Floyd Mayweather HD Wallpapers 2016
Few boxers ensure their claim in the page of history, but Floyd Mayweather will undoubtedly make every list attributing to that very legacy. Here we take a look at an amazing compilation of Floyd Mayweather HD Wallpapers 2016.
Floyd Mayweather HD Wallpapers 2016
Floyd Mayweather took birth in Grand Rapids, Michigan, on February 24, in the year 1977, into a family that bred boxers. His father, Floyd Mayweather Sr., happened to be a former welterweight contender who had fought Hall of Famer Sugar Ray Leonard. Moreover, his uncles (Jeff Mayweather and Roger Mayweather) also happened to be professional boxers, with Roger – Floyd’s former trainer – winning a total of two world championships, fought Hall of Famers Julio César Chávez, Pernell Whitaker and also Kostya Tszyu.Here is the first of the Floyd Mayweather HD Wallpapers 2016.
Boxing has been an integral part of Mayweather’s life since his days of childhood and he never really considered any other profession. “I think my grandmother saw my potential first,” Mayweather exclaimed. “When I was young, I told her ‘I think I should get a job.’ She said, ‘No, just keep boxing’.” “When I was about eight or nine, I lived in New Jersey with my mother and we were seven deep in one bedroom and sometimes we didn’t have electricity.” Mayweather said. “When people see what I have now, they have no idea of where I came from and how I didn’t have anything growing up.” This should be the second of the best Floyd Mayweather HD Wallpapers 2016.
It was not unusual for young Mayweather to come home right from school and discover used heroin needles in his front yard. His mother was also addicted to drugs, and he unfortunately had an aunt who died from AIDS because of her excessive drug use. “People don’t know the hell I’ve been through,” he says. Here’s another one of the Floyd Mayweather HD Wallpapers 2016.
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One of the most known American professional boxer, Floyd Mayweather, Jr., enjoys an estimated gross worth of $650 million as of June 2015. He is possibly the best boxer of this era and without any question the most talented, Floyd “Money” Mayweather has displayed an unprecedented combination of speed, power and his natural instincts every time he confidently steps into the ring—a fearsome combination that has already gained him six boxing championships in five different category of weight : Super Featherweight, Lightweight, Junior Welterweight, Welterweight twice and the Super Welterweight. Let’s take a look at one more of the Floyd Mayweather HD Wallpapers 2016.
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His professional count of boxing record is an incredible 47 wins and 0 loss. In 2012 and 2013, he topped the formidable 50 highest paid athletes lists of Forbes and Sports Illustrated. In 2014, he was enlisted again by Forbes to be the world’s highest paid athlete. Here goes another one of Floyd Mayweather HD Wallpapers 2016.
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Despite all the fortune he has potentially built through his boxing successes, Floyd is really not as financially stable as you may imagine. The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) proclaims that the Grand Rapids native owes this turn, $6.1 million total in back taxes. Soon after he was famously sued by a Florida real estate developer who had claimed Mayweather backed out of the obscene purchase of an $8.5 million house, he allegedly appeared to have owed the first installment of $1.7 million.
Just a few months later a staggering $7.1 million worth of Jewelry was somehow stolen from his home. As recently as September 2009 Floyd was again sued by JP Morgan for failing to have made payment on a $528,000 Mercedes Maybach 57S. Mayweather had borrowed $415,000 at a total annual interest rate of 16% in order to pay himself for the car, he reportedly has not pulled off the $9000 monthly payment in over a year.
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On May 26, 2001 Floyd Mayweather, engaged in fighting in his hometown of Grand Rapids, pounced out a 12-round unanimous decision over the future IBF super featherweight titleholder Carlos Hernández to claim his WBC super-featherweight title. Calling it “one of the toughest nights of my career”, the 130-pound legendary champion overcame injuries in both of his hands to improve his astounding record to 26–0.
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Mayweather suffered the very first knockdown of his career when he hit Hernández shockingly with a left hook in round six, which caused him such pain that he dropped his injured and pining left hand to the canvas. He wasn’t hit, but was instantly given a standing eight-count by the referee. Here’s another one of the Floyd Mayweather HD Wallpapers 2016. By the end of the year 2001, Mayweather was still proudly ranked The Ring #1 super featherweight and also the #5 best pound-for-pound boxer in the world. Here’s one more of the Floyd Mayweather HD Wallpapers 2016.
Mayweather’s last fight in the super-featherweight category was against the future super featherweight and lightweight titleholder Jesús Chávez. Chávez happened to be the WBC’s top-ranked contender and he came into the fight with an incredible 31-bout winning streak. He had won when Chávez’s corner stopped the fight after a happening round nine. Mayweather had such hardships making weight for this staggering fight that he did not eat for an astonishing four days before the weigh-in. Chávez himself stated after the fight, “He’s [Mayweather] the champ! And now I become his number-one fan”. Here’s the last of the Floyd Mayweather HD Wallpapers 2016.