He's now 41 years old.
When Mayweather, who boasts an unblemished 50-0 record, fought Irishman McGregor in his last fight back in August 2017, he made an exception of fighting with lighter gloves.
Floyd Mayweather is set to have a kicking finish to 2018 as it's been confirmed he'll be taking on the Japanese kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa. It's not out of the realm of possibility that the bout is fought under kickboxing rules.
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Rizin FF announced Sunday night that Floyd Mayweather will return to the ring on New Year's Eve to fight undefeated kickboxing sensation Tenshin Nasukawa.
"I want to continue coming over here and bringing other fighters so my company can continue to grow and RIZIN can continue to grow".
Regarding the rules and weight, Rizin chairman Nobuyuki Sakakibara said "we still have some more work ahead of us". "And if it takes working with a great guy like this, there's no problem".
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Mayweather said: "As far as the weight class, we're not really anxious about that".
The shock announcement was made during a Rizin 14 press conference.
Mayweather, the highest earning boxer in history, can expect to bring in more than $100 million for the contest, which is nearly certain to be pay per view.
In boxing, Mayweather, who has won world titles in five weigh classes from 130 pounds to 154 pounds, has been primarily a 147-pound welterweight for many years, though his fight with McGregor was a 154-pound bout. "I'm so happy that Mr. Nasukawa accepted this offer in a flash". "It is going to be good, very, very good and I can't wait".
'I can wrestle, I can wrestle a little bit. My punch can change history.
"Nobody has defeated my opponent in the past and I'd like to be the man to make history". "Boxing rules I wouldn't mind". I'll speak with my team and get with Rizin to come up with a great idea.
"I have fought in the United States for all 50 of my fights".
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