Floyd Mayweather has never shied away from showing off his vast fortune but he has taken his flaunting to the next level on Instagram. The former five-division boxing world champion has posted on social media a quick video of him sat by a table covered in an estimated $1million in cash. Aptly the 39-year-old is wearing a cap with ‘$1m’ embossed on the front as Mayweather also handed out cash to lucky fans at a concert in Las Vegas at the weekend.
JEFF POWELL: Carl Froch is challenging Andre Ward to cross the Atlantic for the first time in his career and face him at Nottingham Forest's City Ground. Ward earned recognition as the world's supreme super-middleweight when he defeated Froch in the final of the Super Six tournament in Atlantic City.
Keith Thurman and Robert Guerrero gave a prime-time television audience something to watch Saturday night. Thurman won a piece of the welterweight title with a bruising decision win over Guerrero in the debut of a new boxing series on network television. And he did it with the kind of fight that had the crowd on its feet and gave a much needed boost to boxing in the first prime-time fights on NBC in 30 years.
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JEFF POWELL: Carl Frampton delivered big-time and now he hopes ITV will do the same, along with rival Scott Quigg and his pound-wise promoter Eddie Hearn.