A number of weight-class champion Adrien Broner has as soon as once more referred to as out his former mentor and “large brother” Floyd Mayweather for an exhibition bout.
Throughout his latest look on Cigar Speak, ‘The Drawback’ stated that the pair may arrange an in-ring duel and earn a pay day which may arrange both get together, notably Broner, for a very long time.
“We solely must do ten rounds and we each gonna get 100 plus million for it and we ain’t by no means received to field once more.”
This isn’t the primary event that Adrien Broner has referred to as out Mayweather for a struggle. Mayweather has persistently shrugged off any makes an attempt made by Broner to guide any struggle with him.
‘The Drawback’, nevertheless, stays optimistic about drawing his former mentor into the ring. The lively tremendous light-weight thinks that the struggle wouldn’t solely be a cash making alternative for him, but in addition a studying alternative as properly.
“Why didn’t it occur? It’s really easy. It is a lay up struggle. That is essentially the most cash you ever gonna make in your profession. I don’t care if it’s an actual struggle or an exhibition. We are able to do an exhibition, 10 rounds, and the entire world is gonna watch it.”
Take heed to Adrien Broner’s full interview on Cigar Speak:
What’s subsequent for Adrien Broner?
The connection between the Broner and Mayweather has undoubtedly gone downhill over time. Nonetheless, as of late Broner has gone on file asking his former mentor for assist.
“On the finish of the day, I don’t know what’s his emotions. I advised him this earlier than. ‘I simply wish to spar you bro!’ Let’s say we get in there and also you kick my a**. I’m gonna study from that.”
Adrien Broner is ready to tackle Omar Figueroa Jr. on August 20. The bout will likely be his first a layoff that lasted over a yr.
He has gone 2-2-1 in his final 5 fights. Essentially the most prolific bout of his profession — a match towards Manny Pacquiao — noticed him defeated through a unanimous resolution.
Regardless of exhibiting large promise through the first 28 bouts of Broner’s profession, issues shortly went south for him. On high of a number of different points, he has skilled notable authorized points, leading to his profession being negatively impacted by his habits exterior of the ring. In October 2021, he was jailed for a parole violation after failing to enroll in an alcohol remedy program.
Given the troubles that he has skilled, a struggle towards Mayweather could be a welcome alternative for Broner.