Mayweather and Cotto in NY Event Open To Public

BOXING’S BIGGEST STAR FLOYD “MONEY” MAYWEATHER AND WBA SUPER  WELTERWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPION MIGUEL “JUNITO” COTTO

TO HOLD PRESS CONFERENCE AT HARLEM’S WORLD FAMOUS APOLLO THEATER TO OFFICIALLY ANNOUNCE MAY 5 MEGA-FIGHT

TUESDAY,  FEBRUARY 28 AT 1:00 P.M. ET

HARLEM’S WORLD FAMOUS APOLLO THEATER

**OPEN TO THE PUBLIC**

WHERE:        The Apollo Theater

253 West
125th Street

New York, NY 10027

 

 WHO:             FLOYD MAYWEATHER,  Seven-Time and Five-Division World Champion

MIGUEL COTTO, WBA Super Welterweight World Champion

LEONARD ELLERBE, CEO of Mayweather Promotions

RICHARD SCHAEFER, CEO of Golden Boy Promotions

 

WHAT:           FLOYD “MONEY” MAYWEATHER and MIGUEL”JUNITO” COTTO will hold a press
conference at Harlem’s World Famous Apollo Theater to officially announce
their WBA Super Welterweight World Championship fight taking place Saturday, May
5 at MGM Grand in Las Vegas. The event will be produced and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-View®.


Please note:
This event is open to the PUBLIC and free. First
come, first served. General admission. The line will form outside of the Apollo
Theater beginning at 10:00 a.m. 

WHEN:           Tuesday, February 28

1:00 p.m. ET – Press Conference Begins

FACTS:
Mayweather vs. Cotto
is promoted by Mayweather
Promotions, Golden Boy Promotions and Miguel Cotto Promotions.  The 12-round WBA
Super Welterweight World Championship fight will take place Saturday, May 5 at
the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas and will be produced and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-Viewbeginning at
9:00 p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. PT.

 

TICKETS:
Tickets
will be priced at $1,500, $1,250, $600,
$300 and $200, not including applicable service charges,
and go on sale on Tuesday, February 28 at 1:00 p.m. ET/10:00 a.m. PT. There will
be a total ticket limit of twelve (12) per person with a limit of ten (10) per
person at the $1,500, $1,250, $600 and $300 price levels and a limit of two (2)
per person at the $200 price level. To charge by phone with a major credit card,
call Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000. Tickets also are available for purchase at
www.mgmgrand.com or www.ticketmaster.com.