Tag Archives: Floyd Mayweather Sr.

Floyd Mayweather Sr.’s latest pupil, 8 year old Curmel Moton, storms to another TKO victory

Floyd Mayweather Sr. has a new protégé in Las Vegas (Photo: Team Moton)

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By Chris Robinson

Floyd Mayweather Sr. has been telling the media the past few years that he may be retiring sooner than later.

Upon the announcement of his son Floyd walking away from the sport this past September, following his victory over Andre Berto, Senior has been able to turn his attention to his upcoming crop of fighters. Mayweather Sr. works with undefeated prospects Andrew Tabiti (11-0, 10 KO’s) and LaDarius “Memphis” Miller (9-0, 1 KO), amongst others, and it is now the talent of a new young pupil who has caught his eye.

Young Devin Haney continues to progress; seen sparring with prospect Angel Rodriguez inside the Mayweather Boxing Club

Devin Haney, right, working with junior lightweight prospect Angel Rodriguez (Photo: Chris Robinson)

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By Chris Robinson

It’s been pretty special to watch the career progression of young Devin Haney.

Still just 16 years old, Haney is looking to make the transition from amateur standout to budding professional but with nothing concrete lined up, he simply continues to sharpen his skills day after day.

Floyd Mayweather Sr. calls Canelo Alvarez and Miguel Cotto ‘joke fights’ for his son

Floyd Mayweather Sr. speaking in Las Vegas, Nev. (Photo: Chris Robinson)

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By Chris Robinson 

On Saturday night, Sep. 12, Floyd Mayweather will fight in perhaps his last official bout when he steps into the ring against former WBC welterweight champion Andre Berto.

Mayweather (48-0, 26 KO’s) and Berto (30-3, 23 KO’s) square off inside of the MGM Grand Garden Arena in a SHOWTIME pay per view headliner that is lopsided in Floyd’s favor.

Bianka Thompson gets advice from Floyd Mayweather Sr. inside of City Athletic Boxing

Bianka Thompson working with Floyd Mayweather Sr. inside of City Athletic Club in Las Vegas (Photo: Domo TC)

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By Chris Robinson

www.HustleBoss.com and Domo TC step inside of City Athletic Boxing as 20-year old female amateur talent Bianka Thompson works with her trainer Monyette Flowers as well as getting some advice from the famed Floyd Mayweather Sr.

Bianka just recently returned to the sport full-time and is already a great fit inside of the gym. Stay tuned for more details on her next move.

Floyd Mayweather Sr. ‘To me it makes no difference but I think the fight is going to take place’

Floyd Mayweather Sr. in Las Vegas (Photo: Chris Robinson)

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By Chris Robinson

Will the boxing world ever see Floyd Mayweather face Manny Pacquiao?

That is definitely the question you hear these days.

Floyd Mayweather Sr. sounds off on Amir Khan, Paulie Malignaggi, and Manny Pacquiao

The affable Floyd Mayweather Sr. in Las Vegas (Photo: Chris Robinson)

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By Chris Robinson

Amir Khan’s stock is as high as ever following his dominant unanimous decision victory over Devon Alexander this past weekend in Las Vegas.

Khan was razor sharp, picking Alexander apart with precise shots inside of the MGM Grand, nabbing his 30th victory as a professional while also paving the way for a possible dream fight vs. Floyd Mayweather in 2015.

Floyd Mayweather Sr. on prospect Bryce Fraser: ‘He’s one of the young up and coming fighters that is going to be very, very good’

Young prospect Bryce Fraser in Las Vegas training with Floyd Mayweather Sr. (Photo: Chris Robinson – Hustle Boss)

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By Chris Robinson

There are a pleothora of emerging prospects in the Las Vegas boxing community.

Trainer Floyd Mayweather Sr. is always open to working with somebody new, but it’s very rare that a fighter can catch his eye.

Floyd Mayweather Sr. on why he is a step ahead of today’s current crop of trainers

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HustleBoss.com catches up with trainer Floyd Mayweather Sr. to get his thoughts on how long he will keep pushing as a top level trainer in today’s boxing landscape.

