Bernard Hopkins vs Chad Dawson Weigh In



OCTOBER 14 AT 2:00 P.M. PT


WHO: BERNARD HOPKINS, WBC & Ring Magazine Light Heavyweight Champion CHAD DAWSON,

Former Light Heavyweight World Champion ANTONIO DEMARCO, WBC #1 Rated Lightweight Contender JORGE LINARES, Former Two-Division World Champion KENDALL HOLT, Former World Champion DANNY GARCIA, Undefeated Junior Welterweight Contender PAULIE MALIGNAGGI, Former World Champion ORLANDO LORA, Welterweight Contender DEWEY BOZELLA, 2011 ESPN Arthur Ashe Courage Award Recipient Making Pro Debut OSCAR DE LA HOYA, President of Golden Boy Promotions GARY SHAW, President and CEO of Gary Shaw Productions


WHAT: Official weigh-in for “Believe It Or Not!: Hopkins vs. Dawson” taking place this Saturday, Oct. 15 at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles and which will be produced and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-View®.

WHEN: Friday, October 14 1:30 p.m. PT – Media Call 2:00 p.m. PT – Fighters On Scale

WHERE: Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Museum Hollywood Main Entrance 6780 Hollywood Blvd. (Southeast corner of Hollywood Blvd. & Highland Ave.) Hollywood, CA 90028 FACTS: “Believe It Or Not!: Hopkins vs. Dawson” is a 12-round bout for Hopkins’ WBC and Ring Magazine Light Heavyweight World Championship Titles taking place on Saturday, Oct. 15 at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, Calif. and will be produced and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-View® beginning at 9:00 p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. PT. The event is presented by Golden Boy Promotions and Gary Shaw Productions and sponsored by Cerveza Tecate, AT&T and Ripley’s Believe It or Not. In addition to this championship main event showdown, the televised pay-per-view undercard will also feature Antonio DeMarco vs. Jorge Linares in a 12-round fight for the vacant WBC Lightweight World Title, Kendall Holt vs. Danny Garcia in 12-round bout for the vacant NABO Junior Welterweight Title and Paulie Malignaggi vs. Orlando Lora in a 10-round welterweight bout. DeMarco vs. Linares is presented in association with Teiken Promotions. Tickets for Hopkins vs. Dawson, priced at $300, $150, $75 and $25, are on sale now and are available for purchase online at, or via Ticketmaster charge-by-phone lines at (800)745-3000. Tickets are also available at STAPLES Center box office.