Maidana hung up his gloves in 2014 at the age of 31, possibly at the peak of his powers. That followed two points defeats against the then pound for pound number one.
Earning millions for his efforts and becoming the second man after Jose Luis Castillo earning a second fight with Mayweather.
Maidana was still a massive name in the sport when he decided to walk away.
Still only 34, Maidana could step back into the sport any moment he chooses. However, that seems highly unlikely as ‘Chino’ enjoys the fruits of his labor with his feet firmly up and cigar in hand.
Obviously enjoying his food and drink, Maidana’s gameplan to get out with all his faculties and with a bank full of cash has paid dividends for the solid puncher, who won 35 of his 40 bouts in the ring during a ten-year career.