The American himself insisted afterwards that he is still very much retired and hinted that this could be his last outing in a ring.
The fight card featured a host of top martial arts talent from around the world, including Japanese bantamweight superstar Kyoji Horiguchi and hulking female grappling ace from Brazil Gabi Garcia.
Floyd "Money" Mayweather beat Japanese kickboxing phenomenon Tenshin Nasukawa by a technical knockout Monday after just two minutes of a New Year's Eve "exhibition" bout that brought the USA boxing superstar out of retirement for a big pay day.
Floyd Mayweather has knocked down Japanese kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa three times en route to a first-round stoppage in their boxing exhibition at the Saitama Super Arena. I want to thank God for this event, for my team.
One landed on the glove of Mayweather, and that appeared to sting him into action as he returned with a sharp flurry to deck the home favorite with a short left to the body. As you can see, the five-division world champion apparently has no inclinations to return to the ring for a legitimate bout.
Mayweather defeated Nasukawa, 20, with three knockdowns before the end of the first round. It was a challenge that I fought for and I was reckless, and the result was a defeat, but I don't regret it.
"What if I told you I was making $9,000,000 for 9 minutes of sparring in Tokyo Japan would you do the same if you were me?" Tenshin is still undefeated. "Tenshin is still a champion and a great fighter". "I'm still retired. I don't look forward to coming back to boxing".
"We are both still undefeated", Mayweathersaid, per The Mirror's Jake Polden.
The decision aims to establish peace, security and stability throughout Syria and to restore relations with the country. Bashir said Sudan is ready to provide whatever is needed to support the territorial integrity and unity of Syria.
Building the wall was one of Trump's most frequently repeated campaign promises, but Democrats are vehemently opposed to it. Erwin also says Trump's words were particularly stinging since they were issued on Christmas Day.
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British officials blame organized crime gangs for the recent surge in migrants being launched toward England. Twenty three migrants were involved in three separate rescues on the Kent coast overnight and this morning.
The Brazilian's first goal came after some unfortunate defending in the Arsenal box, with the striker prodding into an empty net. During those game weeks, Liverpool have defeated Newcastle 4-0, Wolves 2-0, Bournemouth 4-0 and Brighton 1-0.
A Tribune Publishing spokesperson didn't confirm the ransomware infection, but did say the incident was caused by " malware ". The Los Angeles Times , like the Union-Tribune, used to be owned by Tribune Publishing and still uses some of its systems.
The father and son were not identified, and the agency said it will release more details "as available and appropriate". The boy was found to have a fever and cold and was released with a prescription for an antibiotic and Ibuprofen.
The partial U.S. government shutdown has no end in sight as the White House and Congressional Democrats continue to negotiate. About 44,000 Coast Guard employees are working this week without pay; 6,000, including Nesbitt, have been furloughed .
Alabama, Oklahoma meet in Orange Bowl
Trailing 21-0 at the end of the first quarter was a serious blow. "I always felt like it might be, honestly", Murray said. But Lamb help carry OU back into the game and made it a contest. "The things I saw from him, he was a great quarterback".
Kyle Kuzma takes blame for Lakers’ loss to Kings
Already without LeBron James due to a sprained left groin, the Lakers lost Rondo to a Grade 3 sprain to his right ring finger. James isn't expecting to miss much time based on his tweet shortly after news broke.
Putin: Russia ready to deploy hypersonic weapon
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Inter fan dies following clashes outside San Siro
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Sears closing 80 stores in March, including Fostoria Kmart
Sears chairman Eddie Lampert proposed to buy out the company as a whole through his hedge fund, ESL Investments, for $4.6 billion. Lampert, the company's largest creditor who also served as CEO until its bankruptcy, has until Friday to make his bid official.