Pacquiao vs Broner Live Stream,Manny Pacquiao vs. Adrien Broner fight purses, salaries for welterweight title fight.preview, start time, how to watch, full card.Pacquiao returns to Las Vegas to take on Adrien Broner at the MGM Grand on 19 January on ITV4.
Saturday night, the legendary Manny Pacquiao will make the first defense of his secondary WBA welterweight championship since he claimed in July 2018 when he puts it on the line against challenger Adrien Broner. The fight will take place on Showtime pay-per-view, with the main card kicking off the festivities at 9 p.m. ET. With just one day left until the welterweight title showdown, we’re learning just how much coin all the fighters on the PPV portion of the card will be walking away with when all is said and done.
According to figures obtained by ESPN, Pacquiao will earn $10 million for putting his title on the line Saturday inside the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, while the challenger Broner will pocket $2.5 million. Both fighters, however, will also be compensated a percentage of the profits the PPV event ultimately brings in.
In the co-main event that’s being contested for the WBA silver light heavyweight championship, Badou Jack will earn $500,000 while his opponent, Marcus Browne, comes away with $250,000 for leading everyone into the marquee fight of the evening on Saturday.
Manny Pacquiao has been beating the odds since he was a teenager in the Philippines stuffing his pockets with metal at weigh-ins so he wouldn’t look like a 98-pound weakling.
Nearly a quarter century later, Pacquiao is still up for a challenge. He fights Sunday (AEDT) against Adrien Broner in a true crossroads bout that will determine a lot about his future in the ring.
Chasing a second fight with Floyd Mayweather, Pacquiao will be tested by a younger and talented fighter who has a lot to prove himself.
The WBA welterweight champ is 40 now, an age where fighters either have long stopped lacing up the gloves or are very careful in picking opponents. Pacquiao is not only still fighting, but willing to take on a 29-year-old who thinks of himself as a young Mayweather.