Mayweather stops Nasukawa in 1st round of NYE exhibition

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Nasukawa was a heavy underdog in the fight, which wasn't even listed by any organization as an official bout.

Mayweather boasted a four-inch height advantage over his opponent and ten pounds in weight advantage and this size difference made the match-up embarrassing inside the ring.

Mayweather, who hadn't fought since beating UFC star Conor McGregor more than a year ago, said he was retired and came to Tokyo to give an opportunity to a younger fighter like Nasukawa.

Thank you very much, Mayweather players who fought.

What did you think of the exhibition fight between Tenshin Nasukawa and Floyd Mayweather?

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"It's all about having fun", Mayweather told reporters after the fight, praising Nasukawa as a "young hungry lion". I'm still 50-0. Tenshin is still undefeated. I want to thank God for this event, for my team. We had fun. Tokyo, you were incredible, but I'm still retired.

Nasukawa was visibly upset after his corner threw in the towel to stop the fight following three knockdowns in the first round, as he was seen crying while his cornermen consoled him. "I'll do that with these fists, with one punch - just watch".

As for Nasukawa, he remains 28-0 in kickboxing and 4-0 in MMA, seemingly with a bright future ahead of him. "Tenshin is still a champion and a great fighter". I want the fans all around the world to support Tenshin. He is a great champion and a great fighter.

The boxing legend revealed Monday he remains retired from the sport and has no intention of making a professional comeback.

The man they call "Money" was paid an obscene £$9 million for what turned out to be less than three minutes' work - not bad, eh?

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