Floyd Mayweather’s Uncle Roger Mayweather Passes Away At 58

Roger Mayweather training Floyd Mayweather JR in the boxing ring
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Roger Mayweather, a popular trainer, and Floyd Mayweather’s uncle has reportedly passed away at the age of 58 according to TMZ.

Not only a trainer, Roger had once held the WBA and lineal super featherweight titles in the past, along with the WBC light welterweight title.

He became a viral sensation as he trained Floyd during his famous fight against Zab Judah in April of 2006 where he defended his nephew and entered the ring between rounds after a low blow by Judah resulting in both fighters trainers going after each other.

Roger Mayweather’s health had been failing in recent months.

Floyd Mayweather is also mourning the recent passing of his ex-girlfriend, and mother of his children Josie Harris.

He recently posted several Instagram posts in Memorium.