Oscar-Floyd Tix go on sale tomorrow

26/01/2007

Oscar-Floyd Tix go on sale tomorrow

Press Release: Tickets for the Oscar De La Hoya vs. Floyd Mayweather super fight go on sale tomorrow, Saturday, January 27, 2007 at 10 AM.  The fight will be held Saturday, May 5 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena with the hope that there will be a record-shattering live gate that could exceed $18 million. The current record gate is held by the November 13, 1999 Lennox Lewis-Evander Holyfield II championship event at the Thomas and Mack Center, which generated $16,860,300. The largest gate recorded at MGM Grand was Evander Holyfield-Mike Tyson II on June 28, 1997, which registered $14,277,200.  Tickets for De La Hoya vs. Mayweather are priced at $2000, $1,500, $1,000, $750, $350 and $150 and will be available at the MGM Grand Garden Arena box office.  To charge by phone with a major credit card, call Ticketmaster at (702) 474-4000.   Tickets also will be available for purchase at www.mgmgrand.com or www.ticketmaster.com.