Watch Mayweather vs. Pacquiao Online HD Free Here
Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao finally square off after five years of
anticipation Saturday on HBO and Showtime pay-per-view, marking the
first time since the 2002 fight between Lennox Lewis and Mike Tyson that
the two premium cable giants have worked together.
fight is, of course, a really big deal, and the cost reflects that the
promoters and networks think is a true must-see event for most fight and
sports fans. At $90 in standard definition and $100 in high definition,
it's the single most expensive pay-per-view fight in history. The
previous record was $75 for high definition in 2013 to see Mayweather's
fight with Canelo Alvarez, which sold 2.2 million pay-per-views,
second-best ever, and broke the all-time PPV revenue record. That mark
will fall, as will the record of 2.48 million buys for Mayweather vs
Oscar De La Hoya in 2007.
is no online streaming option this time around from Top Rank,
Pacquiao's promoters, who have in recent years offered his fights with
an innovative online pay-per-view option. This time, since Top Rank is
not lead promoter, and there's so much money to be divided, they are not
offering this option. Your only way to see the fight on pay-per-view is
to order it through your cable or satellite provider.
is highly suggested by everyone involved in the fight that if you are
planning to order, you not do it at the last minute, when ordering
systems could jam due to the incredible demand for the fight.