Boxing Numbers released for Robert Guerrero win over Selcuk Aydin
By Steve Kim, MaxBoxing (Aug 2, 2012) Doghouse Boxing
According to the C.S.A.C., last weekend’s bout at the HP Pavilion featuring Robert Guerrero's tough 12-round decision over Selcuk Aydin sold 2,891 tickets with 3,126 comps and had a total gate of $209,422.
This continues a disturbing trend with Golden Boy Promotions where more tickets are actually given away than sold to their events. Do that too many times in one area and you will ruin that market as far as ticket buyers are concerned. While I'm all for fights being staged in the home regions of the fighters, you wonder if sometimes smaller, more intimate venues should be utilized. Sometimes, the biggest rooms aren't always the most ideal.
Also, it shows that just placing a fight card in the proper region isn't enough. You have to actually really work that event and promote at a grassroots level to create awareness in that area in the weeks and days leading up to the day of the fight.
Yeah, promoting is actually work and it takes time and resources.
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