Earlier today, undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather announced that he will fight on September 12th at MGM Grand in Las Vegas for what is shaping up to be his final fight.
September 12, 2015 for number 49. Come be part of the history. Book your hotel and flights now https://t.co/am0G6vmqSj
— Floyd Mayweather (@FloydMayweather) August 4, 2015
Now, it has officially been announced that Mayweather will fight Andre Berto on September 12th.
— SHOWTIME SPORTS (@SHOsports) August 4, 2015
After his May 2nd win over Many Pacquiao, Mayweather said that his next fight would be the last of his career.
“My last fight is in September, then it’s time for me to hang it up. You know, I’m almost 40 years old now, I’ve been in the sport 19 years, I’ve been world champion for 18 years, and I’m truly, truly thankful and I’m blessed.”
Berto has a win-loss record of 30-3 in 33 career fights. 22 of them have been knockouts with the other 7 have been decisions. He has only lost once by knockout with the other two being by decision.
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