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Manny Pacquiao fight has strong lure

Even in an ultra-competitive market, promoters confident fight vs. Margarito will be big

Updated: November 11, 2010, 11:28 AM ET
By Calvin Watkins | ESPNDallas.com

ARLINGTON, Texas -- Bob Arum is confident.

The long-time promoter and founder of Top Rank, one of the more successful promotional companies in the sport of boxing, believes Saturday night's Manny Pacquiao-Antonio Margarito super welterweight title fight at Cowboys Stadium will reach record numbers.

Arum thinks the $1.2 billion venue located between Dallas and Fort Worth will draw 60,000 fans.

The first boxing match in this venue, March 13 between Pacquiao and Joshua Clottey, ...

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