Kobe Bryant and Floyd Mayweather are arguably the most dominate athletes in their respective fields. Bryant has ruled the NBA for over a decade and Mayweather has yet to be defeated in a sport that encourages physical confrontation.

However, Mayweather and Bryant have both struggled this week because of the women in their lives. Bryant’s wife Vanessa filed for divorce in the past week and Mayweather will have to serve 90 days in jail after pleading guilty to domestic abuse against the mother of his child.
Like many athletes, Bryant and Mayweather broke important rules when it comes to dealing with the opposite sex. Here are the five relationship commandments that most athletes break.

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