Roger Mayweather death: Floyd Mayweather’s uncle and former trainer dies aged 58

Roger Mayweather, Floyd’s uncle and legendary boxing trainer, has died aged 58.

Mayweather, a former world champion who retired in 1999 before establishing himself as one of the greatest coaches in the sport’s history, had been suffering from a decline in health for a number of years. 

He trained Mayweather Jr between 2000 and 2012, during which time his nephew became recognised as boxing’s best pound-for-pound fighter.

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