The work continues for LaDarius ‘Memphis ‘Miller and Floyd Mayweather Sr.

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HustleBoss.com was on hand inside of the Mayweather Boxing Club as upcoming LaDarius ‘Memphis’ Miller continued to grind with his head trainer Floyd Mayweather Sr.

Floyd Mayweather Sr. on whether he has been communicating with his son

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HustleBoss.com catches up with trainer Floyd Mayweather Sr. to get his thoughts on whether he has been communicating with his son Floyd about his ring future.

Mayweather Sr. remembers Floyd’s great wins vs. Genaro Hernandez and Arturo Gatti

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HustleBoss.com speaks with outspoken trainer Floyd Mayweather Sr. about some of his son Floyd’s greatest victory in the ring, including the Genaro Hernandez and Arturo Gatti blowouts.

‘Dangerous’ Don Moore learning some tricks from Floyd Mayweather Sr .

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HustleBoss.com catches up with lightweight prospect ‘Dangerous’ Don Moore (17-0-1, 10 KO’s) as he gets in some valuable family advice from trainer Floyd Mayweather Sr. inside of the Mayweather Boxing Club in November 2014.

Should Floyd Mayweather try to break Rocky Marciano’s record? Exclusive with Floyd Sr.

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HustleBoss.com catches up with one of a kind trainer Floyd Mayweather Sr. to get his thoughts on whether his son  Floyd should continue fighting to break Rocky Marciano’s ’49-0′ record.

Floyd Mayweather Sr. ponders a prime Oscar De La Hoya vs. Canelo Alvarez

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HustleBoss.com catches up with trainer Floyd Mayweather Sr., as he ponders a showdown between a prime version of his former fighter Oscar De La Hoya vs. today’s version of Canelo Alvarez.

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Respecting the sport of boxing with Floyd Mayweather Sr. and Rashad Holloway

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HustleBoss.com catches up with trainer Floyd Mayweather Sr. and former fighter/trainer Rashad Holloway inside of the Mayweather Boxing Club, as they speak on their bond in the sport.

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Floyd Mayweather Sr. talks Amir Khan vs. Devon Alexander and whats next for his son

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HustleBoss.com catches up with trainer Floyd Mayweather Sr. inside of the Mayweather Boxing Club, as he speaks on the Dec. 13 showdown between British star Amir Khan and former two-division champion Devon Alexander, as well as the future of his own son Floyd.

Mayweather Sr. still feels Floyd should stay away from Gennady Golovkin

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HustleBoss.com speaks with trainer Floyd Mayweather Sr. about the possibility of his son Floyd facing off with WBA middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (31-0, 28 KO’s) in the future. Senior is against the fight and would rather Floyd fight on and focus on break Rocky Marciano’s 49-0 record.

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Andrew Tabiti intense heavy bag work as Floyd Mayweather Sr. mentors

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HustleBoss.com steps inside of the Mayweather Boxing Club, as cruiserweight prospect Andrew Tabiti (8-0, 8 KO’s), as he displays intense heavy bag work as his trainer Floyd Mayweather Sr mentors him.

Memphis Miller connects with Floyd Mayweather Sr. in Las Vegas

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HustleBoss.com was on inside of the Mayweather Boxing Club in Las Vegas, Nevada as undefeated junior welterweight prospect LaDarius ‘Memphis’ Miller put in work with trainer Floyd Mayweather Sr.

Photos: LaDarius ‘Memphis’ Miller now training with Floyd Mayweather Sr.

HustleBoss.com steps inside of the Mayweather Boxing Club with undefeated junior welterweight prospect LaDarius ‘Memphis’ Miller (4-0, 1 KO), as he begins working with esteemed trainer Floyd Mayweather Sr.

“He’s hands on,” Miller stated, when asked of the move.

Former light heavyweight champion Eddie Mustafa Muhammad had been in Miller’s corner during his early professional run.

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Chris Robinson can be reached at CRobinson@hustleboss.com