Mayweather calls this fight a "special bout" and that he's not really anxious about weight class.
Instead he will face the 20-year-old Nasukawa, an undefeated kickboxer at 27-0.
When asked when Rizin FF will finalize the details of the Mayweather vs. Nasukawa fight, Sakakibara could not give an immediate answer.
Mayweather and Nasukawa were introduced at a news conference on Monday in Tokyo by Rizin officials. UFC boss Dana White said last week that a fight between the two would have to be in the UFC, which is something Mayweather would probably never agree to.
"I just want to entertain".
Via MMA fighting he said: "I think my shortest answer to that is the fact that now we are aligned to achieve something together, and that is hitting a new challenge, taking a step forward to whatever wonderful thing that we can create together".
"When I was offered this, I accepted right away without any delay whatsoever", he said through a translator.
"I can wrestle, I can wrestle little bit".
"It's the biggest moment in my life and I want to be the man who changes history".
"I wanted to do something different". I'll speak with my team and get with Rizin to come up with a great idea.
The billions China loaned Sri Lanka to develop the port and airport - a sign of Rajapaksa's pro-China leanings has India anxious . Sirisena summoned Parliament to meet on Nov 5, as against Nov 16 planned earlier, as pressure grows to resolve the turmoil.
It would be fair to say, almost three months into his first season at the Emirates, that Emery has met such expectations. Arsenal began the game on top but it was Liverpool that had the ball in the back of the net on 18 minutes.
Using the new Same Game Multi tool on the Sportsbook, we can back a Chelsea win and under 1.5 first-half goals at odds of [2.14]. Chelsea consider a move for Watford attacker Roberto Pereyra as a replacement for Eden Hazard , according to a report.
There is a buzz that Mukherjee will design the bridal dress for Deepika, who has been dating Ranveer for around six years. These smiling pictures of the lovely lady prove that she is very excited to start this new chapter of her life.
A Saudi national and well-known critic of Saudi rulers, Khashoggi was killed and his body dismembered on 2 October. According to the latest information, the reason why they broke up the body is to make it dissolve more easily.
The Houthis, who drove the government into exile in 2014, control much of north Yemen, including the capital Sanaa. Washington, a close Saudi ally, backs coalition forces by refuelling their jets and selling them weapons.
It's safe to say that Callum Wilson has been one of the best performing English strikers in the Premier League this season. The team performed much better. "The two points we lost in the last minute against Chelsea, we got them back".
Earnings per share came in at $2.91, topping the average estimate of $2.79 among analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research. With a starting price of US$749, it's expected to be a popular holiday gift, luring owners of older iPhones to upgrade.
Puel hails players after emotional Leicester win
Goals from Erik Lamela, Lucas Moura and Harry Kane appeared to put Tottenham in an unassailable position at Wolverhampton. Srivaddhanaprabha bought the club for $57 million in 2010 and it was promoted to the Premier League in 2014.
Juventus must respect Manchester United - Pjanic
Lucas Castro and Joao Pedro will be deployed further forward, looking to provide service to central striker Leonardo Pavoletti. Juventus can now turn their attentions to the Champions League and a meeting with Manchester United on Wednesday.
Rooney Set For England Comeback Apperance At Wembley
Roney's last England appearance came against Scotland and Hampden Park, but after the game he announced his worldwide retirement. Southgate said: "This tribute to Wayne is a unique opportunity that is befitting of our nation's record goalscorer".
HBO Responds To President Trump's Game Of Thrones Tweets
The waivers are only temporary, and the USA will expect countries to keep cutting Iranian imports in the months ahead, it added. Unusually, Pompeo did not name the eight, other than to say the European Union is not among them.
Cormier defeats Lewis to retain heavyweight crown
A shirtless Cormier had starred in a parody video of "All About That Bass", and danced with drumsticks out of a Popeye's box. In between rounds, Cormier's corner instructed him to do the exact same thing and exhausted the Black Beast out.