Final Presser Today for HBO Boxing After Dark Tripleheader
Fight Network Staff / January 17, 2013 - 11:45am
NEW YORK (January 17, 2013) -- Fight Week for the big World Championship Tripleheader in The Theater at Madison Square Garden continues Today! Thursday, January 17, with the Final Press Conference Luncheon in the Madison Square Garden Theater Lobby (Media Entrance is through the Theater doors, located at 32nd St. and 7th Ave., next to the box office.) Lunch will be served at 11:30 a.m. with the press conference beginning at Noon ET. The fighters and their teams will be available for interviews.
ORLANDO "Siri" SALIDO will defend his World Boxing Organization (WBO) featherweight title against undefeated No. 1 contender MIKEY GARCIA; undefeated World Boxing Association (WBA) / International Boxing Organization (IBO) middleweight champion GENNADY "GGG" GOLOVKIN will look to extend his reign into its third year against world-rated contender "King" GABRIEL ROSADO; and two-time WBO junior lightweight champion ROMAN "Rocky" MARTINEZ will put it all on the line when he goes mano a mano with No. 1 contender JUAN CARLOS "Mini" BURGOS. All three fights will be televised live on HBO Boxing After Dark®, Saturday, January 19, beginning at 9:45 p.m. ET/PT.
These six warriors have a combined record of 170-18-3 (123 KOs) -- a winning percentage of 89% and a victory by knockout ratio of 72%.
Promoted by Top Rank® and K2 Promotions, in association with Tecate and Madison Square Garden, remaining tickets, priced at $200, $100, $50 and $25, are currently available for purchase at the Madison Square Garden Box Office, all Ticketmaster outlets, Ticketmaster charge by phone (866-858-0008) and online at www.ticketmaster.com or www.thegarden.com.
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