The most anticipated fight in boxing has now been agreed to, and almost everyone has given their thoughts on the September 14 clash between Floyd Mayweather and Saul Alvarez. It’s only natural to get the thoughts of those closest to the fighters, and here we spent a few minutes with boxing trainer, and uncle of [...]
By Michele Emrick In a sport that is largely lacking in stars, and losing the few they have to other endeavors such as MMA, Maricela Cornejo thinks she has what it takes to make it to the top of her profession. And so far, so good. Her 2-0 record certainly doesn’t give a lot to [...]
In this special edition of 10 Random Questions, we got all three of the Mayweather brothers together! Find out who each of them would have liked to train, what they think of Ruben Guerrero’s wardrobe, and their answers to a variety of other questions.
Following Floyd Mayweather’s fight with Robert Guerrero at the MGM Grand Arena this past weekend, we caught up with Mickey and Cortez Bey to get their thoughts on Floyd’s performance, as well as a few other topics. Mickey Bey is just coming off a suspension for PED’s in which he was largely vindicated when it [...]
The Money Team completed an impressive 6-0 run on Saturday night, when in the main event, Floyd Mayweather cruised to an easy decision over Robert Guerrero. Prior to that, fans were witness to impressive performances by fighters like Badou Jack and Luis Arias, as well as a much closer fight when J’Leon Love took a [...]
On Saturday night, middleweight J’Leon Love captured his first title when he claimed the NABF strap with a close, many say controversial, decision over Gabe Rosado. When the split decision verdict was announced, a loud chorus of “Boo’s” were heard throughout the MGM Grand Garden Arena. Particularly disturbing for many was the 97-92 score given [...]
While his brothers Floyd and Roger worked the corner of Floyd Mayweather Jr. this past weekend, Jeff Mayweather sat just a few rows from the ring watching with the thousands of other spectators at the MGM Grand Areana in Las Vegas, as his nephew won a unanimous decision against Robert Guerrero. Just like nearly all [...]
When Errol Spence turned pro after a very successful amateur career that saw him compete in the 2012 Olympic Games, there was a fair bit of buzz surrounding him. He was expected to make waves in the sport, but few figured it would happen so soon. After having his first fight as a professional in [...]
Jeff Mayweather has been through his share of ups and downs with his fighter, former multiple time world champion Celestino Caballero. In his latest trip into the ring, after being out of action for well over a year, Caballero lost a disappointing split decision to Robinson Castellanos in a bout that was to serve as [...]
Heading into the biggest fight of his career on May 4, middleweight J’Leon Love, at least on the outside, doesn’t seem to be letting the moment get to him. At 15-0 (8 KO’s), Love couldn’t ask for a much better start to his career. From a promotional standpoint, as a key member of The Money [...]
Harold Lederman stopped by the Mayweather Boxing Club this week while he was in town for the upcoming Brandon Rios-Mike Alvarado fight. Our Zach Cooper was able to spend a few minutes with the legendary judge and get his thoughts on a variety of topics.
The troubles in women’s professional boxing have been well documented over the past several years. While women’s MMA has seen an explosion in popularity, their boxing counterparts have struggled to be noticed by anybody. It’s in the amateur ranks that, perhaps, the best hope for women lay. Marlen Esparza, Claressa Shields, and Mikaela Mayer have [...]
Jeff Mayweather trains more than just established boxers. He also works with talented prospects hoping to one day become champions. Zach Cooper is one of those promising young fighters just embarking on a career he hopes one day will lead him to a world championship. We talked with him just a few hours before he [...]
After a great start to his career, in which Vernon Paris rattled off 26 consecutive victories, he hit a snag when he suffered a TKO loss at the hands of Zab Judah in March 2012. The loss caused Paris to reflect on his career, most importantly, the manner in which he was being led by his handlers. [...]
When you enter the Mayweather Boxing Club, you will discover every level of fighter. From those just starting out, all the way up to the biggest name actively fighting, Floyd Mayweather, they can all be found putting their work in. One of the guys somewhere right in the middle is “Dangerous” Don Moore. At 16-0, [...]
If there is anyone who speaks more often and controversially than Floyd Mayweather Jr., it is likely to be Floyd Mayweather Sr. The outspoken trainer always makes for great soundbites no matter the subject. In fact, his words have even estranged him from his own son at times. Fortunately for fans of boxing and great [...]
Now that the announcement is official, it’s time to begin properly hyping the upcoming fight between Floyd Mayweather and Robert Guerrero. With his history of being a big talker, it comes as somewhat of a surprise that Floyd Mayweather is not the one hyping up their fight the most. At least not yet. Perhaps as [...]
Chris Robinson catches up with WBO welterweight champion Tim Bradley (29-0, 12 KO’s) inside of the Fortune Gym in Hollywood, CA as he discusses his March 16th bout vs. Ruslan Provodnikov, Floyd Mayweather vs. Robert Guerrero, Amir Khan’s fight with his stable mate Julio Diaz, and more…
ProBoxingInsider.com caught up with Jeff Mayweather Sunday to discuss the the official announcement that his nephew Floyd Mayweather will be facing Robert Guerrero on May 4 in Las Vegas. Jeff also commented on the statements made by Guerrero that Floyd was slipping, as well as HBO broadcaster Jim Lampley and his thoughts about Floyd leaving [...]
Lanell Bellows (3-0-1) discusses his status for this weekend’s fight in Detroit. Bellows is currently waiting to see if he will be cleared to fight. Bellows also discusses being part of The Money Team and how he feels coming off a performance that was less than he may have hoped for.
With all the buzz over the past few days surrounding the training situation involving Floyd Mayweather Jr., we caught up with the one Mayweather brother who has no part in the situation. Jeff Mayweather has long served as an advisor and contact for Floyd Mayweather, but he has never served as his trainer or any [...]