50 Cent's boxing venture

50 Cent (Credit: Universal)
Rapper 50 Cent has ventured into the world of boxing with the announcement of his new boxing company, TMT ((The Money Team). 50 Cent is now licensed to promote boxing matches in the state of New York. He is also in the process of obtaining a licence for the state of Nevada where he will be able to put on matches in Las Vegas. It is reported that he has also already signed two inactive world class fighter, gold medalist and former featherweight champion Yuriorkis Gamboa and middleweight, and former Olympic medalist Andre Dirrell. 50 Cent is no newcomer to boxing as he is a former boxer himself! He started boxing at age 11 and in the mid 80s competed as an amateur boxer in the Junior Olympics.