Floyd Mayweather Hints at Fight With Famous YouTuber: Report

Boxing icon Floyd Mayweather Jr. could be returning to action, the former world champion recently hinted.

“Money” is currently in Dubai, and during a press conference, announced that he’ll be conducting business with the United Arab Emirates this year.

“Big business, big business, big business,” Mayweather said. “Money May, along right here with my main man Ken from The Money Team.

“2022 in Dubai, right here,” he continued. “Exhibitions, big business, events in 2022. I’ll see you guys.”

Now, Mayweather didn’t directly state that he’ll be boxing in an exhibition match. But according to a report from DAZN, Mayweather hinted that he could box YouTuber Reshad “Money Kicks” Belhasa, and the potential bout could take place on February 20, 2022, at the Burj Al Arab Jumeirah hotel.

Rashed Belhasa

InstagramRashed “Money Kicks” Belhasa

“I spoke with James McNair [a Mayweather advisor] about Money Kicks,” Mayweather said via the outlet. “We don’t really know, I think since he’s from here it would be great, it’s going to be a very special crowd, not too many people.

“So if you get a chance to come here, you must know that you’re very, very special for this event. But the kid Money Kicks is doing great things and I’m liking what I’ll see.”

Money Kicks is from Dubai and has an amateur boxing record of 2-0. He’s a famous YouTuber from his part of the world, boasting over 3 million subscribers on the platform. Here is a video of his first boxing bout, which took place in July 2021:

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