Born on February 24, 1977, in Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States, Floyd Joy Mayweather Jr. is an American boxing promoter and former boxer who currently owns a team in the NASCAR Cup Series named The Money Team Racing.
As a professional boxer, completing between 1996 and 2017 before retiring with an unbeaten record, and winning 15 major world championships, ranging from super featherweight to middleweight light.
It includes Ring magazine title in five weight classes, as well as the lineal championships that are held with four classes of weight (twice at welterweight).
Mayweather was named “Fighter of the Decade” for the 2010s by the Boxing Writers Association of America (BWAA), a two-time winner of The Ring magazine’s Fighter of the Year award (1998 and 2007), a three-time winner of the BWAA Fighter of the Year award (2007, 2013, and 2015), and a six-time winner of the Best Fighter ESPY Award (2007–2010, 2012–2014).
In 2016, Mayweather was ranked by ESPN as the greatest boxer, pound for pounds, of the past 25 years. As of the month of May 202,1 BoxRec ranks him as the greatest boxer of all time, pound for pound.
Many boxing and sporting news websites, such as The Ring, Sports Illustrated, ESPN, BoxRec, Fox Sports, and Yahoo! Sports ranked Mayweather as the top pound-for-pound boxer of all time twice within 10 years.
Floyd Mayweather Parents: Floyd Mayweather Sr., Deborah Sinclair
Floyd Mayweather Sr. and Deborah Sinclair are the parents of American boxing promoter and former boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Floyd Mayweather Sr.
Floyd Joy Mayweather Sr. is an American boxing trainer and former professional boxer who competed from 1974 to 1990.
Fighting at welterweight during the 1970s and 1980s, Mayweather Sr. was known for his defensive abilities and overall knowledge of boxing strategy.
He got his nickname “Pink” from the tiny pink hat he wore during his fight.
Mayweather Sr. was born on October 19, 1952, in Amory, Mississippi, United States. He is currently 69 years as of May 2022, and will be 70 on October 19, 2022.
Deborah Sinclair is the mother of American boxing promoter and former boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Much is not known about Deborah.