The WBO stripped pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather of his welterweight world title on Monday for his failure to comply with the organization’s rules.
Floyd Mayweather Jr has been stripped of the WBO welterweight title he won in his victory over Manny Pacquiao after failing to comply with the organisation’s rules.
But no, the WBO is stripping the belt Mayweather took home by outlasting Manny Pacquiao on May 2 because «Money» failed to pay a $200,000 sanctioning fee in order to keep the title from being vacated.
Floyd Mayweather isn’t frugal by any means, but with dozens of world title belts scattered around his home, $200,000 was a bit much even for a boxer nicknamed «Money» to pay for a title belt.
Floyd «Money» Mayweather Jr. was awarded the WBO welterweight title when he defeated Manny «Pac-Man» Pacquiao on May 2, but it was announced Friday that the 38-year-old megastar was stripped of
Floyd Mayweather, 38, was officially stripped of his 147-pound welterweight title today. Mayweather solidified his title, of which he is still undefeated, on May 2 when he defeated Manny Pacquiao.
Undefeated champ Floyd Mayweather Jr. was stripped of his titles after failing to comply with multiple organizational rules.
Jul 07, 2015 · Floyd Mayweather Jr. has been stripped of the welterweight world title he won after beating Filipino Manny Pacquiao this year for failing to comply with …
Mayweather refused to vacate his other titles by a July 3 deadline, and pay the WBO a $200,000 sanctioning fee. So the WBO stripped Mayweather of his welterweight title.