted by a large number of followers upon his arrival. Luxurious cars were lined up for the service of his team which includes Rolls Royce Phantom, Hummers and couple of Lamborghinis.
Do you know about Floyd Mayweather’s Promotions?
Mayweather Promotions was founded in 2007 with a goal to promote boxing fights. After his retirement, his decade-old company is on the verge of success that shows Floyd got his source of income coming even after hanging up his gloves. The foundation also helps to promote education and community outreach in the Las Vegas area. Floyd is also involved in donating charities which include Habitat for Humanity Las Vegas, Susan G. Komen, and Three Square Food Bank.
Where does the boxer live? Also, know about his cars collection
Floyd Mayweather likes to spend and live a lavish lifestyle as far as possible. He bought a mansion in Beverly Hills, Las Vegas worth $25.5 million. The house has an area of 15,096 sq.ft and has 5 Bedrooms and 7 Bathrooms. He additionally spent another $500,00 for the renovation of the house. It includes a guest house, huge theater, swimming pool, entertainment area and also has a garage where he has collected cars worth $15 million. Some of his best cars are Bugatti Veyron, Bentley Mulsanne, Ferrari 458 Italia, Lamborghini Aventador, and Mclaren 650s.
Did Floyd Mayweather spend his childhood well?
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Floyd Joy Sinclair was born on 24 February 1977 in Grand Rapids, Michigan. His father and his two uncles were boxers which inspired him to be a boxer from his childhood. He was determined to be a boxer and he states his grandmother was the first one to see his potential and she was very supportive of his decision. He lived in the neighborhood of NewJersey with his mother and relatives. His childhood didn’t go as well as his mother was a heroin addict, he often discovered heroin needles outside his house. His father was also imprisoned for Drug Trafficking. His uncle Roger helped him by training on his way to fighting journey. Floyd went to Ottawa Hills High School but dropped out to become a boxer.
Beginning and progression into a professional career
Floyd started his career as an amateur boxer and he was successful and won 84 out of 90 matches. He went on to take bronze at 1996 Olympic games under featherweight division held in Atlanta. The same year on October, he started his professional Boxing career. He quickly rose up in the ranks, won first 17 fights and finally got WBC world super-featherweight title. Floyd has earned world titles at other four weight categories.
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