The almanac

UPI Almanac for Friday, Feb. 24, 2012.
By United Press International

Boxing trainer Mayweather misses court

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 27 (UPI) -- A Las Vegas judge says he will issue a warrant for boxing trainer Roger Mayweather if he again misses a hearing on charges he assaulted a woman last summer.
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.

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.

Mayweather announces retirement

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

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.

De La Hoya, Mayweather fight Saturday

LAS VEGAS, May 4 (UPI) -- A record revenue figure is likely when Oscar De La Hoya meets Floyd Mayweather Jr. for boxing's WBC junior middleweight title.

Roger Mayweather fined, suspended

LAS VEGAS, April 14 (UPI) -- The Nevada State Athletic Commission has fined Roger Mayweather for his part in a brawl during his nephew's IBF welter-weight title fight last Saturday.

Mayweather retains WBC lightweight title

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Nov. 2 (UPI) -- Floyd Mayweather Jr. dominated South Africa's Phillip N'Dou Saturday night before recording a seventh-round TKO to retain his WBC lightweight championship.

Mayweather records unanimous win

FRESNO, Calif., April 19 (UPI) -- Undefeated WBC lightweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. easily retained his 135-pound title Saturday night as he scored a unanimous decision over Victoriano So
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