There’s nothing like getting your face bashed in, but doing it for money makes it so much more worthwhile. The boxing industry rakes in bucco bucks and some of the most iconic fights have been seen by millions on Pay Per View Television (PPV). Let’s take a look…
20. FLOYD MAYWEATHER JR. VS. ROBERT GUERRERO – 5/4/2013 – 1,000,000 PPV BUYS
This “May Day” fight was a boxing welterweight championship superfight for Mayweather’s World Boxing Council (WBC) Welterweight title and vacant Ring Welterweight title. It held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena at the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States. Floyd Mayweather won via a unanimous decision.
19. FLOYD MAYWEATHER JR. VS. JUAN MANUEL MÁRQUEZ – 9/19/2009 – 1,060,000 PPV BUYS
This welterweight superfight was billed as “Number One/Número Uno.” It held at the MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States. Floyd Mayweather won via a unanimous decision.
18. MANNY PACQUIAO VS. JUAN MANUEL MÁRQUEZ IV – 12/8/2012 – 1,150,000 PPV BUYS
This match was the fourth meeting of Manny Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez. It was billed as “Fight of the Decade.” Márquez defeated Pacquiao by knockout with one second remaining in the sixth round.