How Tall Is Floyd Mayweather?


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As of 2014, boxer Floyd "Money" Mayweather, Jr., stands 5 feet 8 inches tall and fights at 147 pounds. The winner of multiple ESPY and Boxing Writers Association of America "Fighter of the Year" Awards, Mayweather is widely considered the greatest boxer of his time.

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Since turning pro in 1996, a combination of power, speed and natural instinct have helped Mayweather to at least eight world championships in 5 weight classes. His 2007 blockbuster bout against Oscar de la Hoya was the most watched pay-per-view event in the sports' history, while his 2013 fight against Canelo Alvarez set a world record for total revenue among pay-per-view events. 'Forbes' and 'Sports Illustrated' have recognized the Las Vegas native as the highest-paid athlete in the world.

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