|Who got the money?|
With the Kentucky Derby and boxing tonight, all the money being poured into these events could be an estimated $1 billion.
Now I haven't gotten my tickets nor have the opportunity to see the major events. But I hope that some out readers get an opportunity to see it.
The Fight of the Century is on. Floyd Mayweather wants to continue his flawless record in the fight against phenomenon Manny Pacquiao, Saturday night.
MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Despite predictions that Mayweather–Pacquiao would be the highest grossing fight in history as early as 2009, disagreements between the two boxers' camps on terms for the fight prevented the bout from coming to fruition until 2015.
|This is the fight of the century.|
The failure to make the Mayweather–Pacquiao fight was named The Ring magazine Event of the Year for 2010.
However, negotiations for the superfight in 2015 have since been finalized, with all of the major issues that have prevented the fight from happening in the past now resolved, including purse split, drug testing, and location of the bout. On February 20, 2015, Mayweather confirmed on social media that the fight had indeed been signed by himself as Pacquiao already had signed the contract of the fight previously and the contract itself was with Mayweather on that day.
This fight will generate an estimated $350 million in revenue.