Retired boxer Floyd Mayweather reportedly tipped his chefs $300 each during a recent visit to a Las Vegas restaurant. The 42-year-old was celebrating a friend's birthday with 16 others at Catch Las Vegas when he made the generous gesture. A source told reporters, "He personally thanked everyone, the cooks were ecstatic and thankful!" Business Insider reports Mayweather is known to be a big spender, having once spent $18 million on a 280-carat diamond watch. Mayweather officially retired from boxing in 2017 after beating Conor McGregor to take his professional record to 50-0.
Chevrolet begins a new chapter in its storied racing legacy with the introduction of the new mid-engine Corvette race car, known as the C8.R. The C8.R will be Chevrolet's first mid-engine race car to compete in IMSA's GTLM class and the first clean sheet race car design since the C5.R debuted in 1999. It will make its racing debut at Rolex 24 at Daytona on Jan. 25, 2020. The C8.R is based on the strong foundation of the 2020 Corvette Stingray. There is a deeper level of technology transfer between the race car and production Corvette than ever before, which helps contribute to many of its advancements. As a result, the C8.R shares the highest percentage of parts between the production and race car than any previous generation.
Carli Lloyd, co-captain for the U.S. Women’s National Team, spoke about winning the 2019 World Cup. She said: "It was absolutely the worst time in my life.” Lloyd said competing for the world cup affected her relationship with her husband and friends. The soccer star did not start in any of the World Cup matches and played only 194 minutes in total. She said: "There's no denying it, I deserved to be out on that field that whole World Cup.”
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The Spanish soccer league is trying again to take a regular season game to Miami despite abandoning plans last season after facing opposition from other soccer bodies