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SHOWTIME SPORTS® Takes Viewers into the Lives of Floyd Mayweather, Jr. and Canelo Alvarez with ALL ACCESS: Mayweather vs. Canelo
Four-Part Series Premieres Saturday, Aug. 24 at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT on SHOWTIME®
NEW YORK, August 15, 2013 — SHOWTIME Sports will offer the latest chapter of its award winning original documentary series ALL ACCESS in advance of the boxing event of the year – “THE ONE:Floyd Mayweather vs. Canelo Alvarez”. ALL ACCESS: Mayweather vs. Canelo will take viewers into the dramatic and often unpredictable lives of the two superstars at the epicenter of one of the biggest sporting events of the year. The series premieres Saturday, Aug. 24 at 10 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. PT on SHOWTIME, preceding the live SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING event headlined by Abner Mares vs. Jhonny Gonzalez.
“THE ONE: Mayweather vs. Canelo,” a four-fight SHOWTIME PPV® event, will take place Saturday, Sept. 14 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. (continue reading…)
It’s a Pro-Canelo Crowd On Final Stop of Nine-Day, 10-City Press Journey
Boxers Prepare to Get to Work For Their Record-Breaking Saturday, Sept. 14 Fight, Live on SHOWTIME PPV® From The MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas
LOS ANGELES, CA, July 3, 2013 — “THE ONE: MAYWEATHER VS. CANELO” press tour came to a spectacular conclusion Tuesday night before 10,000 energetic and enthusiastic fans at Nokia Plaza at L.A. LIVE.
Tempers didn’t exactly flare between Floyd Mayweather, Canelo Alvarez and their camps during the lively festivities that included loud music, a mariachi band and colorful streamers shot into the air, but, for the first time during the enormously successful nine-day, 10-city tour, the respective teams were less than completely complimentary of each other on stage. (continue reading…)
In San Antonio, Mayweather Hints at Fighting More Than Five More Times; Canelo Says He Will Not Be Intimidated
DEEP IN THE HEART OF TEXAS, July 2, 2013 — Fans remained the biggest winners as “THE ONE: MAYWEAHTER VS. CANELO” press tour continued Monday with two stops in Texas.
In Houston, a couple hundred fans began lining up at 3:00 a.m. for a press conference that started at 1:00 p.m. By the time the press conference officially commenced at Union Station At Minute Maid Park, home of the Houston Astros, an overflow crowd of over 1,000 fans had filled the stadium’s grand lobby to beyond capacity. (continue reading…)
Four Stops Left on Unprecedented 11-City, Nine-Day Tour
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO, July 1, 2013 — “THE ONE: Mayweather vs. Canelo” press tour continued on a beautiful summer Sunday in Mexico’s capital city where local police estimated that 32,000 excitable fans turned out at Monumento de los Niños Heroes to greet pound-for-pound boxing king Floyd Mayweather and national hero Canelo Alvarez.
Mexican television network Televisa covered the proceedings, which, like the previous six stops on this unprecedented press tour, was part press conference and part fan rally.
‘The One: Mayweather vs. Canelo’ September 14 Mega-Fight Closed Circuit Telecast Tickets at Aria, Mandalay Bay, Mirage and Monte Carlo Go on Sale Today at 7:00 PM ET/4:00 PM PT
Tickets For Viewing At New York-New York Go On Sale Monday, July 1 At 3:00 p.m. ET/Noon PT
Tickets For Telecast At MGM Grand On Sale Now
LAS VEGAS, NV, June 28, 2013 — Tickets for closed circuit telecasts of “THE ONE: Mayweather vs. Canelo,” the September 14 mega-fight betweenFloyd “Money” Mayweather and Canelo Alvarez which will be produced and distributed by SHOWTIME PPV® from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, at ARIA, Mandalay Bay, Mirage and Monte Carlo go on sale today at 7:00 p.m. ET/4:00 p.m. PT. Tickets for the closed circuit telecast at New York-New York will go on sale on Monday, July 1 at 3:00 p.m. ET/Noon PT
General admission tickets for the closed circuit telecasts are priced at $100, not including handling fees, and will be available at each individual property’s box office outlets and also will be available for purchase by phone with a major credit card at 866-799-7711. Closed circuit ticket sales are limited to eight (8) per person. Tickets for closed circuit viewing also are available through Ticketmaster by calling (800) 745-3000 or online at www.ticketmaster.com. (continue reading…)