RingTV’s Alan Massengale spoke to Floyd Mayweather Jr., Marcos Maidana, and Robert Garcia at the Los Angeles presser for their Sept. 13 rematch. Mayweather says Maidana is a “dirty fighter.” Maidana believes Mayweather was forced into a rematch he didn’t want.
Pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr. was named “The Best Fighter” for the sixth time at the 2014 ESPY Awards at The Nokia Theatre at LA Live in Los Angeles on Wednesday night.
Showtime Sports will offer a live stream for the final stop of the cross-country promotional tour announcing the Sept. 13 Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Marcos Maidana rematch, starting at 1 p.m. PT on Thursday from Los Angeles.
Though Floyd Mayweather and Leonard Ellerbe had been noncommittal about working with Golden Boy Promotions further than his Sept. 13 rematch against Marcos Maidana, Mayweather said Tuesday that he will continue working with Golden Boy Promotions in the future.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Marcos Maidana were in Chicago Tuesday as part of the five-city press tour to promote their Sept. 13 pay-per-view showdown. Mayweather won a narrow majority decision victory over Maidana in May, but vowed to dominate the return bout.
Details of which gloves Marcos Maidana will wear in his rematch against Floyd Mayweather will be finalized shortly, Golden Boy Promotions vice president and matchmaker Eric Gomez said Tuesday.
Marcos Maidana offered an interesting argument for wanting to use his favored Everlast MX gloves against Floyd Mayweather Jr. in their Sept. 13 rematch. The Argentine slugger says he doesn’t carry Canelo Alvarez’s power.
The rematch between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Marcos Maidana has been billed “Mayhem,” and that is exactly what ensued prior to Monday evening’s scheduled open-to-the-public press conference at DAR Constitution Hall in Washington, D.C.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. announced on his Twitter account that he will fight a Sept. 13 rematch with Marcos Maidana at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Leonard Ellerbe, CEO of Mayweather Promotions, confirmed to Yahoo!Sports that the bout will be promoted by Golden Boy Promotions.