Average ticket sold on StubHub for Mayweather-Pacquiao nearly $7,000
The average sale price for secondary market tickets sold on StubHub for the May 2 fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao is $6,820, according to data provided by StubHub.
The highest price for a ticket sold on StubHub was $35,000 for a floor side seat as of Wednesday morning, while the lowest sale was for $4,000.
The fight between Mayweather and Pacquiao has been dubbed the "Fight of the Century." The bout is the richest in history, with the two fighters expected to split around $300 million.
The matchup has drawn worldwide interest, and though 71% of buyers on StubHub are from the United States, 15% are from Great Britain and 4% are from Australia.
Even though prices are falling slightly, tickets to the big event are still carrying an average price of around $6,000 on StubHub, according to StubHub communications manager Cameron Papp.
- Stanley Kay