MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — They are calling it the fight of the century: Floyd Mayweather Jr. versus Manny Pacquiao

Tickets to the match are reportedly going for hundreds of thousands of dollars.

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Beyond the hype of the fight, boxing is gaining in popularity, so Natalie Nyhus and Mike Augustyniak went to Uppercut Gym in northeast Minneapolis to find out why.

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(credit: CBS)

(credit: CBS)

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See them duke it out in the video above!