May 2, 2015

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Royal baby: Duchess of Cambridge gives birth to daughter –
The Duchess of Cambridge has given birth to a girl, Kensington Palace has announced. The princess – who is fourth in line to the throne – was “safely delivered” at 08:34 BST, the palace statement said. The Duke of Cambridge, who was present for the birth of the 8lbs 3oz (3.7kg) baby girl, brought his 21-month-old son Prince George to visit his sister at St Mary’s Hospital, west London. The couple and their daughter will leave hospital on Saturday evening. They will travel home to Kensington Palace, where Prince George has now returned. Both Catherine and her daughter are “doing well”, Kensington Palace said. The name of the baby will be announced in due course. [BBC]

Floyd Mayweather beats Manny Pacquiao in Las Vegas –
Floyd Mayweather emerged victorious from the most lucrative fight in history, beating Manny Pacquiao via a wide unanimous decision in Las Vegas. American Mayweather, 38, delivered a defensive masterclass against his Philippine rival, making the necessary adjustments after only a few rounds before disappearing out of sight. Mayweather, who added the WBO welterweight title to the WBC and WBA titles he already owned, was awarded the fight 118-110, 116-112 and 116-112 by the three judges. With his victory, Mayweather also cemented his status as the greatest pound-for-pound boxer of his generation. The five-weight world champion is now undefeated in 48 professional fights, stretching back 19 years. Pacquiao’s pride will no doubt be salved when he next checks his bank account – it is estimated the fight will generate $400m (£265m) in total, with Mayweather and Pacquiao set to split in the region of $230m (£150m). [BBC]
Floyd_Mayweather_JrFloyd Mayweather

Best-selling crime writer Ruth Rendell dies –
The best-selling crime writer Ruth Rendell [pen name Barbara Vine] has died aged 85, her publisher has said. The celebrated British author was best known for her series of novels featuring Chief Inspector Wexford. Her publishers announced that Rendell passed away in London at 8am today. Paying tribute, they said they were “devastated by the loss” of one of their best-loved authors. The Labour peer was admitted to hospital in January in a critical but stable condition after suffering a serious stroke. Her crime novels gained her committed fans for decades and covered a range of issues from racism to domestic violence. [Daily Telegraph]
Ruth-Rendell-in-2007 Ruth Rendell in 2007

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Floyd Mayweather’s professional boxing record

Res.
Record
Opponent Type Rd., Time Date
Win 48–0  Manny Pacquiao UD 12 02/05/2015
Win
47–0
 Marcos Maidana UD 12 13/09/2014
Win
46–0
 Marcos Maidana MD 12 03/05/2014
Win 45–0  Saúl Álvarez MD 12 14/09/2013
Win 44–0  Robert Guerrero UD 12 04/05/2013
Win
43–0
 Miguel Cotto UD 12 05/05/2012
Win
42–0
 Victor Ortiz KO 4 (12), 2:59 17/09/2011
Win 41–0  Shane Mosley UD 12 01/05/2010
Win 40–0  Juan Manuel Márquez UD 12 19/09/2009
Win 39–0  Ricky Hatton TKO 10 (12), 1:35 08/12/2007
Win 38–0  Oscar De La Hoya SD 12 05/05/2007
Win 37–0  Carlos Baldomir UD 12 04/11/2006
Win 36–0  Zab Judah UD 12 08/04/2006
Win
35–0
 Sharmba Mitchell TKO 6 (12), 2:06 19/11/2005
Win 34–0  Arturo Gatti RTD 6 (12), 3:00 25/06/2005
Win 33–0  Henry Bruseles TKO 8 (12), 2:55 22/01/2005
Win 32–0  DeMarcus Corley UD 12 22/05/2004
Win
31–0
 Phillip N’dou TKO 7 (12), 1:08 01/11/2003
Win 30–0  Victoriano Sosa UD 12 19/04/2003
Win 29–0  José Luis Castillo UD 12 07/12/2002
Win 28–0  José Luis Castillo UD 12 20/04/2002
Win
27–0
 Jesús Chávez RTD 9 (12), 3:00 10/11/2001
Win 26–0  Carlos Hernández UD 12 26/05/2001
Win 25–0  Diego Corrales TKO 10 (12), 2:19 20/01/2001
Win 24–0  Emanuel Augustus TKO 9 (10), 1:06 21/10/2000
Win 23–0  Gregorio Vargas UD 12 18/03/2000
Win 22–0  Carlos Gerena RTD 7 (12), 3:00 11/09/1999
Win 21–0  Justin Juuko KO 9 (12), 1:20 22/05/1999
Win
20–0
 Carlos Rios UD 12 17/02/1999
Win 19–0  Angel Manfredy TKO 2 (12), 2:47 19/12/1998
Win 18–0  Genaro Hernández RTD 8 (12), 3:00 03/10/1998
Win 17–0  Tony Pep UD 10 14/06/1998
Win 16–0  Gustavo Cuello UD 10 18/04/1998
Win 15–0  Miguel Melo TKO 3 (10), 2:30 23/03/1998
Win 14–0  Sam Girard TKO 2 (10), 2:47 28/02/1998
Win 13–0  Hector Arroyo TKO 5 (10), 1:21 09/01/1998
Win 12–0  Angelo Nuñez TKO 3 (8), 2:42 20/11/1997
Win
11–0
 Felipe Garcia KO 6 (8), 2:56 14/10/1997
Win
10–0
 Louie Leija TKO 2 (10), 2:33 06/09/1997
Win
9–0
 Jesús Chávez TKO 5 (6), 2:02 12/07/1997
Win
8–0
 Larry O’Shields UD 6 14/06/1997
Win 7–0  Tony Duran TKO 1 (6), 1:12 09/05/1997
Win 6–0  Bobby Giepert KO 1 (6), 1:30 12/04/1997
Win 5–0  Kino Rodriguez TKO 1 (6), 1:44 12/03/1997
Win 4–0  Edgar Ayala TKO 2 (4), 1:39 01/02/1997
Win
3–0
 Jerry Cooper TKO 1 (4), 1:39 18/01/1997
Win
2–0
 Reggie Sanders UD 4 30/11/1996
Win
1–0
 Roberto Apodaca TKO 2 (4), 0:37 11/10/1996

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