Andre Berto vs Jesus Soto-Karass Press Conference Open To Public May 30

ANDRE BERTO, JESUS SOTO KARASS, OMAR FIGUEROA AND KEITH THURMAN TO HOLD SAN ANTONIO PRESS CONFERENCE THIS THURSDAY IN ADVANCE OF THEIR RESPECTIVE JULY 27 FIGHTS AT THE AT&T CENTER

THURSDAY, MAY 30 AT 2:00 P.M. CT

AT MI TIERRA RESTAURANT

WHO: ANDRE BERTO, Former Two-Time Welterweight World Champion

JESUS SOTO KARASS, Veteran Welterweight Contender

OMAR FIGUEROA JR., Undefeated Texas Rising Star

KEITH THURMAN, Undefeated Top Rated Welterweight Contender

ERIC GOMEZ, Vice President and Matchmaker of Golden Boy Promotions

JESSE JAMES LEIJA, Former Two-Time World Champion & Texas Boxing Legend

MIKE BATTAH, Promoter & President Leija Battah Promotions

 

WHAT: Former Two-Time Welterweight World Champion Andre Berto, veteran welterweight contender Jesus “El Renuente” Soto Karass, undefeated Texas rising star Omar “Panterita” Figueroa and undefeated top rated welterweight contender and Keith “One Time” Thurman will hold a press conference to discuss their respective July 27 bouts at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas which will be televised live on SHOWTIME.

WHEN: Thursday, May 30

2:00 p.m. CT – Press Conference Begins

WHERE: Location

Mi Tierra Restaurant (Mariachi Room)

218 Produce Row

San Antonio, TX 78207

FACTS: “KNOCKOUT KINGS II,” featuring Two-Time Welterweight World Champion Andre Berto facing tough Mexican veteran contender Jesus Soto Karass in a 12-round welterweight main event, takes place Saturday, July 27 at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas. The event is promoted by Golden Boy Promotions and Leija & Battah Promotions and sponsored by Corona and AT&T. In the 12-round co-featured attractions, Weslaco, Texas’ undefeated rising star Omar Figueroa Jr. squares off against Tokyo’s Nihito Arakawa for the vacant WBC Interim Lightweight World Championship in a fight promoted in association with Teiken Promotions and unbeaten knockout artist Keith Thurman and fellow power-puncher Diego Gabriel Chaves battle for Chaves’ WBA Interim Welterweight World Championship in a fight promoted in association with KO International. The tripleheader will be broadcast live on SHOWTIME at 9 p.m. ET/PT and will be available in Spanish via second audio programming (SAP).

TICKETS: Tickets priced at $200, $100, $50, $25 and $10, plus applicable taxes, fees and services charges, are on sale and will be available for purchase at the AT&T Center box office, online at www.ticketmaster.com and ATTCenter.com all Ticketmaster locations, by calling (800) 745-3000 or through Leija & Battah Promotions by calling (210) 979-3302 or emailing m@leijabattahpromo.com.