Rules Announced for Mayweather/Nasukawa Exhibition • MMA News


Rules Announced for Mayweather/Nasukawa Exhibition • MMA News

Picture screencapped from Rizin press convention

Rules for the Floyd Mayweather vs. Tenshin Nasukawa exhibition struggle have been launched Thursday by Mayweather’s Swanson Communications public relations group.

The struggle will happen strictly below boxing guidelines for three three-minute rounds with each fighters sporting Eight-oz.Rizin gloves. To depart no room for misunderstanding, that is an exhibition bout, there will probably be no judges current and the end result of the bout won’t seem on both fighter’s win-loss document. The designated weight for the bout is 147 lbs. Nonetheless, the discharge states that this will probably be a “full contact competition.”

”I like competing towards fighters from all walks of life like in my beginner days,” Mayweather mentioned within the launch. “It’s all about leisure. 9 minutes of leisure. It’s going to be wonderful.

”I’m within the leisure enterprise. That’s what I’m going on the market to do. I like to do that. I’m understanding to placed on a present for three rounds.”

”There’s by no means been a Japanese fighter to face Floyd Mayweather within the ring,” Nasukawa mentioned within the launch. “As an athlete, this is something that’s a great honor and a challenging task. I’d like to make a big impression.”

Floyd Mayweather’s final aggressive look was towards Conor McGregor in August of 2017, the place Mayweather earned the 10th spherical TKO. Tenshin Nasukawa final competed in November towards Taiki Naito at RISE 129, incomes a TKO victory in his personal proper.

The exhibition bout will happen eat Rizin 14 on December 31st in Japan’s Saitama Tremendous Enviornment.

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