Before the first of the bout's three three-minute rounds had ended, Nasukawa had been knocked down for a third time, and his corner was throwing in the towel to protect him from further punishment (see it here).
"Money" Mayweather has hinted on social media he was pocketing US$9 million for the fight, meaning he earned around US$4.5 million per minute for the spectacle.
Mayweather, who has won all 50 of his professional fights, insisted he was "still retired" after the exhibition.
Mayweather's declaration might disappoint those who were hoping he'd return to the ring to fight UFC superstar Khabib Nurmagomedov or fellow ageing boxer Manny Pacquiao. I did it just to entertain fans in Japan. "You guys have been incredible, thank you". The two faced off in a three three-minute round exhibition boxing match.
A delay of over two hours did not help ease fears that Mayweather was not going to show.
Just when you think Floyd Mayweather is finally retired, he comes up with a new way to return to the ring.
I want to say "Thank you" to Tenshin - it's all about entertainment.
The opening round starts off with Nasukawa circling towards the left jab of Mayweather, who had a big smile on his face and was slowly walking Nasukawa down. Mayweather landed a good body shot and a left hook and Nasukawa goes to the mat. "I'm still undefeated. This is just entertainment for the people", he added.
Nasukawa lands a straight left on Mayweather after Mayweather misses a straight right.
As for Nasukawa, he remains 28-0 in kickboxing and 4-0 in MMA, seemingly with a bright future ahead of him.
Donald Trump has 5 more days to spin his border wall story into a spaghetti bowl of cultural and racial falsehoods. Some federal workers began to feel the pain of the partial USA government shutdown on Friday.
Workers are not paid in full while on leave, though are customarily compensated with backdated pay once the shutdown is over. State highway workers were sent to the area Monday to erect "no parking" signs along US 70 outside the monument.
How did the justices vote? New Justice Brett Kavanaugh and three other conservative justices sided with the administration. The administration had also complained that the nationwide order preventing the policy from taking effect was too broad.
One of many United players who looked lost under Mourinho , Pogba was at the heart of all that was good about this United display. Only the post then denied Pogba a first ever hat-trick when his low strike from the edge of the box came off the woodwork.
A couple of weeks after announcing her split from Offset , Cardi B returned to Instagram Live with a very Cardi admission. The Quality Control couple was joined by friends prior to a headlining set from Cardi at the Electric Holiday Festival.
Warren for years has been accused of exaggerating her Native American heritage to help get a job as a Harvard law professor. It's worth noting here that Warren is originally from Oklahoma and was a registered Republican until her 40s.
In a special weather statement, Environment Canada said "a significant winter storm is expected Thursday night into Friday night". As of right now, it looks like we'll start off the new year with some of the coldest temperatures of the winter season thus far.
An investigation into CBP actions will be conducted by the agency's Office of Professional Responsibility, the news release said. The 7-year-old Guatemalan girl died on December 8 after reportedly experiencing dehydration and high fever.
The former " Suits " star could be seen placing a protective hand on Kate's back as the pair made their way inside the gates. Last year, she became the first non-married partner to be invited to Christmas lunch at Sandringham with the Queen.
China has been accused of a global hacking campaign, targeting Australian and other western companies to steal their secrets. Of course, the two indicted Chinese nationals live in China, so there isn't much chance that they will be tried in the U.S.
China allows first-ever US rice imports ahead of trade talks
The two sides have been participating in phone meetings and will continue to do so in an "intensive" manner, according to Reuters. Beijing recently announced a third round of tariff cuts, lowering the duties on more than 700 goods starting January first.
Bright light mystifies New Yorkers after transformer fire
The scattered power outage has also interrupted traffic at LaGuardia Airport , with only certain flights allowed to depart. Some began looking for a scientific explanation as to why a power plant failure would produce blue light specifically.
Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth are officially married
On Wednesday, she finally confirmed that they'd tied the knot and uploaded the glorious wedding images we were all waiting for. Cyrus and Hemsworth's private wedding comes after a rocky, on-again , off-again relationship between the Last Song costars.
Stocks opening higher on Wall Street Wednesday
Advancing issues outnumbered declining ones on the NYSE by a 4.84-to-1 ratio; on Nasdaq, a 3.80-to-1 ratio favoured advancers. The Nasdaq was up 4 percent and on track to wipe out Monday's losses. the S&P posted a 2.9 percent pop in afternoon trading.
Donald Trump asks boy, 7, if he still believes in Santa
Santa does not want to rush the important job of delivering presents to children and spreading Christmas joy around the world. There's also a selection of "Santa Cam" videos , which document such things as his initial spotting at the North Pole.
Dems would OK money for border security, no wall
It looks like Christmas will be over and done with before the federal government will have a chance to get fully back to business. Asked whether he's willing to increase the price tag as long as the money is not spent on a wall, Durbin responded: "Absolutely".
Solskjaer smile boosting United already says Young
The 5-1 win at the Cardiff City Stadium was the first time United have scored five in a Premier League match since Sir Alex Ferguson's last game in charge more than five years ago. "I don't think he (Solskjaer) has stopped smiling", Young said.