Floyd Mayweather is an American former professional boxer who competed from 1974 to 1990, and has since worked as a boxing trainer. Fighting at welterweight during the 1970s and 1980s, Mayweather Sr. was known for his defensive abilities and overall knowledge of boxing strategy. He is the father, and former trainer, of undefeated five-division boxing champion Floyd Mayweather Jr.
|Born:||October 19, 1952, Amory, Mississippi, U.S.|
|Wins by KO:||18|
About Floyd Mayweather Sr.
He was born in Armory, Mississippi and was a formidable boxer in his own right, posting a record of 28-6-1 and winning the U.S. Championship Tournament in 1977.
He discovered that he was also the father of boxer Justin Jones in 2007.
His brother, Roger Mayweather, won WBC Super Featherweight and Super Lightweight titles.
His son, Floyd Mayweather, Jr., has won World Championships in five different divisions.
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