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Ortiz talks rematch after weird loss

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 18 (UPI) -- Victor Ortiz's handlers say they want a rematch after his controversial loss to Floyd Mayweather Jr. in Saturday's WBC welterweight title fight in Las Vegas.
Boxer Floyd Mayweather sued over shooting

Boxer Floyd Mayweather sued over shooting

LAS VEGAS, Aug. 18 (UPI) -- World champion welterweight boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. faces a lawsuit over a 2009 shooting at a Las Vegas roller skating rink.
Mayweather, bodyguards in assault suit

Mayweather, bodyguards in assault suit

LAS VEGAS, June 28 (UPI) -- A Nevada man has filed a lawsuit against boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. and his bodyguard entourage, alleging assault in an incident at the Palms hotel-casino.
Settlement in Pacquiao defamation suit

Settlement in Pacquiao defamation suit

LAS VEGAS, June 1 (UPI) -- Boxer Manny Pacquiao has settled a defamation lawsuit against two promoters over public comments suggesting he used performance-enhancing drugs.
Floyd Mayweather charged with threats

Floyd Mayweather charged with threats

LAS VEGAS, May 6 (UPI) -- Las Vegas prosecutors have charged boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. with threatening two security guards at his gated community last fall.
Mayweather trial postponed, hearing set

Mayweather trial postponed, hearing set

LAS VEGAS, April 26 (UPI) -- Boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s Las Vegas trial on battery charges from an alleged incident with a security guard was postponed Tuesday.
Mayweather arrested on battery charges

Mayweather arrested on battery charges

LAS VEGAS, Dec. 17 (UPI) -- Las Vegas police say boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. was arrested on a battery charge resulting from an altercation over a parking citation at a Strip casino.

Jealousy cited in Mayweather incident

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 13 (UPI) -- Jealousy sparked a violent confrontation between boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. and the mother of his son, a police report released Monday alleged.

Mayweather associate pleads innocent

LAS VEGAS, May 5 (UPI) -- A man described as a body guard for champion boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. has pleaded not guilty in a shooting incident in Las Vegas.
Pacquiao-Mayweather fight off again

Pacquiao-Mayweather fight off again

SARANGANI, Philippines, Jan. 7 (UPI) -- The potential welterweight title fight between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather has been canceled after the sides could not agree on drug testing.
Pacquiao sues Mayweather for defamation

Pacquiao sues Mayweather for defamation

SARANGANI, Philippines, Dec. 30 (UPI) -- Welterweight boxing champion Manny Pacquiao Wednesday filed a federal court defamation lawsuit in Las Vegas against challenger Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Manny Pacquiao to sue Floyd Mayweather

Manny Pacquiao to sue Floyd Mayweather

SARANGANI, Philippines, Dec. 26 (UPI) -- Welterweight boxing champion Manny Pacquiao says he will file libel, slander and defamation suits against challenger Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Report: Arum -- Pacquiao-Mayweather off

Report: Arum -- Pacquiao-Mayweather off

LONDON, Dec. 24 (UPI) -- Promoter Bob Arum has told BBC Sport the scheduled welterweight title fight between champion Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. is off.
Jermaine backs million-fan MJ portrait

Jermaine backs million-fan MJ portrait

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 24 (UPI) -- A million fans are being invited to take part in the composition of a pointillist portrait of the late U.S. pop icon Michael Jackson, organizers said.
DeGeneres, Bryant booked for 'Lopez' show

DeGeneres, Bryant booked for 'Lopez' show

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 27 (UPI) -- Ellen DeGeneres, Eva Longoria Parker and Kobe Bryant have been booked for the premiere of George Lopez's new U.S. chat show, TBS said Tuesday.

Shooting linked to Mayweather associate

LAS VEGAS, Aug. 25 (UPI) -- An uninjured man claiming to be a target in a shooting in Las Vegas alleges boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. threatened him shortly beforehand.

Mayweather's uncle jailed on battery rap

LAS VEGAS, Aug. 4 (UPI) -- The uncle of champion U.S. boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr., is facing coercion and battery charges, documents indicate.
Mayweather injury postpones Marquez fight

Mayweather injury postpones Marquez fight

LOS ANGELES, June 14 (UPI) -- A rib injury has forced Floyd Mayweather Jr. to postpone his July 18 comeback fight against Juan Manuel Marquez, Golden Boy Promotions announced Sunday.

Teen boxes online with Mayweather

BELVEDERE, England, April 20 (UPI) -- A British teenager playing an online PlayStation 3 boxing game said he was shocked when his opponent turned out to be real-life boxing great Floyd Mayweather.
Mayweather heisted for $7 million

Mayweather heisted for $7 million

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 4 (UPI) -- Boxer Floyd Mayweather is offering a reward for recovery of an estimated $7 million in jewelry taken from his Las Vegas estate.

Mayweather announces retirement

LAS VEGAS, June 6 (UPI) -- Floyd Mayweather Jr., the WBC unbeaten welterweight champion, announced his retirement from boxing Friday.

Mayweather TK0s Hatton in 10th round

LAS VEGAS, Dec. 9 (UPI) -- Floyd Mayweather retained his WBC welterweight title by besting Ricky Hatton with a technical knockout at 1:35 in a 10-round fight in Las Vegas.

'Dancing' star competitors announced

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 29 (UPI) -- A Las Vegas icon, a Spice Girl and an Indy 500 champ are among the celebrity competitors waltzing, two-stepping and cha-cha-ing on "Dancing With The Stars."

HBO chairman booked for assault

LAS VEGAS, May 7 (UPI) -- Home Box Office chief Chris Albrecht faces charges he assaulted his girlfriend in Las Vegas.

Mayweather beats De La Hoya

LAS VEGAS, May 5 (UPI) -- WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. Saturday night beat Oscar De La Hoya in a 12-round split decision in Las Vegas.
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