Floyd Mayweather probably got more of a fight than he was expecting on Monday night in Japan, but "Money" finished things off with a flurry against Tenshin Nasukawa at RIZIN 14.
Set at a weight limit of 147 pounds, there were no judges in attendance and it did not count toward the professional record of either fighter.
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As Mayweather pummeled poor Nasukawa, the broadcasters sounded like the fight was something for the ages, gushing over how awesome Mayweather looked beating up a tiny opponent.
There are also unconfirmed rumours Mayweather could take on reigning UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov, who said last month any match-up would be "twice as interesting" as the McGregor fight. "But, you know, I did this just to entertain the fans in Japan". That said, nobody should blame Mayweather for getting paid for essentially doing nothing.
Mayweather said in the build-up he expected to pocket $US9 million ($A13 million) from the fight, which headlined an event organised by Rizin Fighting Federation, a Japanese mixed martial arts organisation.
Former world champion and Olympic gold medallist Andre Ward was more sympathetic, saying: "Mayweather was following in the footsteps of other legendary fighters who used exhibitions to stay in shape and keep n contact with fans". "This don't go on my record".
The two took part in an exhibition fight that was clouded in uncertainty as to whether or not it was ever going to really happen. I am still retired.
Mayweather added: 'We had fun, first I want to thank God for this unbelievable turnout, this event, my team. He is a great champion and a great fighter. Well, when he's picked up a million dollars a minute, who can blame him?
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But Friday, CenturyLink customers in Washington state and MA noted that the outages led to sporadic outages for 911 calls. A 911 outage also occurred in 2014 and lasted for about seven hours, according to previous Seattle Times reporting.
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