De La Hoya Mayweather Bout Sets All Time Pay Per View Records For Buys And Revenue

DE LA HOYA-MAYWEATHER FIGHT SMASHES PPV RECORDS: The Pay-Per-View numbers are in on Saturday night’s Oscar De La Hoya-Floyd Mayweather Jr. fight, as announced by PPV broadcaster HBO today.

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The fight set all-time PPV records of 2.15 million buys and $120M in revenue.

Oscar De La Hoya Floyd Mayweather Jr.


That number surpassed the previous record of 1.99 million for the Mike Tyson-Evander Holyfield bout in 1999 on Showtime.

Oscar De La Hoya Floyd Mayweather Jr.


The new record for revenue topped the old mark of $112M for the ’02 HBO/Showtime Mike Tyson-Lennox Lewis bout.