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Born on: 24th Apr 61 Born in: United States Marital status: Married Occupation: Professional Boxer, Retired
Born Roger Mayweather has an estimated net worth of $20 million. Mayweather, Mayweather Jr.'s trainer has won two major world titles in two different weight classes. On July 29, 1981, Mayweather made his pro boxing debut against Andrew Ruiz. On January 19, 1983, Mayweather earned a title shot against WBA super featherweight (130 lb) champion Samuel Serrano. On February 22, 1984, Mayweather had his first loss when he was knocked out in round 1 by Rocky Lockridge. On July 7, 1985, Mayweather earned the opportunity to fight against WBC Junior Lightweight champion and future legend Julio César Chávez. On November 28, 1986, Mayweather beat Sammy Fuentes for the WBC Continental Americas lightweight title. On March 28, 1987, Mayweather fought against Pernell Whitaker for the NABF lightweight title where Whitaker won by unanimous decision. On November 12, 1987, Mayweather won over WBC Junior Welterweight champion Rene Arredondo by TKO. On May 13, 1989, Mayweather retired after round 10 due the body damage inflicted by Mexican champion Julio César Chávez. On April 5, 1990, Mayweather won the WBA Americas super lightweight title against Ildemar Paisan. On December 7, 1991, Mayweather fought Rafael Pineda for the vacant IBF junior welterweight title but he lost by knockout in round 9. On March 14, 1993, Mayweather beat former WBA lightweight champion Livingstone Bramble by corner stoppage in round 5. On August 4, 1994, Mayweather won the IBO welterweight (147 lb) title by unanimous decision against Johnny Bizzarro. On June 25, 1995, Mayweather fought the 14-0 Kostya Tszyu for the IBF junior welterweight title where he loses by unanimous decision. On March 12, 1997, Mayweather won his last title, the IBA welterweight title when he beat Carlos Miranda by round 12 TKO. On May 8, 1999, Mayweather won over Javier Francisco Mendez ending his career with a total of nine major and minor titles in four weight classes.
Family & relationships
- Floyd Mayweather, Sr. Brother
- Jeff Mayweather Brother