McGregor vs. Mayweather Ticket On Sale Date Announced

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Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor face off during the Floyd Mayweather Jr. v Conor McGregor World Press Tour event at Barclays Center on July 13, 2017

The official on sale date for tickets to the much-anticipated boxing match between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather has been announced. Showtime’s Brian Custer announced at the New York McGregor/Mayweather press conference that tickets would become available on July 24. The news was also confirmed on the UFC’s official Twitter page.

Ticket prices have not been announced on the T-Mobile Arena website, but tickets will be available there soon. It it recommend to purchase tickets though their website to avoid the many ticket scams that people have already been victimized by.

Even thought the T-Mobile Arena site doesn’t have the ticket prices up yet, CBSSports has reported that tickets are expected to range from $500 to $10,000. The $500 tickets will be limited, with the average ticket cost expected to be in the thousands of dollars. Of course, prices will be much higher on the resale market, possibly low-to-mid six-figures for the better seats. Tickets for the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight went for more than $300,000 a week ahead of the fight, according to CBS Sports.

Showtime will broadcast the pay-per-view at a price of $89.95 for standard definition and $99.95 for high definition.