Floyd Mayweather’s new expensive watch and what else you could buy with same money

Floyd Mayweather’s new expensive watch and what else you could buy with same money

We posted a video the other day where TMZ Sports caught up with Floyd Mayweather and told him about Dana White’s offer to pay him $25 Million to fight Conor McGregor. Mayweather scoffed at the offer and was more interested in showing of his newly bought, $280,000 watch.

Floyd Mayweather has a $280k watch. Here's a list of what else you could buy with that money.
Floyd’s actual watch on his wrist.

For that amount of money, I hope that watch does his taxes and can cure cancer. It is the Hublot Masterpiece MP-05 “LaFerrari” and it retails between $280k-$290k. At that high of a price; Does $10,000 REALLY matter?

When discussing who would write this article, the staff at MikeSwick.com came up with a slew of other things about how they would spend that money. We discussed what was of equal to lesser value, that we would buy. I think these are all fabulous alternate purchases that Floyd may want to consider.

Floyd Mayweather has a $280k watch. Here's a list of what else you could buy with that money.The Feline One motorcycle.

An 801cc, 3-cylinder, 170 horsepower bespoke street fighter that uses exotic materials and a very strange looking twin-shock anti-dive front end suspension setup. Yeah, but can you wear it on your wrist to fights?

 

5 Pet Giraffes.Floyd Mayweather has a $280k watch. Here's a list of what else you could buy with that money.

Because when someone says, “$280,000” I immediately think of my own giraffe preserve. Not paying off my mortgage or my child’s college fund, but a stable of African wildlife with no real skills and a bizarre center of gravity.

5,600 Pairs of MMA Gloves

This seems like the most practical of the bunch. Maybe if you opened up a gym and were in it for the long haul, 5,600 gloves could be a good investment. You also have the resale factor. Unlike 5 giraffes, you could go on CraigsList and unload some of your MMA gloves. At least 4,000 would be picked up by dude-bros that want to tell everyone that they train UFC.

 

4 Lane, Custom Home Bowling AlleyFloyd Mayweather has a $280k watch. Here's a list of what else you could buy with that money.

As if professional bowlers weren’t in bad enough shape… Now they wouldn’t even have to drive to the lanes to not get exercise. You could just roll out of bed and bowl naked if you wanted. I know that is my personal dream. To top off this bowling alley, I’m sure the builders could put in a nacho cheese fountain. Just to ensure you get Diabetes, with your non-exercising stay at home bowling pathetic self. I have to get one of these.

 

A Monster TruckFloyd Mayweather has a $280k watch. Here's a list of what else you could buy with that money.

I’m pretty sure that owning a monster truck is like owning a racehorse. As the owner, you put all of your money into it and someone else drives it. That’s like marrying a girl and telling someone else to show her a good time, because you like to watch. Immediately when a monster truck was suggested I thought, “Grave Digger”.¬† All men have the same fantasy when sitting in traffic. We hit a button and become a monster truck, then run over all the cars. That, or maybe it’s only me and I need to see a therapist to work out my issues.

Life-Size Carbon Freezing Set

Floyd Mayweather has a $280k watch. Here's a list of what else you could buy with that money.

Only real men will understand the importance of having this. It’s not every day that Han Solo gets frozen in carbonite as Princess Leia, Darth Vader, Boba Fett, Lando Calrissian, R2-D2, C3PO, Chewbacca, and a group of others look on. The life-size figures are between $10,000-$15,000 apiece from Sideshow Collectibles. I figure you’ll have about $130,000 left to build an exact replica of the chamber and become the most wicked-cool person on Earth.

A Date With Margot RobbieFloyd Mayweather has a $280k watch. Here's a list of what else you could buy with that money.

$250,000 to go out with me and $30,000 to not tell my wife. Or $250,000 to not tell my wife and $30,000 to go out with me. Either way, the money is $280,000 and I go out with Margot Robbie.