In response to the rapid live gate sellout, Mayweather
Promotions, Golden Boy Promotions, Canelo Promotions and MGM Resorts
International are pleased to announce that six MGM Resorts properties
will host live closed circuit telecasts of "THE ONE." Properties
showcasing the event include ARIA, MGM Grand, Mandalay Bay, The Mirage,
Monte Carlo and New York-New York.
admission tickets for the closed circuit telecasts are priced at $100,
not including handling fees, and will be available for purchase at each
individual property's box office outlets and also will be available for
purchase by phone with a major credit card at 866-799-7711. Closed
circuit ticket sales are limited to eight (8) per person. Tickets also
will be available through Ticketmaster by calling (800) 745-3000 or
online at www.ticketmaster.com.
Tickets for closed circuit viewing at MGM Grand go on sale Friday, June
28 at 3:00 p.m. ET/Noon PT. Information regarding availability of
closed circuit tickets at the five other properties will be announced in
the near future.
"This sell out doesn't surprise me because this is what happens when
the best fights the best," said Mayweather. "I want to thank all the
fans for their support. They're going to see a hell of a show on
September 14, whether it's at the MGM Grand Garden Arena, on closed
circuit in Las Vegas or on SHOWTIME Pay-Per-View."
"Thank you to everyone who bought tickets to this event," said Alvarez.
"I know I will have plenty of support in the MGM Grand Garden Arena on
September 14. This is the biggest night of my career, I will be at my
best for it and I will win."
truly excited that the fans have spoken," said Leonard Ellerbe, CEO of
Mayweather Promotions. "This is a tremendous fight and the quick sellout
is another indication that this is the fight fans want to see. Both
fighters thank the fans for their tremendous support."
demand for tickets, even before they went on sale, was unprecedented,"
said Richard Schaefer, CEO of Golden Boy Promotions. "This is the fight
the world wanted, we gave it to the fans, and they responded. September
14 will be the biggest night boxing has seen in years. We urge fans to
get their closed circuit tickets before they sell out as well!"
ONE: MAYWEATHER VS. CANELO," a 12-round fight for Canelo's WBC, WBA and
Ring Magazine Super Welterweight World Championships and Mayweather's
WBA Super Welterweight Super World Championship taking place Saturday,
Sept. 14 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, is promoted by
Mayweather Promotions, Golden Boy Promotions and Canelo Promotions and
sponsored by Corona, O'Reilly Auto Parts and Valvoline. The mega-event
will be produced and distributed live by SHOWTIME PPV® beginning at 9:00
p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. PT. The event can be heard in Spanish using secondary
audio programming (SAP).