Floyd Mayweather is one of the richest and most successful boxers of all time. Mayweather also participated in a crossover fight against Connor McGregor. Twenty seven of the 50 fights ended in KO. The iconic boxer is currently dealing with a tragedy at home.

According to TMZ Sports, a relative of Floyd Mayweather’s girlfriend, Jamie Lynn, was found dead earlier this week. Jarrett Johnson, who was 24, committed suicide at a Las Vegas condo owned by the boxing legend.

“We’re told 24-year-old Jarrett Johnson was discovered by a friend who showed up to the condominium on August 22 around 4:30 PM. The friend called 911 … but when police responded, Johnson was deceased. Sources say Jarrett died by hanging.”

Johnson was said to be an exceptional football player. He was an all-conference quarterback in high school and the Southeast Missouri All-Region Athlete of the Year. He played multiple positions at Lindenwood University in St. Charles, Missouri as well.

Mayweather is distraught over the loss because he shared a close bond with Jarrett. Tributes are pouring in on social media for Johnson. Thirsty will keep you updated on the situation.

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Manik Aftab

Manik Aftab is a news writer at Ringside News. He has been an avid fan of professional wrestling since 2000. His earliest memories of pro wrestling involved The Rock taking on The McMahon-Helmsley faction in 2000. Outside of his writing responsibilities, Manik is a fan of fiction, thrillers, comics, manga and anime. He’s an occasional journalist and likes to spend his free time watching movies and reading stuff about politics, science, medicine, etc. Manik also enjoys jogs in the park and workouts in the gym.  Manik is also a big of rock bands including Linkin Park, Breaking Benjamin, Metallica, Drowning Pool, Breaking Point, and Skillet. His current favorite wrestler is Kazuchika Okada and his favorite wrestler of all time is The Rock.

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