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PREMIER FIGHT: Pacquiao (above) and Mayweather have agreed a 40-60 split of the US$200 million prize purse; the cheapest seats in the 16,800-capacity venue at MGM Grand Garden Arena are expected to go for a cool US$1,000 each. Those wanting to sit at ringside have to fork out as much as five times more, with these premium tickets likely to have a face value of US$4,000 to US$5,000.

Mayweather (above), widely regarded as the best pound-for-pound fighter in the world, has recently started calling himself TBE: The Best Ever. He has boldly declared that he will make Pacquiao the 48th man whom he will knock out.

Big bucks to see richest fight in history

Feb 28, 2015 5:50 AM

NO one knows for sure who will win the upcoming mega-fight between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather, but what's absolutely certain is that it will cost a pretty penny to watch the two welterweight champions square off for the first time on May 2.

Whether it's at the MGM Grand Garden

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