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Pacquiao vs. Marquez Does Huge Business in Las Vegas

According to Keith Kizer, head of the Nevada State Athletic Commission, last Saturday's trilogy bout between Manny Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez a live gate of $11,648,300, which ranks it ninth of all time in the state of Nevada. 15,498 tickets were sold at the MGM Grand - the most for a Nevada boxing event since May 5, 2007 - when Oscar De la Hoya fought Floyd Mayweather Jr., and second most since September 18, 2004.
User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by JOM'S on 12-03-2011

[QUOTE=salitap4p#1;11432744]Why do people have to be such d!cks? That's an excellent gate and it should be appreciated. There's no need to cry or brag beacuse Floyd didn't do as much.[/QUOTE] I agree with you bro, Floyd did not do that…

Comment by supremelygifted on 12-03-2011

[QUOTE=tatangb45;11432737]Two foreigners fighting on U.S. soil and making huge PPV. Amazing!![/QUOTE] I agree it is amazing. Manny is an Icon and he would draw just about anywhere in the world.

Comment by delpilar on 11-16-2011

[QUOTE=JibbaJabber;11430050]ortiz the unknown fighter... no trilogy involed or bob arum's media manipulation[/QUOTE] American Ortiz is unknown in his own country! You must be a foreigner who doesn't watch HBO.......

Comment by denix on 11-16-2011

A fight my PPV money's worth. Back to work and earn for the next PPV ticket.

Comment by salitap4p#1 on 11-16-2011

Why do people have to be such d!cks? That's an excellent gate and it should be appreciated. There's no need to cry or brag beacuse Floyd didn't do as much.

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