Start date of sales of tickets for Golovkin vs. Jacobs fight is announced
Start date of sales of tickets for fight between the world champion on average weight according to WBA (Super), IBO, WBC and IBF Kazakhstan citizen Gennady Golovkin (36-0, 33 KO) and the owner of a belt of the "regular" champion of WBA in the same weight by the American Daniel Jacobs (32-1, 29 KO) is announced, Vesti.kz reports.
Start of sales of tickets will begin on December 24. The minimal cost of one ticket in the Madison Square Garden arena in New York will constitute 100 dollars. The most expensive ticket will cost 1,000 dollars.
Tickets will be available in cash desks of Madison Square Garden and on Ticketmaster.com website.
Fight will show HBO TV channel on system of paid broadcastings (PPV). TV viewer have to pay 54.95 dollars for watching.
Let's add that Madison Square Garden accomodates 17-18,000 viewers. During boxing duels the capacity of the arena can extend to 20,000.
Golovkin had the last fight on this arena against Canadian David Lemieux in October, 2015. This event attracted capacity crowd that time. The duel with Jacobs will become for the Kazakhstan boxer the fifth in career on Madison Square Garden.