Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao is Official!
It appears as though all obstacles have been overcome, the T’s have been crossed, the I’s dotted, and Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao is finally set to take place. Here are the details:
The bout is currently scheduled for May 2 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Both fighters will put their welterweight world titles on the line, unifying the belts. Reports indicate that the two have agreed on a 60-40 split—in Mayweather’s favor—of the revenue generated from the fight, which some believe could gross up to $400-million.
Mayweather announced the done deal Friday afternoon, when he released the following messages on Twitter and Shots:
— Floyd Mayweather (@FloydMayweather) February 20, 2015
If you’d like to watch the highly-anticipated Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao fight, you can catch it on pay-per-view, where it is expected to cost a record-high $89.95.
Hat Tip – [ESPN]