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Floyd Mayweather: They said I was boring, now they miss me

Floyd Mayweather can't help but laugh at the idea that some people would like for him to stay in boxing, after years of criticism.

Floyd Mayweather's supposed retirement fight this past Saturday night with Andre Berto didn't exactly reach the heights that his most famous bouts have, but he was as dominant as ever in a virtual shutout victory, doing what was expected and having a good time along the way.

"I thought it was a good fight," Mayweather said. "I thought all the things with the trash talking, I was talking with my youngest son, playing with the crowd, I thought it was -- I had fun."

When asked about fans who don't want him to retire from the sport just yet, Mayweather cracked a smile. "They said I was a boring fighter," he said. "They said all I do is hold, all I do is run, now everybody misses Floyd Mayweather."

As for sticking to his retirement, Mayweather, 38, insists that he's leaving on his own terms, and that he's happy with the decision.

"I had a game plan, I had a brilliant game plan. The game plan was to be outspoken. I was born with personality, I was born with charisma. Speak my mind, speak from the heart," he said. "I don't hate or dislike anyone. I wanted to go out there and do what I have to do inside that squared circle. Choose a tremendous team on the outside that's gonna help me take things to the next level, and that's what we did."

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