Floyd Joy Mayweather Jr. best known as Floyd Mayweather Jr. is an American semi-retired exhibition boxer as well as a boxing promoter. He competed from 1996 to 2015 and made a one-fight comeback in 2017 and is ready to make comeback again.
As of 2020, he has an estimated net worth of around $560 million, mostly earned through his boxing career. He has earned over $1 billion in prize money during his boxing career.
Floyd Mayweather is ranked #1 in The World's Highest-Paid Athletes 2018 and #34 in America's Richest Entrepreneurs Under-40 2016 by Forbes. As of 2018, Floyd Mayweather has an estimated net worth of around $560 million. Despite having very few endorsement deals, Floyd can easily make $150 – $300 million per annum when he is fighting. Between June 2014 and June 2015, Floyd took home a jaw-dropping $300 million.
Between June 2017 and June 2018, Mayweather summoned a total of $300 million, mostly thanks to his bout against Conor McGregor which occurred in August 2017. Outside of the ring, he typically earns $10 million from endorsements yearly.
Apart, he owns nearly 22,000-square-foot home sits on 1.41 acres in Las Vegas Home worth $10 Million. He has personally-branded private jets, goes on holidays in the Caribbean, has a private chef on 24-hour call. In 2017, he purchased a $25 million mansion in Los Angeles.
Also an avid fan of cars, he owns Rolls-Royce, Lamborghini, and Buggati.
Floyd Mayweather's personal life is not as successful as his career. He has been in an affair with several women. His first date was with Erica Dixon. From 1993 to 2007, he dated Josie Harris. They were in live-in relations for 14 years. After separation from Josie, he dated Melissa Brim for 2 years.
Then, he was in an affair with Shantel Jackson, from 2006-2015. While dating Jackson, he was also in an affair with Rozonda, Keyshia Cole, Jessica Burciaga, and Princess Love. He was never loyal to his girlfriend. Currently, he is rumored to be dating 19 years Doralie Medina.
Floyd Mayweather has four children named Lyanna, Jirah, Koraun, and Zion Shamaree Mayweather. He is a loving and responsible father. He has gifted Mercedes 550 S-Class on the 14th birthday of his daughter Iyanna.
Floyd Mayweather has been a part of the controversy from time to time. He also got sentenced to jail for domestic violence and other criminal offense. He also made his appearance in television and films. Hean is an avid fan of branded cars.
Floyd Mayweather was born on 24 Feb 1977, in Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States. He is an American by his nationality and belongs to Afro-American ethnicity. His birth sign is Pisces. Certainly, his parents are proud of his achievement that he has accomplished in his life.
He was born in the boxer family. His father, Floyd Mayweather Sr. was a welterweight contender who competed in Hall of Fame Sugar Ray Leonard. His uncles (Jeff & Roger) were also professional boxers.
Since his childhood, boxing became part of his life. The credit for his success goes to his father. However, he lived a poverty life during his childhood. His mother was addicted to drugs and alcohol and his aunt died of AIDS due to drug abuse.
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Talking about his achievements, he managed to win 10 world titles. He is a 5 division World Champion too. He won the Best Fighter ESPY Award (six times) from 2007 to 2014. He has been named as the ultimate pound boxer in the world. He is as valuable as the legendary boxer Mike Tyson.
In 2007, he announced his first retirement from boxing to concentrate on his promotional company. But later two years, on 2nd May 2009, the veteran fighter confirmed his comeback to fight The Ring lightweight champion and #2 pound-for-pound Juan Manuel Márquez.
In August 2017, he made his comeback after his second retirement. He faced Conor McGregor in the MMA star's first-ever professional boxing match. It was Mayweather's first knockout in a decade. Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor also had an arguement about training together.
As of now, Mayweather claims he's returning to boxing in 2018 for Manny Pacquiao rematch. Further, he is fighting the Rizen Japan's kickboxing super Tenshin Nasukawa in an exhibition fight event on 31st December 2018.
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