The Voice Of 'Let's Get Ready To Rumble!'

Michael Buffer is the voice of one of the biggest phrases in sports: "Let's Get Ready To Rumble". Here how that phrase became what it is as he talks about being a the Mayweather/Pacquiao fight.

In the video, Michael talks about the originals of the phrase and how Ali played a big part of it.  "The word (rumble) was out there, and so I started saying 'let's get ready to rumble' and stayed with it."  Michael said the phrase has evolved and realized it was a business when he'd see headlines and commercials using his phrase, and he decided to protect it as intellectual property.

You can watch the full interview on our YouTube channel:

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