Hopkins and Dawson In Los Angeles

BERNARD “THE EXECUTIONER” HOPKINS

AND “BAD” CHAD DAWSON HOST PRESS CONFERENCE

TO DISCUSS OCTOBER 15 LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP SHOWDOWN

AT STAPLES CENTER AND PRESENTED LIVE

BY HBO PAY-PER-VIEW®

ANTONIO DEMARCO AND JORGE LINARES ALSO TO ATTEND TO DISCUSS THEIR WBC LIGHTWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP SHOWDOWN ON UNDERCARD

MONDAY, AUGUST 8 AT 11:00 A.M. PT

STAPLES Center – Star Plaza

WHO:      BERNARD HOPKINS, WBC and Ring Magazine Light Heavyweight

                   World Champion

CHAD DAWSON, Former Light Heavyweight World Champion

ANTONIO DEMARCO,WBC #1 Rated Lightweight Contender

JORGE LINARES, Former Two-Division World Champion & WBC #2 Rated Lightweight Contender

RICHARD SCHAEFER,CEO of Golden Boy Promotions

GARY SHAW, President & CEO of Gary Shaw Productions

 

WHAT:           Bernard “The Executioner” Hopkins and “Bad” Chad Dawson will hold a press conference at STAPLES Center Star Plaza to discuss their upcoming light heavyweight championship match-up, which is taking place Saturday, Oct. 15 at STAPLES Center and will be produced and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-View®. Antonio DeMarco and Jorge Linares will also be in attendance to discuss their showdown for the vacant WBC lightweight championship.