MANILA, Philippines – In an exhibition bout designed to have no winner, Floyd Mayweather Jr. still won in a way only he could.
Barely breaking a sweat after playing with YouTuber Logan Paul for eight rounds, Mayweather is reportedly guaranteed to earn at least $ 30 million in the unauthorized fight.
After the event, the outspoken Mayweather called a spade a spade after another easy paycheck.
“When it comes to legalized bank robbery, I’m the best,” Mayweather said at the post-fight press conference.
Despite being retired since 2017, Mayweather remains the richest boxer in the world with a reported net worth of $ 560 million.
Before stepping away from the sport, Mayweather also conceded six-figure fights against Manny Pacquiao and Conor McGregor.
His 2015 clash with Pacquiao is still the highest-grossing fight of all time after grossing $ 600 million in total, while the crossover fight against UFC superstar McGregor is said to have made the former $ 280 million. king pound for pound.
A year after his retirement, Mayweather also featured in a three-round exhibition match against Japanese kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa in Japan where he pocketed $ 9 million.
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