Who is Tenshin Nasukawa? All you need to know about Floyd Mayweather’s opponent on New Year’s Eve


Who is Tenshin Nasukawa? All you need to know about Floyd Mayweather’s opponent on New Year’s Eve

Floyd Mayweather is coming out of retirement to fight Japanese kickboxing sensation Tenshin Nasukawa on December 31 in Japan.

The 50-0 American superstar will take on the local boy, headlining a show promoted by Japanese company RIZIN Fighting Federation.

Floyd Mayweather and Tenshin Nasukawa faced off at a press conference

The bout will take place under boxing rules, and be available to watch for international viewers via FITE TV pay-per-view.

It will take place at a weight limit of 147lbs, but features no judges and won’t count as an official result.