Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao revenues expected to exceed $400m

  • Expected $74m live gate for fight would triple current record
  • Fight will likely shatter pay-per-view marks for buys and revenue
  • Bob Arum says foreign rights expected to yield record $35m

The total revenue generated by the hotly anticipated welterweight title unification fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr and Manny Pacquiao is expected to exceed $400m – a figure that will shatter all boxing records.

The live gate for the long-awaited 2 May showdown at the MGM Grand Garden Arena will yield $74m from the sale of roughly 15,000 tickets, reported on Monday.

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