MARCOS "EL CHINO" MAIDANA AND CARLOS MOLINA TO MAKE APPEARANCES IN LOS ANGELES
SUNDAY, APRIL 27 AT 1 P.M. PT
FIESTA BROADWAY O'REILLY AUTO PARTS BOOTH
WHO: MARCOS MAIDANA, WBA Welterweight World Champion
CARLOS MOLINA, Junior Welterweight Contender
WHAT: Marcos "El Chino" Maidana and Carlos Molina will be signing autographs for the fans at
Fiesta Broadway in Los Angeles, Calif. just days before their respective May 3
SHOWTIME PPV� fights on "THE MOMENT: Mayweather vs. Maidana" at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.
WHEN: Sunday, April 27
1 p.m. PT - Fighter Appearances
WHERE: Fiesta Broadway
O'Reilly Auto Parts Booth
215 S. Broadway (Between W. 2nd St. and W. 3rd St. )
Los Angeles, CA 90012
FACTS: "THE MOMENT: Mayweather vs. Maidana," isa 12-round world championship unification
bout for Mayweather and Maidana's respective 147-pound titles. This is the third fight of Mayweather's lucrative multi-fight deal with Showtime Networks Inc. THE MOMENT is promoted by Mayweather Promotions and Golden Boy Promotions and sponsored by Corona, O'Reilly Auto Parts and AT&T. In the co-main event, Amir Khan faces Luis Collazo in a 12-round bout for the vacant WBC silver welterweight world title. The pay-per-view undercard also features a 10-round junior welterweight fight between Adrien Broner and Carlos Molina as well as a 10-round super middleweight bout featuring J'Leon Love vs. Marco Antonio Periban. The event will be produced and distributed live by SHOWTIME PPV (9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT) will be available in Spanish via secondary audio programming (SAP).
TICKETS: Tickets priced at $1,500, $1,000 and $750 are still available, not including applicable
service charges and taxes. Tickets $550 and $350 are sold out. Tickets are limited to eight (8) per person. To charge by phone with a major credit card, call Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000. Tickets also are available at www.mgmgrand.com or www.ticketmaster.com.
Six MGM Resorts properties will host live closed circuit telecast of THE MOMENT: Bellagio, ARIA, MGM Grand, Mandalay Bay, The Mirage and Monte Carlo. General admission tickets for the closed circuit telecasts are priced at $75, not including handling fees, and are available for purchase at each individual property's box office outlets and by phone with a major credit card at 866-799-7711 or at www.mgmgrand.com. Select properties also will sell tickets through Ticketmaster by calling (800) 745-3000 or by purchasing online at www.ticketmaster.com. "THE MOMENT" will also be broadcast on nearly 520 select movie theaters across the country. Tickets are available at participating theater box offices and online at www.FathomEvents.com.
Kelly Swanson/Lisa Milner/Flo Jocou, Swanson Communications/Mayweather Promotions:
Nicole Craig, Mayweather Promotions: (702) 807-1788
Marylyn Aceves/Ramiro Gonzalez, Golden Boy Promotions: (213) 489-5631
Amir Rashid, Khan Promotions: +44 (0)7900 184 077
Saj Mohamed/Tahir Khan, Khan Promotions: +44 (0)1204 535 332
Scott Ghertner, MGM Resorts International: (702) 891-1838
Chris DeBlasio, Showtime Networks Inc.: (212) 708-1633
Annie Kruger, Showtime Networks Inc.: (212) 708-1663
John Beyrooty/Matt Donovan, BZA/SHOWTIME: (562) 233-7477/(818) 462-5613
Media Credentials: www.magnamedia.com