Tag Archives: Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana

Floyd Mayweather expects Kenny Bayless to stop Marcos Maidana from fighting too dirty

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Floyd Mayweather speaks to HustleBoss.com and other outlets backstage at the MGM Grand, as he discusses referee Kenny Bayless being the third man in the third for his rematch with Marcos Maidana.

Joel Diaz breaks down Mayweather’s victory over Marcos Maidana

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HustleBoss.com catches up with trainer Joel Diaz to get his thoughts on Floyd Mayweather’s victory over Marcos Maidana on May 3

Jeff Mayweather not impressed by Marcos Maidana: ‘Go back and watch the fight and you’ll see he really got dominated’

Marcos Maidana and Floyd Mayweather (Photo: Naoki Fukuda) 

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Despite losing his May 3 fight against Floyd Mayweather, the stock on Marcos Maidana is as high as ever.

The rugged Argentinean came up short against Mayweather on the scorecards by way of a majority decision but he had several telling moments in the fight and performed far better than many expected he would.

One man not overly impressed is Las Vegas-based trainer Jeff Mayweather, who felt his nephew purposely chose to engage Maidana in a dog fight rather than box his way towards victory.

Jeff Mayweather feels Floyd dominated Maidana and tells people to watch a replay of the fight

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HustleBoss.com’s Chris Robinson speaks with trainer Jeff Mayweather inside of the Mayweather Boxing Club in Las Vegas about

Roger Mayweather feels Floyd would stop Marcos Maidana in a rematch

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HustleBoss.com’s Chris Robinson continues to speak with former two-division world champion Roger Mayweather about his his nephew Floyd possibly rematching Marcos Maidana this year or in the future.

Zab Judah doesn’t feel Floyd Mayweather should rematch Marcos Maidana

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HustleBoss.com continues to speak with former two-division world champion Zab Judah about Floyd Mayweather’s recent victory over Marcos Maidana.

Floyd Mayweather Sr. still considers Manny Pacquiao an easy fight for his son

Floyd Mayweather going at Marcos Maidana (Photo: Naoki Fukuda)

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By Chris Robinson

During the tail end of my conversation with Floyd Mayweather Sr. earlier this week, I asked him about a simple scenario.

I was curious for his thoughts on how today’s version of his son Floyd would fair against the Manny Pacquiao who defeated Tim Bradley last month.

For years the boxing world fascinated about a Pacquiao-Mayweather fight and there are some who still express interest in the potential showdown.

BREAKDOWN series l Analyzing Floyd Mayweather’s victory over Marcos Maidana

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HustleBoss.com introduces its ‘BREAKDOWN’ series highlighting some of the realest gym talk in the game. In this clip, some young bulls at the Mayweather boxing Club discuss Floyd’s win over Marcos Maidana.

Floyd Mayweather Sr. labels Marcos Maidana an MMA fighter; claims Amir Khan ‘looked like some sh*t’

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In the wake of any notable boxing event, you will be sure to find your share of contrasting, bold opinions about what transpired.

Not many expected Floyd Mayweather’s fight with Marcos Maidana to be as thrilling and physical of a fight as it was, and it has left the sport curious as to what the future holds for the 37-year old, five-division world champion.

Catching up with Mayweather’s father and co-trainer Floyd Sr. recently at the Mayweather Boxing Club, he had plenty to get off his chest.

Bernard Hopkins on Floyd Mayweather’s victory over Maidana: ‘It came down to skills’

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Bernard Hopkins on Floyd Mayweather’s victory over Maidana: ‘It came down to skills’

Mayweather Sr. rips Maidana; labels him an MMA fighter and says he deserves no credit vs. Floyd

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HustleBoss.com speaks with trainer Floyd Mayweather Sr. about his son Floyd’s majority-decision victory over Marcos Maidana

Did Floyd Mayweather fail to heed his father’s instructions in the corner during the Maidana fight?

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HustleBoss.com was on hand as Floyd Mayweather continued to speak to the media following his match with Marcos Maidana in Las Vegas

Amir Khan: ‘Floyd looks beatable, definitely’

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Post-fight coverage from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada, as British star and former world champion Amir Khan speaks to the press about a potential fight with Floyd Mayweather

Floyd Mayweather and Marcos Maidana trade jabs over their glove controversy

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Post-fight coverage from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada as Floyd Mayweather continues to speak to the media after defeating Marcos Maidana.

Alfredo Angulo on Mayweather’s win over Maidana: ‘I think it was the wrong decision’

HustleBoss.com speaks with junior middleweight contender Alfredo ‘Perro’ Angulo about the Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana matchup

Behind the scenes with Floyd Mayweather and Marcos Maidana during their ring walks pre-showdown

Behind the scenes with Floyd Mayweather and Marcos Maidana during their ring walks pre-showdown

Roger Mayweather says Floyd hurt one of his hands prior to his fight with Marcos Maidana

Coverage from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada following Floyd Mayweather’s majority-decision victory over Marcos Maidana.

In this clip, Roger Mayweather explains that his nephew hurt one his his hands prior to the match.

Floyd Mayweather says he’s open to rematching Marcos Maidana in September

Coverage from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada following Floyd Mayweather’s majority-decision victory over Marcos Maidana .
In this clip, Mayweather says he is open to a rematch in September

Marcos Maidana: ‘I did everything possible to win’

Coverage from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada following Floyd Mayweather’s majority-decision victory over Marcos Maidana

In this clip, Maidana addresses the media after his courageous effort.

Floyd Mayweather wins a majority-decision over Marcos Maidana in one of his toughest fights to date

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Moments ago, inside of the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, Floyd Mayweather pulled out a majority-decision over Marcos Maidana in a tough fight full of action and momentum shifts.

It was widely-assumed that Maidana’s plan would be to attack Mayweather will relentless aggression and that’s exactly what the Argentinean did.

Over the first half of the bout, Maidana showed his true qualities, as he had success pinning Mayweather along the ropes and hammering home hard shots to the body and head.

Mayweather would return fire of his own but you could tell first-hand just how hard and physical of a fight this was turning into.