If you haven’t don so yet, now would be the time to join the Money Team! Its being reported that the homie Floyd Mayweather will be making a record breaking $41 million for his next fight against Saul “Canelo” Alvarez.
Mayweather signed a stupid contracy for $200 million with Showtime Networks to air 6 of his fights over 30 months. Mayweather’s $41 million payday breaks the record he set when he fought Miguel Cotto and Robert Guerrero which he got paid $32 million per fight for.
According to reports by ESPN.com, people do expect the Mayweather-Alvarez bout to match or surpass the record of 2.44 million purchases. 2.44 million people generated about $130 million for the 2007 match between Mayweather and Oscar De La Hoya. It’s very likely This fight will be more successful than the bout between De La Hoya and Mayweather because Golden Boy boxing promoter Richard Schaefer says the fight has already broken the all-time record for ticket sales for an MGM Grand boxing match.
Make sure yall are tuned in via Showtime or Pay-Per-View on September 14th for this mega millions throwdown!