20 Jan

Floyd Mayweather to train rapper Soulja Boy vs Chris Brown

first_imgFloyd Mayweather Jr. is sharing his boxing expertise with Soulja Boy.The retired boxing champion has agreed to train the “Crank That” rapper for his upcoming bout with Chris Brown, which stemmed from a public scuffle on Instagram.ADVERTISEMENT On Instagram, Soulja Boy boasted his close relationship with Mayweather. “Me and my trainer/big brother,” he captioned his snap. Likewise, Mayweather Promotions began promoting its pay-per-view battle on social media, although details of the exact date and venue were not announced.“It’s going down! Signed my contract I’m leaving the fight with $1,000,000,” the rapper revealed in another post, saying that the three-round celebrity match might take place sometime in March in Las Vegas.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSEnd of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legendSPORTSBreak new groundSPORTSMcGregor blasts Cerrone in 40 seconds in UFC return LATEST STORIES 15-year-old Gauff stuns Venus anew in first round Manny Pacquiao on Floyd Mayweather: Let him enjoy retirement PLAY LIST 00:44Manny Pacquiao on Floyd Mayweather: Let him enjoy retirement01:49Pacquiao to Mayweather: Want fans to stop asking for rematch? Then fight me again01:16Pacquiao takes another swipe at Mayweather over exhibition match KO01:40Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks01:32Taal Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite Tiger Woods adds Dubai to complete busy start to the year MOST READ Super Bowl a tossup at legal sports books Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Rodgers again falls short of another Super Bowl stintcenter_img Marcos monument beside Aquino’s stirs Tarlac town ‘Old school work ethic’ pays off for immaculate Federer Senators think TWG’s move to axe motorcycle taxi pilot run an act of ‘revenge’ Palace: Crisis over ABS-CBN franchise unlikely Motorcycle taxis ‘illegal’ starting next week — LTFRB board member View comments Senators think TWG’s move to axe motorcycle taxi pilot run an act of ‘revenge’ Brown, 27, and Soulja Boy, 26, began dissing each other after the latter was accused of liking and leaving a comment on Brown’s former fling Karrueche Tran’s Instagram photo. Their feud spiked when Soulja Boy posted pictures of him smiling with Brown’s ex-girlfriend Nia Guzman and Brown’s daughter Royalty at Mayweather’s home.Soulja Boy apologized to Brown a few days ago, reasoning that he only wanted to “make music” with the “With You” singer. But after a lengthy social media melee, Brown clinched the deal to settle their differences in the boxing ring. On Thursday Soulja Boy tweeted, “I invited Rihanna & Karrueche to the fight. I know they don’t want this bitch n***a Chris Brown no more. But they can watch me knock him out.”To make matters worse, rapper 50 Cent backed the fight, betting $100,000 (P4.9 million) in favor of Brown. “Tell Soulja I said stop apologizing, get the Draco out build up the hype for the fight,” he dared on Instagram.In response, Brown threw shade at his opponent in an Instagram post on the same day. “I’m not playing! Crossed the line…We [gonna] push this fight up,” he wrote. “I promise you are [to] regret this for the rest of ya life.”  Gianna Francesca CatolicoSports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Nextlast_img

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