Leonard Ellerbe: "It's a wonderful thing"
Doghouse Boxing's Home Page On The Ropes Radio - Home Page Dog Pound Message Boards Boxing Interviews Today's Boxing Press Archives by Chee Team Contact & Advertising Info
Leonard Ellerbe: "It's a wonderful thing"
By Johnny Benz, Doghouse Boxing (Sept 5, 2013)

Leonard Ellerbe - Floyd 'Money' Mayweather Jr.
Leonard Ellerbe and Floyd "Money" Mayweather Jr.
Photo © Esther Lin / SHOWTIME
Click here for Official Home Page for
 
This year is yet another year that Floyd "Money" Mayweather Jr. has earned his nickname with guaranteed purses that will total $73.5 million. For his battle against Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez, Mayweather will earn a guaranteed (and record breaking) sum of $41.5 million. (I love boxing, and love the fact that I get to brag to my non-boxing friends that the highest paid athlete bar none is "Money" Mayweather!)

Regarding Mayweather's pay for his fight with Canelo, Leonard Ellerbe (CEO of Mayweather Promotions), quoted on ESPN, stated: "It's a wonderful thing. Floyd has put boxing on his back and crossed over. He took a niche sport and went out there and marketed a persona (Money) in the mainstream world and became the highest-paid athlete in sports."

THE ONE: Mayweather vs. Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez goes down Sept. 14th. in Las Vegas and live on PPV (pay-per-view) on SHOWTIME.

GET THE REAL BITE and Read Kurt Badenhausen's (Forbes.com) full report...

 

WATCH DOG with Johnny Benz on Doghouse Boxing...
More Video Interviews from Today (or very recent):
Who has more Mexican Fans, Saul or JMM? Floyd's answer
Video that will scare the hell out of Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez!
Why HustleBoss? Why Now? Because Floyd exclusives
Floyd Mayweather: "My Hat off to Social Media"
Urbano Antillon speaks on Canelo's possible weight issues
Mosley on what he said to Lucas Matthysse and more...
Saul Alvarez Video Q&A: Canelo sees many advantages
Chepo Reynoso responds to Leonard Ellerbe
Shane Mosley gives his breakdown on Floyd v Alvarez
Oscar De La Hoya says it's not personal: "I've moved on"
Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez says he has Floyd all figured out
Leonard Ellerbe says Canelo & team are insulting w/ Rumors
"Ain't nobody scared of Golovkin" says Curtis Stevens
Mayweather vs. Amir Khan? Roger Mayweather speaks...
Peter Fury on Tyson Fury vs. David Haye, Hughie Fury
Thank you for using the New DoghouseBoxing.com

© Copyright / All Rights reserved: Doghouse Boxing Inc. 1998-2013