Sports How much will it cost to watch Mayweather vs. McGregor?

21:27  15 june  2017
21:27  15 june  2017 Source:   Sports Illustrated

White refutes report he's out of Mayweather-McGregor negotiations

  White refutes report he's out of Mayweather-McGregor negotiations Don't remove Dana White from the Mayweather-McGregor equation just yet. The UFC president is denying a report from the Los Angeles Times that stated he is no longer involved in negotiations for a boxing bout between Floyd Mayweather and UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor. "Let me tell you what, when the LA Times - we live in a world right now where you can't believe anything that you read," White told TMZ Sports. "WhoThe UFC president is denying a report from the Los Angeles Times that stated he is no longer involved in negotiations for a boxing bout between Floyd Mayweather and UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor.

White has revealed a series of details about the fight, including that it will be held at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, the weight limit, rules and the RTE.ie 4 hours ago - Sports. Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor : How much are the tickets likely to cost and where will I be able to watch it ?

Ticket and PPV prices for the eagerly anticipated Mayweather vs McGregor boxing match will likely rival those set for the American's earlier contest There has not yet been any information on how much tickets for the fight will cost , although as with the pay-per-view price, ticket costs will likely rival


The late-summer showdown between undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. and UFC fighter Conor McGregor has generated nothing but hype since it was announced Wednesday evening. And while the fight itself may not ultimately live up to its billing, you can expect ticket and Showtime pay-per-view prices to approach record highs.

Specific numbers for both are yet to be determined, but a good guide to the Aug. 26 fight would be Mayweather’s bout against Manny Pacquiao in 2015. That cost viewers $99.95 on Showtime and HBO.

White: Mayweather fight doesn't hurt UFC, it 'elevates' McGregor

  White: Mayweather fight doesn't hurt UFC, it 'elevates' McGregor Whatever happens to Conor McGregor in his boxing debut, Dana White doesn't see his reputation getting besmirched. Shortly after McGregor's August blockbuster boxing match with Floyd Mayweather was confirmed Wednesday, the UFC president joined a conference call to shoot down speculation on whether a loss to the pugilist would hurt the promotion or the Irishman's legacy. The way White sees it, McGregor should be commended - not questioned - for daring to share a ring with the decorated, undefeated Mayweather.

Floyd Mayweather sets date for fight with Conor McGregor as the pair say it will be strictly boxing in Las Vegas. The hype is definitely on for this one and we should expect fireworks and more . Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor head-to-head.

Here’s how much it ’ll probably cost to buy the fight on pay-per-view. The fight everyone’s been talking about for months is actually going to happen. It looks like Floyd Mayweather vs . Conor McGregor is happening.

In-person tickets for that fight cost between $1,500 and $7,500 before resale, and sold out in a flash. Expect more of the same this time around.

Details of the Mayweather-Pacquiao PPV prices were released just over a month before the 2015 fight, so fans might have to wait until mid-July to get finalized numbers.

Mayweather, who retired from boxing after his last fight in September 2015, is an early heavy favorite in the Las Vegas fight. McGregor boxed when he was younger but is largely expected to be overpowered come August.

Despite the mismatch, one of the biggest reasons this fight has felt inevitable is because of the money. Each fighter could earn payouts of more than $100 million, according to Yahoo Sports. On TV, the match is likely to exceed the record-setting 4.6 million PPV purchases for Mayweather-Pacquiao.

PPVs for big boxing matches and UFC fights usually cost around $59.

This article was originally published on SI.com

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