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Superstar Manny Pacquiao relaxes in his
suite surrounded by family and friends after arriving in Las Vegas Monday
night. Pacquiao is in town for his upcoming 12-round welterweight world
championship unification mega-fight against Floyd Mayweather.
MANNY “PACMAN” PACQUIAO
Tomorrow! Tuesday, April 28 at 11 A.M. PT
Mandalay Bay’s South Convention Center – Bayside C
Fighter of the Decade,
eight-division world champion and boxing superhero Congressman MANNY
“Pacman” PACQUIAO (57-5-2, 38 KOs) will host a free fan rally celebrating
the kickoff of Fight Week for his May 2 welterweight world championship
unification battle against undefeated FLOYD “Money” MAYWEATHER JR. (47-0,
26 KOs), Tomorrow! Tuesday, April 28, at Mandalay Bay in Bayside C,
located on the first floor of the South Convention Center, beginning at
11:00 a.m. PT. Doors will open at 10:00 a.m.
CANELO ALVAREZ AND JAMES KIRKLAND MEDIA
CONFERENCE CALL TRANSCRIPT
Oscar De La Hoya
Thank you very much to all the press. We are excited to be on this conference call. We are just a little less then 2 weeks away from Canelo-Kirkland which will be a 12-round super welterweight showdown. It would be and it should be an explosive night, one to remember, live from Minute Maid Park in Houston. Tickets are going extremely well. Tickets are still available, so I urge you to get your tickets fast as we expect a sellout crowd.
Even though the MGM Grand Garden Arena and all seats at Las Vegas closed
circuit locations are sold out for the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight, there
are still some fight week events open to the public.
A full lineup of present and future boxing stars is set to entertain the
MGM Grand Garden Arena crowd in pay-per-view and non-televised action
before the history making welterweight showdown between Floyd “Money”
Mayweather and Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao on Saturday, May 2.
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Talk about a winning, knockout daily double! From the main event on horse
racing’s biggest day of the year to the main event of boxing’s most
anticipated matchup in decades, Saturday May 2, promises to be a
fast-paced, hard-hitting and special day for sports fans around the world.
Heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko defeats Bryant Jennings in his
return to the U.S.
IBF/WBA/WBO/IBO heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko (64-3, 54 KOs) won a twelve round unanimous decision over previously unbeaten Bryant Jennings (19-1, 10 KOs) Saturday night at Madison Square Garden in New York.
Welterweight Sadam Ali unimpressive in his defeat of Francisco Santana. The judges once again prove what is really wrong with boxing with lop sided score cards.
by Eric Duran
Undefeated Heavyweight Charles Martin stops Tom Dallas at 2:57 of the 1st round. A right hook from Martin opened up a cut over the eye of Dallas. Moments later a crushing right hand from Martin stunned Dallas and the referee stepped in to stop the action.
Martin improves to 21-0-1, 19 KO's while Dallas drops to 17-5.
Raging Babe Soiree benefiting the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame on April 29 in Las Vegas
The Raging Babe Soiree: Reaching New Heights presented by RAGING BABE will take place on April 29, 2015, just three days before the fight of the century, Mayweather vs Pacquiao. Over 100 of boxing's most prestigious and influential women have been invited to attend this exclusive event. The Raging Babe Soiree will be held at Chayo Mexican Kitchen + Tequila Bar, located in The Linq Promenade in Las Vegas. After dinner, the women of boxing will take in the best views of Las Vegas aboard the world's tallest observation wheel, the High Roller which features 28 spherical passenger cabins which can accommodate up to 40 passengers each, and is illuminated with dynamic multicolored LED lights nightly. Concluding the night with custom cupcakes from Sprinkles Cupcakes.
"I'm amazed at how far this event has come," said Michelle Rosado, CEO of Raging Babe. "There were only about 30 invitees at our first event in 2013 and now, two years later, we have over 100 invitees and this is our 'night out' to celebrate our accomplishments. Each event we strive to continue developing a strong network and camaraderie amongst these amazing women in professional boxing. It is something that cannot be duplicated."
The event's honoree is Michelle Corrales-Lewis, COO of the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame and widow of champion boxer, Diego "Chico" Corrales.
Hosting will be
"The First Lady of Boxing" and Boxing Insider correspondent. "I am
thrilled to once again be joining forces with Michelle Rosado to host the
premier female boxing event of the fight weekend. It's a pleasure to do
something to benefit the NVBHOF and give the women in a boxing an event of
their own," stated Kallen.
Caesars Palace became renowned around the world as the “Home of Champions” because of the quality of fight cards it hosted over the years.
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