Last weekend’s third showdown between pound for pound king Manny Pacquiao and bitter rival, Juan Manuel Marquez was a huge success in Las Vegas, according to Keith Kizer of the Nevada State Athletic Commission.
According to a report online said that Pacquiao-Marquez III produced a live gate income of $11,648, 300, the ninth highest live gate in Nevada state history.
5,498 tickets were sold for the match, a sell out
Pacquiao-Marquez III is the biggest live gate success of the year, beating the live gate revenue of Pacquiao’s fight with Shane Mosley last May ($8,882,600) and Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s fight against Victor Ortiz two months agor ($9,000,000).
November 16, 2011