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Mayweather: If The Price is Right, Maybe I'll Go For 50

WBC/WBA welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather is excited about his rematch with Marcos Maidana on September 13th at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. The bout will be Mayweather's fourth of a six-fight contract with New York-based Showtime Networks Inc. If he wins all three of the remaining fights it would leave him with 49 wins, one shy of going 50-0.

"If the price is right and I want to go for number 50, then it is possible," he said. "One of my ultimate goals is to fight in New York."

A disagreement arose on the eve of their fight on May 3 when Mayweather objected to the 227-gram gloves that Maidana wanted to use, saying they didn't have enough padding.

"This is not a street fight; this is not an MMA fight," Mayweather said. "My health and my career after boxing is what's important. I could hit this guy without gloves and he could never walk again. We use gloves to protect ourselves."

The man nicknamed "Money" won their first bout on a majority decision, one of the judges scoring it 114-114.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by cuzzlo on 07-19-2014

Get dat Money Floyd, by any means necessary. I don't care if you fight a tomato can, when your a cabbage, or illiterate, or on the corner here people can't relate, brothers out here getting killed 4 less than nothing,…

Comment by NEETzsche on 07-19-2014

mayweather will fight until he can't any more. it's all he knows (plus his gambling habit needs to be funded somehow)

Comment by Fluid04 on 07-19-2014

[QUOTE=Det. Conan;14776306]But there is only [SIZE="6"]1[/SIZE] that never given a chance. I mean real & serious chance. And that is.... the [SIZE="6"][B]PACMAN[/B][/SIZE]:boxing:[/QUOTE] If he wasn't scared of needles or drastically an eye can't heal in 5 months or a ghost…

Comment by Szef on 07-19-2014

This is why I don't respect Mayweather.... "I will break Marciano ATG record only for money, not to cement my legacy" I hope he retires soon and real fighter takes over boxing.

Comment by PAC-BOY on 07-19-2014

[QUOTE=sugarsmosley;14774483]he will fight until he loses, imo[/QUOTE] he has already loss IMO....

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