The Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor mega money fight is set to take place on August 26 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada and ticket prices have just been announced.
The two biggest draws from the sports of boxing and mixed martial arts will meet in the center of the boxing ring as the two combat sports superstars will look to put on the richest fight in history as they look to break records of Mayweather’s previous 2015 fight against Manny Pacquiao.
Mayweather Promotions CEO Leonard Ellerbe announced at the Mayweather vs McGregor world tour kickoff on Tuesday at the Staples Center the ticket prices and date tickets will go on sale to the general public.
Ticket prices range from $500 all the way up to $10,000. The approximate 20,000-seat venue has different tiers of ticket pricing ranging from the “limited” $500 seats up to the $10,000 ringside seats. Ticket pricing tiers in between will range from $1,500, $2,500, $3,500, $5,000 and $7,500. Tickets will go on sale on July 24 with more details on where tickets can be purchased to be announced.
In comparison to the numbers for the live gate and ticket sales for the Mayweather vs Pacquaio fight that took place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in 2015, the T-Mobile Arena will hold a bigger crowd and has higher ticket prices available. The Mayweather vs Pacquiao fight sold 16,219 tickets, generating $72,198,500 in sales for the live event. Ticket prices for the massive money fight between Mayweather and Pacquiao ranged from $1,500 to $7,500.
Do you think Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor will break the records from Mayweather vs Pacquiao? Will the pay-per-view buys for the mega money fight exceed the massive number done in 2015? Let’s get your thoughts and discuss this one in the comment section.
This article first appeared on BJPenn.com on 7/12/2017.