FLOYD MAYWEATHER returns to the ring this weekend in another money-grabbing match against Japanese MMA fighter Mikuru Asakura.
The 50-0 retired boxer has not been in the ring since a clash with sparring partner Don Moore in May.
Mayweather also fought Logan Paul in a fight that made him millions of dollars last summer.
His fight against Asakura will be his first fight against an MMA fighter since defeating Tenshin Nasukawa in 2018.
Mayweather is also said to be in negotiations with KSI’s brother Deji for another show later this year.
But first he must overcome 28-year-old Rizin star Asakura.
When will Mayweather play Asakura?
- Mayweather’s duel against Asakura will take place on Sunday September 25th.
- The fight will take place at Super Saitama Arena in Saitama, Japan.
- The arena is set to welcome 37,000 fans for the mega event.
- The ring walks begin at 4am UK time on Sunday 25 September.
What channel is this and can it be streamed live?
- Mayweather vs Asakura will be shown live on Fite TV PPV in the UK.
- You can stream the action live via the Fite TV app, which you can download to your phone or tablet.
- It costs £19.99 to watch the UK event.
Mayweather vs. Asakura full map
Mayweather has once again teamed up with Japanese MMA promotion RIZIN for his next exhibition fight.
Super RIZIN card
- Floyd Mayweather vs. Mikuru Asakura – boxing match
- Nadaka Yoshinari vs. Bandasak So Trakunpet – Kickboxing Match
- Kyoji Horiguchi vs. Yuto Hokamura
- Hiromasa Ogikubo vs. Soo Chul Kim
- Kyohei Hagiwara versus Chihiro Suzuki
- Juri Ohara vs Luiz Gustavo
- Shoma Shibisai vs. Cally Gibrainn de Oliveira
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what was said
May weather said: “My legacy is already set in stone.
“But it’s still great just to travel the world and entertain people from all walks of life.
“I’m pretty sure he’s going to come out and do his best like any other guy but I’ve seen every style so my job is to just go out there, be me, have fun and do what I do do best.
“September we will have fun and entertain people. I’m Floyd Mayweather to him. He’s just another opponent for me.”
Asakura said: “I am an MMA fighter but I will take this opportunity and use it to increase my name and value internationally. I will win this fight.”
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