A few months ago, the retired 50-0 boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. announced that he was in Rizin 1
The fight finally receded, and Mayweather eventually earned some of the easiest money of his life. The initial deal was $ 9 million for nine-minute sparring, according to Mayweather's Instagram Post.
View this post on Instagram. What if I told you that I would be earning $ 9,000,000 for 9 minutes of sparring in Tokyo Japan, would you do the same if you were me? I like to call it 9 minutes. #Tokyo #Japan
But Mayweather beat Nasukawa down three times in the first round, and the 20-year-old kickboxer corner threw in the towel.
– Sheldan Keay (@SheldanKeay) December 31, 2018
In less than a round of simple boxing (139 seconds, to be precise ), Mayweather made $ 9 million. Not a bad payday, if you ask us. He insists that he is still retired and that the game against Nasukawa does not affect any of their unbeaten records.