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Ring Announcer Jimmy Lennon Jr.: ‘If Floyd Underestimates Berto, He Could Be In Trouble’

The Hall-of-Fame ring announcer spoke with CBS Local Sports about how Andre Berto can beat Floyd Mayweather and what Mayweather means to the sport of boxing.

12 hours ago

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Floyd Mayweather: ‘What I’ll Miss Most Is All The Jealous Haters’

Floyd Mayweather gave rare access to the media as he prepares for his bout with Andre Berto and took some time to reflect on what he’ll miss when he retires.

13 hours ago

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Andre Berto: My Life As The Guy That’s Going To Beat Floyd Mayweather

In advance of his welterweight title bout with Floyd Mayweather on Saturday, Sept. 12, Andre Berto gave CBS Local Sports a first-hand glimpse at his life in and out of the ring.

09/02/2015

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Keidel: Mayweather’s 49-0 Mark Will Be More Impressive Than Marciano’s

Is Floyd Mayweather Jr the greatest boxer ever? No. Is Mayweather better than Rocky Marciano? By almost any metric, yes

09/01/2015

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Boxing Analyst Steve Farhood: ‘I’d Put Floyd Between Top 10 And 15 All Time’

Showtime’s boxing analyst spoke with CBS Local Sports about Mayweather’s last fight, his place in boxing history and Andre Berto.

08/28/2015

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Keidel: Mayweather-Berto Bout Still Clouded By Mayweather-Pacquiao

Before we dissect Mayweather’s next opponent any further, which we’ll have plenty of time to do over the coming days and weeks, let’s muse over his prior opponent.

08/25/2015

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US Boxer Roy Jones Jr. Asks Vladimir Putin For Russian Citizenship

American former world boxing champion Roy Jones Jr. has asked Russian President Vladimir Putin for Russian citizenship over a cup of tea.

08/19/2015

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Mayweather 100/1 Favorite Over Berto In Early Betting Line

According to Bovada Sportsbook in Las Vegas, Berto is one of the biggest underdogs in boxing history.

08/06/2015

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Deontay Wilder: My Life As A Heavyweight Boxer

Deontay Wilder defends his WBC world heavyweight title against Eric Molina on Saturday, June 13. This is his story, as he tells it.

06/10/2015

Floyd Mayweather Jr. throws a left at Manny Pacquiao during their welterweight unification championship bout on May 2, 2015 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Mayweather Changes Mind On Rematch, Rips ‘Sore Loser’ Pacquiao

Floyd Mayweather says in an upcoming interview with Showtime that at this moment he’s not interested in a rematch with Manny Pacquiao “because he’s a sore loser and he’s a coward.”

05/08/2015

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Report: Mayweather Wants To Fight Pacquiao Again Next Year

Fresh off his decisive victory in Las Vegas on Saturday night, Floyd Mayweather Jr. told ESPN that he’d be willing to fight Manny Pacquiao again, perhaps in 2016.

05/05/2015

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Pacquiao Could Face Discipline For Not Disclosing Shoulder Injury

Meanwhile, orthopedic surgeon Dr. Neal ElAttrache told ESPN.com that Pacquiao will undergo surgery later this week to repair a “significant tear” in his rotator cuff.

05/05/2015

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Keidel: Pacquiao Should Pack It In

Pacquiao was no match for Mayweather In this career-defining fight. What will he do next?

05/03/2015

Floyd Mayweather Jr. throws a left at Manny Pacquiao during their welterweight unification championship bout on May 2, 2015 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Mayweather Dictates Fight, Beats Pacquiao To Remain Undefeated

It wasn’t the fight it might have been five years ago. But it was enough to settle the question that boxing fans had asked for years — who would win the matchup of the best fighters of their time.

05/03/2015

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Mayweather vs. Pacquiao: A Twitter Recap Of The Fight Of The Century

Here were some of the highlights from before and after the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight.

05/03/2015

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