It had been speculated, mentioned and talked about for months, but a short time ago, it's reality was confirmed. ________________________________________________________________________________ President of Golden Boy Promotions Oscar De La Hoya broke the news via his official Twitter/Instagram accounts: According to the fight poster De La Hoya tweeted out, the fight is set to take place at Mandalay Bay in Vegas…
Official Canelo vs Cotto PPV Buys Numbers Released
Many were predicting Canelo vs Cotto to struggle to do over half a million pay per view buys, however the official figures that have been released by HBO today suggest otherwise.
The event did very well indeed on pay per view, 900,000 buys.
ESPN boxing journalist Dan Rafael tweeted them out a short time ago and like a lot of people, thought the numbers were slightly better than what were to be expected before hand:
In a time where the sport of boxing is flourishing around the globe once again, the above numbers are further proof that the sport is in a great place at the minute.