High Prices, Low Attendance for Mayweather-McGregor
Almost as highly talked about as the 10 round TKO defeat of Conor McGregor by Floyd Mayweather this weekend was the strange fact that boxing’s apparent fight of the century brought a far less than capacity crowd to the arena. Promoters had fair enough reason to believe they could... Read more
Mayweather-McGregor Prices Lower than Ever
It’s Friday, and the highly anticipated matchup between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor that everyone’s been talking about is now just a day away. The trend in ticket sales has proven, however, that just because everyone’s talking does not mean everyone’s buying. “Get-in” prices- meaning the cheapest tickets we... Read more
Market Heat Report: Misfits One Night Only Reunion
Once again, four events dominated the sales on TicketNetwork today: the Mayweather-McGregor fight, the Mayweather-McGregor weigh-in, the Misfits reunion in LA, and the Dallas Cowboys vs. Green Bay Packers game at AT&T Stadium. Punk-rock fans are thrilled about the reunion of the legendary Misfits at the Forum in December-... Read more
Resale Option for Mayweather-McGregor Vanishes from Ticketmaster
Prices went down, prices went up; Mayweather advised fans to buy secondary, Dave Brooks called him “shady; there certainly has not been a dull moment on the business side of the Mayweather-McGregor fight, and with just a day until the big event, today has been no exception. TicketNews has... Read more
Market Heat Report: Mayweather-McGregor Still On Top
Today’s Top 5 most popular events on TicketNetwork has barely budged from yesterday. The big fight on Saturday between Mayweather and McGregor is still at the No. 1 spot, and their weigh-in on Friday jumped from No. 4 to 3. Cowboys vs. Packers moved up a spot as well... Read more
Mid-Week Slump: Mayweather-McGregor Prices Stabilize
It’s hump day and the highly anticipated fight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor is just three days away. Slow ticket sales caused by an array of factors drove prices gradually down throughout the past two weeks. Yesterday, it seems that the building excitement as we near the fight date... Read more
Opinion: Why Wouldn’t Mayweather Tell Fans to Use a Broker?
by Dave Wakefield, Republished With Permission Late last week, Floyd Mayweather made a post that seemed to shock a number of commentators on the Internet and observers when he posted on Instagram that said that if you were looking for tickets to his fight with Connor McGregor, buy them... Read more
Mayweather-McGregor Prices Continue to Fall
We’re just five days away from Floyd Mayweather Jr. versus Conor McGregor, the most publicized fight of the year- but potentially, not the most patronized. Prices for tickets just to get you into the arena on Saturday continue to slip, even on the resale platform of the primary seller.... Read more
Ticket Broker Gets Mayweather Promo; Brooks Takedown
It’s been an interesting 24 hours for Ken Solky. Solky, the President of LasVegasTickets and Vice President of the National Association of Ticket Brokers, was directly named by boxer Floyd Mayweather in an Instagram post on Thursday. The fighter – based in Las Vegas – told friends, family (and... Read more
Get-In Price Down to $1,500 for Mayweather-McGregor
The market for the August 26 Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Conor McGregor fight in Las Vegas took another step down, as the price to get a seat dropped to $1,500. Ticket Club has a pair of seats in Section 208, Row Q that have fallen to precisely that point, and a... Read more