The most expensive ticket ever sold for a sporting event was for the Floyd Mayweather Jr vs. Manny Pacquiao fight, which took place in Las Vegas in 2015. The ticket was sold for an eye-watering $350,000, making it one of the most expensive sports tickets ever sold.
The fight was not only the most expensive ticket ever sold, but it was also the most lucrative in history. It generated an estimated $600 million in revenue and was the highest grossing pay-per-view event of all time. Mayweather and Pacquiao both earned around $100 million from the event.
The fight was highly anticipated and the demand for tickets was extremely high. As such, many ticket scalpers were able to make a huge profit from reselling tickets. Some tickets were being sold for as much as $350,000, which was far higher than the face value.
The fight was watched by millions of fans across the world and was one of the most talked about sporting events of the year. It was one of the most expensive tickets ever sold and the most lucrative fight in history. It will certainly go down in boxing and sporting history as one of the most expensive tickets ever sold.