Receiving a watch as a gift for retirement is fairly traditional for most people but Floyd “Money” Mayweather is taking it to his usual excessively luxurious standards. The retired boxer, while on holiday in Dubai, has just picked up a watch as a gift for himself. According to TMZ, The diamond encrusted Hublot, is reportedly worth $1.1 Million and has been made custom for the former welterweight champ.
Mayweather, 38, hung up his gloves in September following his 49th career win over Andre Berto in Las Vegas. On May 2nd this year he was involved in the most lucrative fight in boxing history against Manny Pacquiao, in which Mayweather earned $4,994,681 per minute of action.
Since then the greatest pound-for-pound light super welterweight was been seen jet setting around the globe in Monaco, New York and Southern France with new girlfriend Jamie Lynn. The 24-strong “Money Team” entourage stayed at the Armani Hotel inside the world’s tallest building and even hit the slopes in one of the world only indoor ski slopes while the UAE.
When not buying the most outrageously baller watch in history, Mayweather has purchased 150 housing units for the nation’s impoverished and has plans to build 300 additional housing units throughout this year.