Floyd mayweather he cried and left an interview, back in 1996, broken after losing the gold medal at the Atlanta Olympics. An unpublished face of a fighter who would build a character of arrogance and unbeatenness.
Sport has surprising things. In the morning, an athlete can lose an amateur fight in an incredible way. At night, be one of the greatest champions in history.
This was the very life of Mayweather. As a fan, he had 84 victories and suffered six defeats. As a professional, he maintained an impeccable 50-0, with 27 knockouts.
Mayweather he suffered his last official defeat at Atlanta 96, which left him unable to hang the gold featherweight medal. His executioner was Serafim Todorov , from Bulgaria.
Unknown, no outstanding features, Todorov managed to make cry Pretty boy. In a fight with a controversial ruling, the Bulgarian won two of the three rounds played.
Mayweather, defeated, breaks down in tears in interview in Atlanta
Faced with the impotence of feeling superior to Serafim Todorov, despite the adverse ruling, Floyd mayweather He tried to stand upright, but couldn’t.
Being just a 19-year-old boy, he tried to take his defeat with manhood, but the anger was stronger. Mayweather left the ring, and agreed to give an interview to Beasley reece.
“I feel like I won the fight,” was the only thing Money she was able to say, before breaking down in tears and leaving the interview.
In 1996, at the Olympics in Atlanta, Floyd Mayweather lost his amateur featherweight fight to Serafiv Todorov of Bulgaria.
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