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Mayweather Sr. Continues To Rip Ellerbe: He's Nothing

By Edward Chaykovsky

Floyd Mayweather Sr., father and trainer of WBC/WBA 147 and 154 champion Floyd Mayweather Jr., fully supports his son's recent criticisms of Mayweather Promotions CEO Leonard Ellerbe.

Floyd Jr. was unhappy with some of the happenings and details of his September pay-per-view rematch with Marcos Maidana at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Mayweather Promotions had the lead promotional role of the Showtime card.

"What he did with Leonard, I’ve been waiting for that to come for years. I’ve been waiting for that for years because Leonard, he’s nothing for real, I already knew that about him. There ain’t too much I can say about Leonard, but hey, he’s ain’t the man, I think Floyd did the best thing right there," Mayweather Sr. told On The Ropes Boxing Radio

While he was happy to see his son criticize Ellerbe, he wasn't that happy to see longtime cutman Rafael Garcia walk away from the team by announcing his retirement. Garcia was reportedly unhappy with Mayweather's decision to use the cutman services of Bob Ware, who also wrapped Mayweather's hands on the night of the Maidana rematch. 

"No, no. I really didn’t want to see Rafael go, being this close and as old as he is. I’m just saying that it’s Floyds show and Floyd’s got to do it the way he wants to do it, but that doesn’t mean that everybody has to agree with it but it’s his thing. He can do what he wants to do with it," Mayweather Sr. said.

"I thought that Rafael has been there so long, I thought he was gonna at least do it out. I don’t know what it was about, not quite, but they were saying it was something about the guy named Bob that did the hand wraps for him and Floyd liked him."

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by junior gong on 10-09-2014

[QUOTE=Pan-Africanist;15008443]You need some new material. I'm sure you can come up with something better than your usual dick jokes.[/QUOTE] New material? With the daily deluge of brainfarts and toe curling fanboyism/racism that comes from you and the rest of team…

Comment by puga on 10-09-2014

[QUOTE=thiefery;15008356]Surprised that he didn't call him gay like he has before.[/QUOTE] ..he called him a "homosection"....:lol1: someone post the video, sh1t was funny....

Comment by Det. Conan on 10-09-2014

[QUOTE=mrjoeblive;15010751]How is that disrespectful? ??????? 1st and foremost this is a business like when pac fired ariza, the man who gave him tremendous power. He hasn't been the same without ariza. And garcia didn't save his hands. He sees a…

Comment by mrjoeblive on 10-09-2014

[QUOTE=ABOSWORTH;15008765]Wow, what an as[COLOR="Black"]sh[/COLOR]ole you are.[/QUOTE] And yet these dudes come here and spew such vile hateful speech then have the unmitigated gall to call someone else a horrible person. I guess in their book it's ok if you don't…

Comment by mrjoeblive on 10-09-2014

[QUOTE=DSGteamko;15008362]So floyd disrespect a man that had been with him all his carrer and save his hands , for what? A new yes man?[/QUOTE] How is that disrespectful? ??????? 1st and foremost this is a business like when pac fired…

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