Golovkin v Canelo 2 to launch BT Sport Box Office on Sept 15
BT Sport Box Office will launch of September 15 with the mammoth blockbuster middleweight rematch between Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez.
In a move into the Pay-Per-View market in the UK, BT Sport will offer fans the opportunity to witness the contest live from Las Vegas.
— Frank Warren (@frankwarren_tv) August 18, 2018
Last September, Golovkin and Canelo fought out a disputed draw and have since been embroiled in a war of words following a failed drug test by the Mexican.
More details will follow, including pricing for the event, which takes place at the T-Mobile Arena on Mexican Independence Day weekend.
Canelo vs. GGG 2 is a 12-round fight for the middleweight championship of the world presented by Golden Boy Promotions and GGG Promotions.
The event is sponsored by Tecate, “THE OFFICIAL BEER OF BOXING,” Hennessy, “Never Stop, Never Settle,” O’Reilly Auto Parts, Fred Loya Insurance, Interjet, Venom, and Fathom Events. The event will take place Saturday, Sept. 15 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas and will be produced and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-View beginning at a special time of 8:00 p.m. ET/5:00 p.m. PT.
Limited tickets for Canelo vs. GGG 2 are still available, and are priced at $5,000, $2,500, $2,000, $1,500, $800, $700, and $500 not including applicable service charges and taxes.
There will be a limit of eight (8) per person at the $5,000, $2,500, $2,000, $1,500, $800, $700 and $500 price levels. To charge by phone with a major credit card, call 888-9-AXS-TIX (888-929-7849). Tickets are also available for purchase at http://www.t-mobilearena.com/ or www.axs.com.
Tickets for the closed circuit telecast of Canelo vs. GGG 2 at MGM Grand, Mandalay Bay, The Mirage and Luxor are priced at $100, not including applicable fees.
Seating is general admission at MGM Grand, Mandalay Bay and The Mirage while Luxor will have assigned seats. Tickets may be purchased at any MGM Resorts International Box Office, by phone with a major credit card at (800) 745-3000 or online at http://www.ticketmaster.com/canelovsggg2.