Tweet Watching illegal livestreams of big ticket events is time honored tradition of the internet. But this weekend's fight between boxing legend Floyd Mayweather Jr.
The crossover bout has generated remarkable buzz since the announcement and is expected to challenge the pay-per-view record. The fight will be aired on Showtime pay-per-view and fans can order the fight in advance already. Showtime has also a website hub to check the availability of the fight on a variety of television providers.
This will be a high quality, and more importantly legal, live stream.
But that also means it is going to cost you the same as if you ordered through your television provider. Users are still required to pay full price for a UFC pay-per-view.
Showtime may offer a stream on YouTube, albeit not for free. Reddit Reddit is the front page of the internet and prides itself on having a sub-Reddit for any topic.
It also is a home for things to be passed around, like live streams for events. For instance, look at all the results for the Vasyl Lomachenko vs. Miguel Marriaga fight.
Tonight, boxing champ Floyd Mayweather Jr. Fans of both fighters have been waiting for this ever since Conor McGregor said he'd "kill [Mayweather] in less than thirty seconds" back in April of
And that was simply on ESPN 3. Facebook Facebook Live has been a wonderful innovation. Many media outlets have embraced Facebook Live as a way to build social specific shows to connect with fans, or simply broadcasting shows on the platform.
It also is incredibly easy for anyone to stream on Facebook Live with little effort. A quick search on Facebook might yield some illegal streams of the fight.
You might even log into Facebook and find one by simply scrolling through your newsfeed, given the interest in the fight. At least one Facebook page seems to already be set up to stream the figh t.
VPN The pay-per-view event is cheaper to watch in some countries than others.
Here is a full VPN guide specifically for Mayweather vs. Illegal Streaming Sites There are a wide variety of websites set up to illegally stream the fight.
A Google search will bring up several results that may or may not be safe for you to use. These links could put your computer at risk of things like malware. Event Tickets.