Mayweather vs McGregor, the fight of the century will happen on August 26, 2017. It is a month away until the historical moment of truth happens. It is also a relief for all diehard fans from the both sides around the world. The date of the Mayweather vs McGregor is moving closer. Thousands tickets have been sold, many also have prefered the PPV option to catch up with the upcoming bout.
Mayweather vs McGregor Super Fight info
Fight: Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Conor McGregor
Date: Saturday, August 26
Start Time: 6:00 P.M(PT) / 9:00 P.M (ET)
Venue: T-Mobile Arena, Paradise
Live Stream: Showtime PPV
For those who want to attend the venue in the big day, some have booked hotels and airplane ticket to go to MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. It is one of the most awaiting bouts of the year not only because it involves great fighters from boxing world and UFC world. The other interesting fact is that the UFC frontman, McGregor will make his debut in the boxing world against the best defender on earth, Mayweather. This is going to be a boxing event.
Mayweather, as we know, has been retiring 23 months before participating in the next bout against UFC trash-talker McGregor. This will be the epic pound-for-pound king Mayweather.
McGregor, the multiple champion of the UFC has come to agreement on how money will be earned for both fighters. We still remember that both sides’ promoters had long discussion about the showdown. Many were pretty pessimistic about the bout prospect. But now we can rest assured. It is official, my friends!
We also have received the news about McGregor registration in the Nevada. Just like any other boxer, he would strive for his boxing license so that he would be able to participate in the next bout. Meanwhile, Mayweather need to reapply to the Nevada boxing licence, because as we know he had retired 2 years ago.
Mayweather hung his gloves with incredible record of 49 victories, 26 KOs. His last bout is when he faced against Andre Berto in September 2015. He was nudged from his sanctuary by the idea of the UFC fighter migrating to the boxing world to take on the best defender. And there it is, the Mayweather vs McGregor that is set to happen on August 26, in Las Vegas.
Mayweather vs McGregor PPV price set
Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor is expected to generate one of the highest pay-per-view sales totales in boxing history. It helps when the price of said PPV is expected to be through the roof. The cost will be $89.95 for standard definition and $99.95 for high definition. As for the people who want to watch this fight more detailed in high-definition, they have to pay $10 more.
The tickets cost would also match its popularity. The ringside tickets would cost $10,000 each while the cheapest seat would cost you around $500. The other extreme seats in that facility which could contain around 20,000 people would cost around $1,500, $2,500, $3,500, $5,000 and $7,500.
Mayweather and McGregor odds
The undefeated boxer is a -600 favorite to win the fight at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com, with McGregor going off at +400 as an underdog. Since opening as a -2250 favorite, Mayweather has seen the action move heavily against him to bring his odds down this low. As the fight gets closer, these lines may adjust some more as big money bets could come in on Mayweather.
The general public heavily favors McGregor in this fight. Despite the fact that McGregor has never boxed professionally, many believe that his toughness as well as his advantages in size, strength, and age will help him overcome any technical shortcomings he may have against Mayweather. The consensus among most in the McGregor supporting camp is that the UFC superstar will need to score a knockout to win this fight.
So, The bout will be aired on PPV option by Showtime. The venue. Check. The PPV. Check. The tickets. Check. Everything has been checked. Now it is your time. What you will do to catch up with the bout? The options are there, you just need to choose. No matter what, you shall not miss this spectacular fight!