Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Since we are upon our great day of gratitude, a pretext for gorging on poultry and then taking our swollen torsos to the nearest television for some football, let’s look to sports for reasons to give thanks.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. refused to allow Marcos Maidana to turn their rematch into a brawl, boxing masterfully to win a 12-round unanimous decision Saturday night in their welterweight title fight.
If boxing is to save its vitality, it needs vital boxers to fight each other. Seems simple enough, an athletic algorithm that serves the sport and its fans.
Alvarez and Mayweather are fighting at a catch-weight of 152 pounds, which, if you’re looking for an edge, would probably point to Alvarez, the naturally larger man. But Mayweather has a way of making larger men look small.
Bay Area boxer Robert Guerrero, who was arrested at a New York City airport on gun charges, has pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. won a unanimous 12-round decision over Robert “The Ghost” Guerrero of Gilroy in their welterweight title fight Saturday.
The two meet in a scheduled 12-round welterweight title match at the MGM Grand hotel in Las Vegas on Saturday night that will be televised by Showtime as a pay-per-view event.
Robert Guerrero believes he is the fighter who will be the first to beat Mayweather, and he’s eager to earn both the recognition and the money that would come with such a win.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. is making no apologies for posting a racially charged comment on Twitter about Knicks star Jeremy Lin, a Palo Alto native.