Floyd Mayweather earned so much money from his exhibition bout with Logan Paul he could purchase Jeff Bezos’ private jet.
Mayweather led a lucrative career, and he earned himself the nickname ‘money’ thanks to the massive purses he would take home from bouts.
And his exhibition bout with the YouTuber over the summer was no different with his purse over a reported $100million (£74million).
Mayweather claimed: “I’m the only person you know that could do a fake fight and get 100 M’s.
“I could do legalised sparring and get 100 M’s. Am I the best bank robber? Because I don’t know nobody in sports that’s my age and can still stack ’em up like that.”
Meanwhile he Amazon billionaire owns a $65million (£48million) private jet, that he was recently spotted relaxing on with his girlfriend Lauren Sanchez.
Bezos purchased a Gulf Stream G6050ER in 2015 for $65million, as well as a hanger, believed to be around $5.5million, and the annual cost of running the jet, which can range between $500,000 and £1million.
This means the private jet could have cost Bezos $76million (£56million) since its purchase.
But Mayweather could easily purchase a similar item with his purse.
The model is the fastest certified civilian aircraft at a speed of 568.5mph, reports BusinessInsider.
And to prove it, it did a record-setting flight circling the globe that took 41 hours and 7 minutes.
Bezos’ private jet has been modified so that business comes first, and the jet has high-speed internet connection with conference rooms.
This model is also famous for its concealed TV that pops out from the middle of the cabin when required.
There are also storage compartments next to the TV designed to hold vintage wine and exotic liquors.
The seats are made so that every seat can recline into a luxurious bed.
Mayweather and Paul went the distance in their exhibition bout.
The 44-year-old has a perfect 50-0 record with 27 wins via knockout.
However, he hasn’t had a professional bout since 2017, when UFC star Conor McGregor stepped into the ring for an unprecedented cross-sport bout.
Mayweather has since continued to fight in exhibition bouts against the likes of Paul and undefeated kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa
After the Logan fight, Mayweather said: “I was surprised by him tonight Good little work. Good guy.
He added: “They say ‘It’s not all about the money’ but the thing is… your kids can’t eat legacy.
“Patches on my trunks are worth $30 million alone, so who is the smartest man in boxing really?
“If you guys don’t want to see me fight exhibitions then don’t come, don’t watch! When it comes to… legalised bank robbing… I’m the best.
“I don’t care if y’all write good stories, if y’all write bad stories, at the end of the day, I will always have the last laugh.”
He continued: “Damn, I’m writing this story about Floyd. Look at the house I go to and look at the house he go to.
“When I see there’s a chance for me to do a heist, a quick heist, at the end of the day, I’m the smart one.
“They say ‘Oh Floyd don’t look good like he used to look’… my bank account looking better and better each and every day.”