Boxer Floyd Mayweather is releasing NFTs later this month

Quick Take

  • Boxer Floyd Mayweather is releasing NFTs on May 26.
  • The NFTs will feature a limited-edition digital collection involving Mayweather’s life and career, including memorabilia.

Boxer Floyd Mayweather is releasing non-fungible tokens (NFTs) later this month.

Mayweather has partnered with three NFT firms — IronBend, Reality Gaming Group, and Zytara Labs — for the initiative. The NFTs will drop on May 26, ahead of Mayweather's fight with YouTuber-turned-boxer Logan Paul on June 6.

NFTs are blockchain tokens tied to unique digital things. They have soared in popularity in recent months. From Paris Hilton to Lindsay Lohan to Jack Dorsey, several celebrities and personalities have issued NFTs.

Mayweather's NFTs will feature a limited-edition digital collection involving his life and career, including animations, artwork, and memorabilia from his personal keepsakes. "There will be a digital collection of 5 NFT pieces, including a rare 1 of 1," Al Burgio, founder and CEO