The disclosed Commission Canelo vs GGG fight purse as well as the other major fights on the cards have been revealed ahead of the first bell.
Fight day is here after years of waiting by boxing fans for quiet simply, one of the best fights in boxing.
Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez will throw down tonight in Las Vegas in a middleweight title showdown at the T-Mobile Arena.
Ahead of the fight, the Nevada State Athletic Commission who will regulate tonight’s event, have disclosed the minimum amounts both fighters will earn as well the other main fights on the card.
As per journalist Kevin Iole on Twitter, the disclosed Canelo vs GGG fight purse as well as the rest of the main card’s fights (all in US dollars):
Ryan Martin vs Francisco Rojo:
50,000 and 25,000
Randy Caballero vs Diego De La Hoya:
50,000 and 80,000
Joseph Diaz vs Rafael Ramos:
200,000 and 15,000
Canelo Alvarez vs Gennady Golovkin:
5 million and 3 million
As you can see, the vast majority of the money in the event has gone into the main event with a limited undercard.
The above is just the disclosed Canelo vs GGG fight purse which is typically the bare minimum, guaranteed amount that both fighters have to make contractually.
In big fights like this however it typically never factors in things like TV revenue, pay per view sales, merchandising, sponsorship or other income streams the event might generate worldwide.
You can take it the above will earn quiet a bit more after tonight’s fight in Vegas. Not long to go now: