World famous and undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr has lost grandfather, Rafael Garcia.
Rafeal was also his longtime cornerman. He was 88 years old.
Mayweather confirmed the news via his social media account were he announced he lost his ‘Grand dad’. He wrote ‘RIP Grand Dad. I️ will always love you‘.
‘Rafael Garcia you will be missed. You lived your life to the fullest, and you will be remembered for all your contributions to the sport of boxing. ‘Let your soul rest with no more pain. Love always and forever your Mayweather Promotions family.’
Garcia was involved in the sport for more than 60 years and helped 35 world champions including Roberto Duran, Alexis Arguello, Wilfredo Gomez, Chad Dawson and many more.