Undefeated professional boxer Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather recently spoke at the Bitcoin 2021 conference in Miami and was booed while speaking on stage. Mayweather’s speech was not appreciated by members of the crowd because he didn’t discuss bitcoin much, and in the end, Mayweather said that he believed another crypto “will someday be as big as bitcoin.”
Bitcoin 2021 conference attendees dislike Boxer’s opinion
boxing legend Floyd Mayweather Boxer has long been a fan of digital currencies, as has participated in an initial coin offering (ICO) and recently released non-fungible token (NFT) collectibles. Mayweather is preparing for a boxing match with Youtuber Logan Paul, and recently spoke at the Bitcoin 2021 conference in Miami.
During Mayweather’s talk on stage, he discussed how blockchain technology and things like NFTs are changing the game. The legendary boxer didn’t talk bitcoin (btc) Much, even though the event organizers tried to keep the conference “Bitcoin only”.
In fact, the agenda of the conference states that attendees should discuss altcoins outside the event. However, the first day of the Bitcoin 2021 conference shows that discussions on topics such as decentralized finance (DeFi) and NFTs were impossible to stop.
‘With or without any cryptocurrency, Floyd Mayweather is going to be fine’
Mayweather was also wearing an “EthereumMAX” T-shirt when speaking, which is the ERC20 token team sponsoring Mayweather’s encounter with Logan Paul. At the end of the discussion, Mayweather told the crowd that he believes there will be another digital asset as big as bitcoin at some point.
While Mayweather made his statement, a section of the crowd booed the undefeated boxer because he didn’t like what he had to say.
“While everyone in the crypto world is competing with each other, I think everyone should be able to choose what they want to choose and who they want to go with,” Mayweather said. People should work together. “I believe that someday there is going to be another cryptocurrency as big as bitcoin,” he said.
As soon as he made this statement, the bitcoin extremist crowd started to boom. However, Mayweather reacted swiftly, saying that he has the right to express his opinion and that others have the right to do so.
“Without crypto…,” concluded Mayweather. “Without any cryptocurrency, I was able to make a billion dollars. With or without any cryptocurrency, Floyd Mayweather would be fine,” the famous boxer told the crowd.
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