Floyd Mayweather announced that he would back in the ring again this year. The last year of 2017, Mayweather came in UFC from his retirement for a fight with UFC star Conor McGregor. In that match, Mayweather beat McGregor by TKO in the 10 round to improve to 50-0 with 27 knockouts.
Then he declared “This was my last fight tonight. For sure.” But now he went to play another match with a superstar fighter and raise his record list. Till now, he is unbeaten, and he wants his list to become like a mountain.
Mayweather posts a picture on Instagram on Thursday night with UFC president Dana White sitting courtside together, and he wrote, “@danawhite and I working together again to bring the world another spectacular event in 2020”. An hour later, he posted another post that seemed to clear up the confusion. At this post, he uploads a picture of himself with his hands taped, shirt off, and boxing shorts on and wrote, “Coming out of retirement in 2020,” but still now Mayweather did not announce his opponent.
For this reason, his fans are so confused. So many superstar boxers want to fight with him. Mayweather schedule two fights in 2020 in May and September and one of the contests held on UFC crossover.
Top 4 Fighter who wants a fight against Floyd Mayweather in 2020
Emmanuel Dapidran Pacquiao is a Filipino professional boxer and member of Senator of the Philippines since 2016. Pacquiao is creating many boxing histories as one of the highest professional boxers of all time. Five years ago When Mayweather vs. Pacquiao finally happened in 2015, it was a boring match for all fans. Pacquiao had an injury in the shoulder, and boxing fans of all over the world didn’t solve the question of who the best welterweight fighter. If Mayweather is serious about a rematch with Pacquiao, who is the current WBA super welterweight champion, would be too. Let’s see these two future Hall of Famers frame up one more time.
Conor Anthony McGregor, who is an Irish professional mixed martial artist and boxer, also interested in fighting against Mayweather. He is a former Ultimate Fighting Championship featherweight and lightweight winner. As of January 27, 2020, he’s rank 9 in the UFC men’s pound-for-pound rankings, #3 in the UFC lightweight rankings, and #15 in the UFC welterweight rankings. McGregor is one of the famous superstar fighters in UFC. In August of 2017, McGregor ventured into the ring with Floyd Mayweather, but it easily could’ve ended earlier than the 10th rounds in Mayweather’s 50th consecutive victory, before he retired. After two years, Mayweather may fight against Conor Mcgregor this year. Conor is also interested in Mayweather. When Mayweather took to Instagram, McGregor and White said flatly, “Floyd is in our plans, and we’re in Floyd’s plans this year. We’ll wind up doing something.”
Khabib Abdulmanapovich Nurmagomedov is a Muslim Russian professional mixed martial artist. He is more than one-time Combat Sambo World Champion and UFC Lightweight Champion with the record of 28 wins and no losses, and he holds the record of longest active undefeated streak in MMA. He is another famous fighter in UFC who was beaten Mcgregor on October 6, 2018, at UFC 229. He defeated McGregor by submission via rear-naked choke 3:04, fourth round. Now Khabib wants to fight with Mayweather for the lightweight championship. According to the manager of UFC Lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov Mr. Ali Abdelaziz, his fighter has been offered $100 million to face Floyd Mayweather Jr. in a boxing match. Till now, it will not be confirmed.
Japanese kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa want to fight with Mayweather, who was archive 100% kickboxing winning record. Current Rizin Kickboxing featherweight category Tenshin holds the world champion title. He is also a former Rizin bantamweight champion and the 2017 Rizin kickboxing flyweight tournament trophy holder. He is another guy who wants to fight with Mayweather this year.
However, it’s clear, Mayweather will back, but a million dollars’ question is, “who will the opponent fighter”? Boxing fans of all over the world are waiting to solve this questing and want to watch the fight in 2020. According to many reports it’s held in this year twice time. Let’s see what happened.