Conor McGregor vs Floyd Mayweather Fight Is A Go!!
TBE “The Best Ever” Floyd “Money” Mayweather and two-weight UFC world champion Conor McGregor have singed an agreement to fight in Las Vegas at the T-Mobile Arena on August 26, 2017. Many speculate that Mayweather vs McGregor fight will become the highest grossing event in the history of each sport.
The Conor McGregor vs Floyd Mayweather boxing match was confirmed on Wednesday evening, with McGregor tweeting “THE FIGHT IS ON,” moments before Mayweather posted a short promotional video to his Instagram page, along with the caption “It’s official”.
Floyd Mayweather is undoubtedly the overall victor in the Mayweather McGregor Fight by many in the fight industry, but some thinks Conor McGregor has a chance. Floyd has an impressive professional boxing record of 49-0, while McGregor has never competed in a boxing match on any level.
Negotiations for the fight have lasted longer than a year, with each man demanding upwards of $100m and insisting that they were the main draw.
The exact financial details of the fight have not been disclosed, but in a media call both parties insisted they were satisfied with how the negotiations had proceeded.
Conor McGregor vs Floyd Mayweather Ticket Prices
This super fight will be taking place at the T-Mobile Arena, a 20,000-capacity venue when configured for a professional boxing match.
This sees Mayweather move from the MGM Grand Garden Arena, where his last 12 fights were held, which can hold just under 3,000 less fans.
Tickets for the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight, which took pre-fight hype to a new level, cost between $1,500 and $7,500 and sold out in a flash.
They were especially at a premium when a large portion were snapped up or given to promoters’ connections, sponsors and celebrities.
Of course seats made their way to re-sale websites, with the most expensive ringside seat selling for a reported $128,705.
Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor Tickets Are On Sale Via The Following Ticket Outlets: Price Range: $1,800 – $90,000