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Will Pummel for Money: the Business of Floyd Mayweather
The world's consistently highest paid athletes have always been American boxers, though it does not follow that boxers as a subset are the highest paid athletes. In 2013, one of the fortunate few on the sunny side of the fight game’s shrinking middle...