http://www.mirror.co.uk/sport/boxing/floyd-mayweather-manny-pacquiao-close-5056763 Talks are set to hot up for the $300million super-fight after the pair exchanged phone numbers and shook hands on Tuesday night Fighting talk: Mayweather and Pacquiao can now enjoy some fighting talk over the phone Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao edged closer to their $300million super fight when they exchanged phone numbers on Tuesday night. The pair, two of boxing's biggest names, were both attending a Miami Heat's basketball match, where they were pictured talking at courtside. Pictures from the arena show that the pair shook hands after a short discussion. Pacquiao confirmed afterwards that he was exchanging phone numbers with Mayweather, declaring they will remain in touch as they negotiate a deal for the fight. The Filipino said at the game: "He gave his number to me and said we will communicate with each other." The pair both watched as Miami took on Milwaukee Bucks on Tuesday evening - and stadium officials saw the opportunity to get involved in their much-talked about rivalry. that he was keen for the historic fightto go ahead, which he believes will be the "biggest fight in boxing history". He told the Hollywood Reporter: "I've been waiting for the last four years. “There’s no reason that he will not fight. "He has to sign the contract and the fight will be on.” However, Pacquiao has set a date of May 30 with Amir Khan, as the Bolton boxer agreed with his friend Pacquaio to make alternative plans.