The American professional boxer, Floyd Mayweather, Jr. was born on February 24, 1977. Widely named among the best pound-to-pound wrestlers of all time, Mayweather began boxing after receiving training from his father and following his extremely impressive performance during the amateur career, he made his professional boxing career debut in 1996 with his first match against Roberto Apodaca. Since then, Floyd Mayweather, Jr. has been in total 49 fights during his professional career, all of which he has won successfully that means he is still undefeated as a professional boxer. With ten world titles and the lineal championship in four different weight classes under his name, Floyd is now one of the most well-known and successful athletes in the world at the moment.
Although he had announced his retirement from professional boxing in 2008 but returned to the ring in the next year after which he announced his retirement once again in 2015. When it comes to the life of Floyd Mayweather, Jr. outside the ring, he has face trouble with law a number of times and has been arrested several times along with being sentenced to jail once. His family now consists of four children including two sons and two daughters.
Floyd Mayweather Biceps Size Height Weight Body Measurements
|Wiki and Biography|
|Born Name||Floyd Joy Mayweather Jr.|
|Nickname||Pretty Boy, Money Mayweather, TBE (The Best Ever)|
|Profession||Boxer, American Professional Boxer,|
|Current Age (2019)||42 years old|
|Date of Birth||February 24, 1977|
|Birth Place||Grand Rapids, Michigan, U.S.|
|Hometown||Las Vegas U.S.A|
|Height & Weight|
|Height (in Feet-Inches)||5 feet 7 inches|
|Height (in Meters)||1.70 m|
|Height (in Centimeters)||170 cm|
|Weight (in Kilograms)||70 kg|
|Weight (in Pounds)||154 lbs|
|Body Measurements, Figure & Physical Stats|
|Chest Size||40 Inches|
|Waist Size||31 Inches|
|Biceps Size||14.5 Inches|
|Net Worth||$400 Million|
|Educational Qualification||Not Known|
|School||Ottawa Hills High School|
|Family & Relatives|
|Father||Floyd Mayweather Sr.|
|Brother||Justin Mayweather Jones|
|Sister||Fannie Orr, Deltricia Tawanna Howard,Fatimah Mayweather|
|Other Relatives||Uncles- Roger Mayweather and Jeff Mayweather|
|Marriage, Affairs & Children|
|Affairs/Dating/Relation||Erica Dixon,Josie Harris (1993-2007),Melissa Brim (1998-2000),Shantel Jackson (2006-2014),Rozonda ‘Chilli’ Thomas (2008),Keyshia Cole (2008),Jessica Burciaga (2011),Princess Love (2013-2014),Doralie Medina (2014-Present)|
|Children||Sons- Koraun Mayweather and Zion Shamaree Mayweather,Daughters- Iyanna Mayweather, Jirah Mayweather|
|Professional Debut: 1996Coach/Mentor: Floyd Mayweather Sr.Records (main ones): • The Huge record of his career is that he is undefeated in professional ring. His professional career spanned 19 years. • Floyd is five division world champion. • Mayweather has carried off twelve world titles and the lineal championship in four different weight classes (twice at welterweight). • He is a two-time victor of The Ring magazine’s Fighter of the Year award (1998 and 2007), a three-time winner of the Boxing Writers Association of America (BWAA) Fighter of the Year award (2007, 2013, and 2015), and a six-time winner of the Best Fighter ESPY Award (2007–10, 2012–14). • In 2016, ESPN ranked Mayweather as the greatest pound for pound boxer for the last 25 years.Career Turning Point: When he won the “Golden Gloves” in 1993.|
|Hobbies, Likes & Dislikes|
|Hobbies||Listening to Music, Playing table tennis, basketball|
Floyd Mayweather Facts
- He has won eleven world titles and the lineal championship in five different weight classes – Junior Light, Light, Light Welter, Welter, and Light Middleweight.
- The Ring magazine pronounced Mayweather as two-time Fighter of the Year when he won the awards in 1998 and 2007.
- The boxer has been honored with Boxing Writers Association of America (BWAA) Fighter of the Year award in 2007 and 2013. He has also been awarded the Best Fighter ESPY Award for six times in 2007, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2013, and 2014.
- Spike TV has honored Mayweather with The Best Ever award in 2015.
- In 2014, Forbes listed Mayweather as the highest paid athlete in the world. He has previously been featured by Forbes and Sports Illustrated in the list of 50 highest paid athletes in 2012 and 2013.
- He has won the National Golden Gloves championship in 1993, 1994 and 1996 at 106 lb, 114 lb and 125 lb respectively.
- After a controversial decision, Floyd Mayweather, Jr. was awarded the bronze medal at the Atlanta 1996 Olympics in the featherweight (57 kg) category.
- Mayweather, Jr. is famous for his battery against women. On June 1, 2012, the boxer had reported to the Clark County Detention Center in Las Vegas for a 87-day term in jail for domestic abuse against his girlfriend and mother of his child, Josie Harris.
- Apart from boxing, Floyd Mayweather, Jr. has also shown interest in music and dance. He has appeared on the fifth season of Dancing with the Stars with Ukrainian-American professional ballroom-dancer Karina Smirnoff.
- Floyd Mayweather, Jr. was stripped of his WBO Welterweight Championship title at 147 lbs on July 6, 2015 for not complying with the regulations of the organization.