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  • Mayweather asked to appear before boxing officials

    Boxer-promoter Floyd Mayweather has been ordered to appear before Nevada boxing officials who want to question him about events in his gym that were aired recently on the Showtime sports network. The Nevada Athletic Commission says it wants to ask Mayweather about how sparring sessions are…

  • Mayweather called before Nevada boxing commission

    Once again, Floyd Mayweather Jr. has some explaining to do. Nevada boxing regulators have ordered Mayweather to appear before them next week to answer questions about scenes aired on the Showtime network prior to his fight Saturday night against Marcos Maidana. Specifically, they want to ask…

    The Associated Press
  • Source: Mayweather-Maidana II does 925,000 pay-per-view buys

    Despite allowing himself to be mired into the domestic violence controversy involving ex-Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice, it doesn't appear it hurt Floyd Mayweather at the box office. A source who has been generally reliable on such numbers confirmed that Mayweather's rematch with Marcos…

  • Five Reasons to Watch a Bunch of Boxing Today (Sept. 20, 2014)

    THERE ARE FIGHTS ON TODAY AND TONIGHT! WE'RE GONNA TALK ABOUT THEM AND YOU SHOULD, TOO! OK, so there's no big, important, marquee fight, no titanic struggle for supremacy, no pay-per-view, no HBO, no Showtime, no ESPN2, no EPIX, no AWE (formerly

    SB Nation
  • Mayweather-Maidana rematch performs well on PPV and live gate

    The rematch between Mayweather and Maidana outperformed most expectations, getting a reported 925,000 PPV buys. Given today's PPV climate, Mayweather-Maidana II does much better than expected with a reported 925,000 PPV buys.

    SB Nation