VIDEO: The soft side of a young Floyd Mayweather revealed

Milan Ordoñez on Apr 18, 2015 02:31 PM
VIDEO: The soft side of a young Floyd Mayweather revealed

MANILA - Since his rivalry against Manny Pacquiao began brewing in 2010, Floyd Mayweather has been painted in a negative light.

Brash, cocky, arrogant are the usual words used to describe the man who holds the title as today's pound-for-pound boxing king. But prior to his shift to the "Money Mayweather" persona, and even before he was "Pretty Boy", Floyd Jr. was simply an aspiring young boxer who relied on his father/trainer for guidance and dreamed to reach the sport's summit.

In this first episode of Showtime Sports' "Inside Mayweather vs. Pacquiao", the world will get to see another side of Floyd Mayweather Jr., a side of his personality that according to him, needed to fade away because "it was a smart business move by a young kid from Grand Rapids, Michigan."

Watch the full clip here: 

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