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Mayweather: I Really Don’t Know the Gameplan Right Now

By Ryan Maquiñana

Boxing’s pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather is now in the second half of his thirties, but he feels he has made the necessary adjustments to keep his crown on Saturday at the Las Vegas MGM Grand.

“It’s just starting camp a lot earlier now,” the 36-year-old Mayweather (43-0, 26 KOs) told Showtime’s Steve Farhood heading into his welterweight title defense against Robert Guerrero (31-1-1, 18 KOs).  “I make sure everything is in place like it should be.”

Mayweather, whose father Floyd Sr. will be lead trainer in his corner for the first time in 13 years, expressed to the media that this was his best camp ever—even if the actual blueprint for success this weekend has not yet been revealed to him.

“[I’m going to] go out and execute the gameplan,” he said.  “I really don’t know what the gameplan is at this particular time, but [I’m going to] go out there, be sharp, and be very smart.”

Ryan Maquiñana was the boxing producer for NBCOlympics.com during London 2012 and writes a weekly column for CSNBayArea.com.  He is a full member of the Boxing Writers Association of America and the Ratings Panel for Ring Magazine. E-mail him at [email protected] , check out his blog at Norcalboxing.net, or follow him on Twitter: @RMaq28.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by isidius on 05-05-2013

[QUOTE=ΣL CHAPO;13316631]you game plan is to get beat down you dumb motherfu[I]c[/I]ker[/QUOTE] Where you at bro? :boxing:

Comment by JrRod on 05-02-2013

[QUOTE=mathed;13318788]I don't think Calzaghe watched too much tape...he figured it out on the fly. He was the most adaptive fighter I've ever seen........better than Mayweather. He would change his movement, distance, types of punches thrown, they way and distance he…

Comment by ADP02 on 05-02-2013

[QUOTE=New England;13317292]:rofl: "just keep touchin that motherf#cker" *[I]ellerbe rubs chest.[/I]*[/QUOTE] "Keep pot shotting him ....."

Comment by lilducer22 on 05-02-2013

I think guerrero will come in rushing, he knows he cant outbox mayweather so theres no point in trying to do so. a good jab and putting high pressure will trouble Floyd

Comment by mathed on 05-02-2013

[QUOTE=jrrod02;13318507]Floyd Mayweather is always dismissive of his opponents. Always claims he doesn't watch tape and doesn't come to the fight with a game plan. Funny thing is people actually believe this. Floyd is one of the smartest boxers in the…

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