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|Mayweather to Trade Mansion for Vegas Jail Cell
|LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Floyd Mayweather Jr. may be one of the richest prizefighters ever.
But the boxer who uses the nickname ''Money'' is about to trade life in a posh five-bedroom Las Vegas home for almost three months in a cell about one-third the size of a small boxing ring.
He's scheduled to surrender Friday before a Las Vegas judge who sentenced him Dec. 22 for his guilty plea to reduced domestic battery charges in a hair-pulling, arm-twisting attack in September 2010 on the mother of three of his children.
The judge let Mayweather remain free long enough to fight and defeat Miguel Cotto on May 5.
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