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Mayweather vs. Pacquiao will cost $99 on Pay-Per-View, Most Expensive in History

Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao will cost $99 on high definition pay-per-view, the most expensive fight in history.

Insiders predict that the fight will top three million pay-per-view purchases which is upward of $300 million. The current record is $152 million for Mayweather vs. Alvarez.

From WSJ:

A month before boxers Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao even enter the ring, their May 2 title fight is already breaking records, with the pay-per-view bout set to cost fans $99 according to people close to the negotiations between the networks and TV distributors.

HBO and Showtime, which are handling negotiations for the camps of Mr. Pacquiao and Mr. Mayweather respectively, are expected to wrap up deals with major pay-TV distributors in the next few days for the highly anticipated welterweight title fight.

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