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SAN FRANCISCO, August 28, 2014 — Superstar Manny Pacquiao(R) and New York’s undefeated (20-0) WBO Jr. Welterweight champion Chris Algieri(L) make a special appearance on “Yahoo Sports Talk Live” with host Jim Kozimor(ctr) at Comcast SportsNet Bay Area , Thursday on ‘Day Four’ of their worldwide tour.
Pacquiao and Algieri , along with their respective trainers Freddie Roach and Tim Lane, promoters Bob Arum, Joe DeGuardia and Artie Pelullo, and Ed Tracy, President and CEO of Sands China Ltd., are on a 27,273-Mile Media Tour, that began on Monday, August 25 at The Venetian Macao. The 12-day tour includes press conferences or public and private appearances scheduled for Macau, Shanghai, San Francisco, Las Vegas, Los Angeles and New York. (continue reading…)
LAS VEGAS, NV, August 2, 2014 — In a rough and tumble match marred by fouling on both sides, former World Lightweight champion Brandon Rios of Oxnard, Califiornia won in the ninth round when Diego Chaves of Buenos Aires was inexplicably disqualified by referee Vic Drakulich on Saturday night at the Chelsea in The Cosmopolitan venue.
LAS VEGAS, NV, August 1, 2014 — Former World Lightweight champion Brandon Rios of Oxnard,California, at left, and one-time interim world champion Diego Chaves of Buenos Aires weigh in ( Rios 147 lbs, Chaves 148 lbs) for their upcoming 10-round welterweight main event , Saturday, August 2 in the Chelsea at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas and televised on HBO Boxing After Dark®.
Promoted by Top Rank®, in association with Tecate, tickets to the Rios vs. Chaves / Vargas vs. Novikov world championship event are available for purchase at www.cosmopolitanlasvegas.com or through Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000 and www.ticketmaster.com. Tickets are priced at $50, $75, $100, $150 and $200.
MACAU, CHINA, July 19, 2014 — Gilberto “Zurdo” Ramirez (R) stops Junior Talipeau in the 1st round at The Venetian Macao Resort in Macau,China.
Photo of the Day: Undefeated Gilberto ‘Zurito’ Ramirez Preps for Showdown vs. Junior Talipeau in China!
MACAU, China, July 14, 2014, Macau, China — Undefeated (28-0) NABF/NABO super middleweight champion Gilberto “Zurdo” Ramirez of Mexico works out Monday for his upcoming 10-round title fight against Junior Talipeau on the “Champions of Gold” card with the main event return of two-time Chinese Olympic gold medalist and national icon Zou Shiming from the Cotai Arena at The Venetian Macao Resort in Macau,China. Both fights will be televised via same-day delay on HBO2, beginning at 5:00 p.m. ET/PT.
Promoted by Top Rank® and Sands China Ltd., in association with Tecate, All Star Boxing, Caribe Promotions and Foreman Boys Promotions, “Champions of Gold” will take place Saturday, July 19.