Pacquiao And Marquez To Faceoff On Stage Today

MANNY PACQUIAO and JUAN MANUEL MÁRQUEZ

FINAL PRESS CONFERENCE 

Today!  Wednesday, November 9 at Noon PT

Hollywood Theatre at MGM Grand

            LAS VEGAS, NEV (November 9, 2011) – It began in August with a 25,000-mile international media tour and now, after two solid months of intense training, Congressman MANNY “Pacman” PACQUIAO and JUAN MANUEL MÁRQUEZ will meet for their Final News Conference Luncheon Today!  Wednesday, November 9, in the Hollywood Theatre at the MGM Grand.  Luncheon will be served at Noon PT with the News Conference, broadcast live via satellite (and streamed live via www.TopRank.tv or www.TopRank.com), starting promptly at 12:30 p.m. PT.  Márquez, with Hall of Fame trainer Ignacio “Nacho” Beristáin and Pacquiao, with five-time Trainer of the Year World-Famous Freddie Roach, along with Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum, will be addressing the media and answering questions.

Pacquiao and Márquez, who have won world titles in 11 weight divisions between them, will go toe-to-toe for Pacquiao’s World Boxing Organization (WBO) welterweight championship on Saturday, November 12, at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nev.  Pacquiao-Marquez III is Act Three of their exciting world championship trilogy that has had fans and media standing on their feet for 24 action-packed rounds. 

Manny Pacquiao

Manny Pacquiao ready for Marquez

Pacquiao (53-3-2, 38 KOs), the lone representative of the Sarangani province in the Philippines, is in his final week of intense training for his defense of the World Boxing Organization (WBO) welterweight title against professional nemesis and three-division world champion Juan Manuel Márquez (53-5-1, 39 KOs), of México City. Pacquiao and Márquez, with world titles in 11 weight divisions between them, will go toe-to-toe on Saturday, November 12 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nev. Pacquiao-Márquez III will be produced and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-View beginning at 9:00 p.m. ET / 6:00 p.m. PT.

Remaining closed circuit tickets, priced at $50, are on sale and available at all Las Vegas MGM Resorts properties. 

Promoted by Top Rank, in association with MP Promotions, Márquez Boxing, Tecate and MGM Grand, The Pacquiao-Márquez III world championship telecast, which begins at 9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PT, will be produced and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-View® and will be available to more than 92 million pay-per-view homes. The telecast will be available in HD-TV for those viewers who can receive HD. HBO Pay-Per-View, a division of Home Box Office, Inc., is the leading supplier of event programming to the pay-per-view industry 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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