De La Hoya-Mayweather goes to Vegas, not Staples

According to Golden Boy Promotions, Las Vegas' MGM Grand will host next year's super-bout between Oscar De La Hoya and Floyd Mayweather. Tickets for the Cinco de Mayo showdown will be priced at $2,000, $1,500, $1,000, $750 and $350; the fight is expected to attract a record pay-per-view audience.

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