Pacquiao vs Mayweather

Pacquiao vs Mayweather

Here’s everything you need to know on how to watch the historic boxing match of Manny Pacquiao vs. Floyd Mayweather tonght Saturday May 2, 2015. This fight  is considered as the Fight of the Century or the Battle for Greatness.

First, we need to know when is the fight between Mayweather and Pacquiao. When is the big fight?

Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao will finally step into the ring on Saturday May 2 in Las Vegas – the home of boxing. MGM doors will open at the venue at 2pm local time, with the first bout scheduled at 3pm. The main event will start five hours later at around 8pm.

Las Vegas is eight hours behind the UK which means Mayweather vs Pacquiao will not begin in this country until around 4am on Sunday at UK time. Well, for most Asian Countries, the fight between Manny Pacquiao and Mayweather will commence 15 hours ahead of Las Vegas. That means Asian Countries can watch the fight around 11AM Sunday. Do take note that boxing matches have been known to start much later than was initially advertised.

If you have extra money, then you can watch Pacquiao vs Mayweather online but will cost you a few dollars. Here are some of the options online you can choose.

Standard Pay Per View
Pay TV operators in the U.S. such as Verizon Fios, DirecTV, and Time Warner Cable are generally charging $90 to watch the night’s boxing bouts in standard definition and $100 to view in HD. Depending on your service, subscribers can order the pay-per-view event online, over the phone, or through your remote.

Switch to DISH and Watch for Free
A special promotion from DISH allows new subscribers to get the pay-per-view fight at no charge. To qualify, however, new customers must agree to a 24-month contract with DISH. An offer like this really only makes sense if you were close to switching over to DISH anyway, and the free viewing of the “Fight of the Century” just sweetens the deal. In order to get the PPV for free, be sure to use the code “BOXING” when signing up.

So how do we watch Mayweather and Pacquiao match for free? Below are some of the tips I have been using for quite sometimes.

1. Login to you facebook or twitter. People will start sharing live streaming links between Pacquiao vs Mayweather Fight for FREE. Some of these links are in Chinese but it sure does work most of the time.

2. Go to some hotels and restaurants that offer FREE Live Show of match between Mayweather and Pacquiao. Of course, the food is not free but the show between Pacquiao and Mayweather is. Cheers!

The fight between Mayweather and Pacquiao is consider the Fight of the Century and is comparable to the fight between Fraiser and Ali. So, if you have extra bucks, Pay for it, have beers and have fun together with your family or friends.

I am a vivid fan of Manny Pacquiao and I predict manny will won the fight unanimously. 😀