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  • Ronda Rousey Throws Shade at Mayweather After Winning ESPY Award

    Jul 16, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *Ronda Rousey has no problem bringing up Floyd Mayweather, Jr. in a conversation. In this case, the conversation was had with a wide audience as she mentioned the boxing champ after accepting an award at this year’s ESPYS. The Huffington Post reports that Rousey put Mayweather’s history of domestic abuse against women on blast Wednesday […]

  • Forbes Names Mayweather Top Earner, Chris Brown Slays on Court

    Jul 11, 15 by Ny MaGee Leave a comment

    *Forbes revealed its annual list of top earning celebrities and the two boxers who recently fought each hold the top spots, with Floyd Mayweather raking in $300 million and Manny Pacquiao coming in second with $160 million. Over the last year, Mayweather has earned $285 million in the ring. “His (Mayweather’s) $300m shattered the record for […]

  • Floyd Mayweather Jr. Stripped of WBO Title Over Nonpayment of Fee

    Jul 7, 15 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *Floyd Mayweather, Jr. didn’t bother to pay the $200,000 sanction fee required by the World Boxing Organization for the belt he won against Manny Pacquiao by the deadline, which was the end of the business day on Friday. So on Monday, as punishment, the boxer was stripped of his WBO title. The Puerto Rico-based organization elevated […]

  • New Top Rank Lawsuit Brings Monopoly Claims Against Al Haymon

    Jul 6, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *The world of boxing has a major battle on its hands outside the ring. The Los Angeles Times reports that established boxing promoter Bob Arum and his company Top Rank, Inc. is suing boxing manager Al Haymon’s Premier Boxing Champions. In the 50-page lawsuit which Arum and Top Rank announced Wednesday (July 1), Haymon is […]

  • Rihanna’s BET Appearance Was Simply Marketing Trickery

    Jul 4, 15 by Ny MaGee Leave a comment

    *Rihanna has not made an appearance at the BET Awards for the past seven years, so when the network announced her return to the ceremony over the weekend, fans were expecting her to deliver her infectious Bajan swag that we have grown accustomed to. Instead, her appearance was nothing more than an underwhelming PR stunt. BET teased something […]

  • ESPY Nominees Revealed: LeBron, Serena, Curry, Mo’Ne Up for Awards

    Jun 24, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *We already know that Caitlyn Jenner will receive the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at the 2015 ESPYs. Today, ESPN unveiled the athletes who will compete for awards at its annual ceremony, to be held July 15 at 8 p.m. from Nokia Theatre’s L.A. Live in Los Angeles. Fresh from the NBA Finals, Stephen Curry of the […]