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Mayweather takes swipe at Muhammad Ali as he rates himself the greatest boxer

Muhammad Ali and Floyd Mayweather

Floyd Mayweather has described himself as the greatest boxer while taking a swipe at Muhammad Ali.

Mayweather retired in 2017 with a record of 50 wins and no loss.

His last fight was against UFC Mixed Martial Arts fighter, Conor McGregor.

He told ESPN: ‘He’s beat more world champions than any other fighter in a shorter time and less fights than any other fighter.

‘Landed punches at the highest percentage and took less punishment. He’s been world champion 18 years in five different weight divisions.’

Speaking of Ali, he said: ‘Ali, only one weight class and really lost to Ken Norton three times. What he did is he stood for a cause in an era when African-Americans didn’t stand up for their people.

‘What are we judging fighters on? Because if we’re judging fighters on standing for a cause, then it’s Ali hands down. But if we’re talking about taking the least punishment and breaking records, it’s Floyd Mayweather.

‘Muhammad Ali paved the way for me to be where I’m at today, he’s a legend. But when we talk about record-breaking, we’ve got to talk about Ali losing his world title to a fighter with only seven fights.

‘I have to take my hat off to Ali, but I didn’t give this sport 40 years to say that there’s another fighter better than me. What I’m here to teach fighters is this: the name of the game is to hit and not get hit. It’s not about taking punishment.

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Davido’s PLM, Israel comes for lady who accused him of sexual assault


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The lady made the claim after Israel advised ladies on how to avoid being raped.

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The identity of the lady has now been revealed as Odunayo Riohunke Obadare who can be seen in the video below apologizing for her claim.

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BBNaija: Khafi reacts after ‘pepper dem’ housemates removed her from their Whatsapp group chat

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In her words;

"Lol I've just seen that I've been removed from the WhatsApp group. Thanks for saving me the trouble guys"

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Almajiri children are victims of Northern Muslim elites – Bishop Kukah

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The clergyman charged them to take responsibility for the Almajiri children whom he says they've failed to create a future for.

In a statement issued, Bishop Kukah also accused the northern Muslim elites of perpetrating a dominance and persecution of Christians.

The statement reads: “The Almajiri has become a scapegoat for the multiple sins of the Nigerian state in general and the Muslim Umma in particular. As usual, as of now, the northern elite will do what they do best: hide in the sands of self-deception, knowing that this will blow over and soon, no one will remember again.

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