Advertisement
Advertisement

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.

Post a Comment/View More User Comments (91)
Top Headlines Berto Settles Score With Ortiz On Night of Knockouts Hearn Defends Anthony Joshua vs. Dominic Breazeale Photos: Badou Jack, Lucian Bute Battle To Controversial Draw Victor Ortiz's Reaction To Crazy Fan Who Tried To Assault Him Eddie Hearn Critical of Al Haymon and PBC Business Model Photos: Andre Berto Drills Victor Ortiz To Avenge First Defeat Photos: James DeGale Taken To His Limit By Porky Medina Ricky Burns Enjoying Low-Profile Approach Video: Jack-Bute, DeGale-Medina Post Presser Highlights Part 2 Video: Jack-Bute, DeGale-Medina Post Presser Highlights Part 1 Bellew-Makabu: Burton vs. Dodson For British Title Added Video: Victor Ortiz on His Boxing Future Following KO Defeat Video: Andre Berto on KO of Ortiz, Danny Garcia Shot, More Video: Ellerbe Reacts To Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor Fury: Klitschko Fight is My Last, I Have No Motivation To Carry On! Medina: James DeGale Said He Would Stop Me, He Ran All Night! WBC Prez Vows Investigation of Two Judges in Jack-Bute DeGale Disappointed With His Performance Against Medina Moreno Outclasses Sor Rungvisai To Set Up Yamanaka Rematch Floyd Mayweather Hints at Comeback, Reveals Talks With CBS/SHO Jack, Bute Ends in Draw - Jack Sets Up DeGale Unification Pedro Campa Extends Win Streak With Stoppage Win Over Alfaro Video: Victor Ortiz Attacked By Crazy Fan Following KO Defeat Badou Jack-Lucian Bute - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard James DeGale Digs Deep To Overcome, Decision Rogelio Medina Washington Decisions Eddie Chambers: Benavidez, Gausha Win Badou Jack-Lucian Bute - CompuBox Historical Review James DeGale-Rogelio Medina: LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard Andre Berto Gets Revenge, Knocks Victor Ortiz Out in Four Jack-Bute, DeGale-Medina LIVE Results: Sharif Bogere Wins Victor Ortiz-Andre Berto II - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard Thomas Williams Blasts Out Edwin Rodriguez in Two Rounds Edwin Rodriguez-Thomas Williams - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard Jorge Lara Demolishes Montiel With Brutal First Round Knockout Jorge Lara vs. Fernando Montiel - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard Anthony Joshua to Have U.S. Network Deal Announced Next Week Victor Ortiz vs. Andre Berto II - CompuBox Historical Review Liam Walsh Retains British and Commonwealth Titles With TKO Photos: Hughie Fury's Severe Cut Above His Left Eye Hughie Fury Suffers Bad Cut, Gets Technical Nod Over Fred Kassi
Advertisement

Latest Active Forum Threads
Advertisement
Advertisement