The plastic, wear-it-around-your-neck ticket for the May 2 between Mayweather and Pacquiao was selling online between $100 and $230, according to a report by business sports reporter Darren Rovell. The ticket shown on his twitter feed carried a price of $2,500, so owners of Section 214, Row G, Seat 13 didn’t recoup much of their investment. Fan reaction to this news was mixed, but only one follower called it a “solid investment.” Other opinions mirrored the resounding sentiment of the fight. Here’s a selection:
“Woulda had more fun at a turtle race or watching paint dry.”
“Because being ripped off once wasn’t enough?”
“This way you can look TWICE as stupid having paid twice for tix to an awful fight.”
“People hated it and felt ripped off. This simply does not add up.”
And finally . . .