MADISON SQUARE GARDEN TO FEATURE BOXING ROUNDTABLE WITH LUMINARIES EVANDER HOLYFIELD, LARRY HOLMES, GERRY COONEY, CARLOS ORTIZ, MARVIS FRAZIER AND VITO ANTUOFERMO TO CELEBRATE FIRST FIGHT IN TRANSFORMED MSG
Event to Kick-Off Historic Fight Night at The Garden on December 3 at 6:30pm.
WHO: Boxing luminaries Evander Holyfield, Larry Holmes, Gerry Cooney, Carlos Ortiz, Vito Antuofermo as well as Marvis Frazier (will speak about his father).
Emcee – WFAN’s Tony Paige
WHAT: MSG will host a boxing roundtable prior to the fights on December 3rd at Madison Square Garden to celebrate the first fight card to be held in The Garden following the completion of the first phase of the building’s historic, top-to-bottom, three-year Transformation.
The Garden, via four buildings since 1879, has hosted thousands of bouts and hundreds of world championship bouts and has earned the moniker “Mecca of Boxing.” The aforementioned fighters will talk about their experiences in the Garden ring, and Frazier will discuss his late father’s fondness for the building and its fans.
WHEN: Saturday, December 3rd – 6:30-7pm
WHERE: The Theater at Madison Square Garden – media enter at Glass Doors on 33rd Street and 8th Avenue adjacent to Penn Station entrance.