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Canelo Alvarez & Austin Trout Host Open-to-the-Public 2 Day Press Tour in Texas

by on Mar.12, 2013, under Boxing News

Wednesday, March 13th in San Antonio and Thursday, March 14 in Houston and McAllen

Announcing Their WBC & WBA Super Welterweight  World Championship Unification on Saturday, April 20th at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas that will be Televised Live on Showtime!



WHO: CANELO ALVAREZ, WBC Super Welterweight Champion

AUSTIN TROUT, WBA Super Welterweight World Champion

OSCAR DE LA HOYA, President of Golden Boy Promotions

JESSE JAMES LEIJA,Former Two-Time World Champion & Texas Boxing Legend



WBC Super Welterweight World Champion Canelo Alvarez and WBA Super Welterweight World Champion Austin “No Doubt” Trout will visit three Texas cities on a two-day press tour to officially announce their WBC and WBA Super Welterweight World Championship Unification bout set for Saturday, April 20 at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas which will be televised live on SHOWTIME.



Wednesday, March 13


2:00 p.m. CT Alamodome (Arena Floor)

100 Montana St.

San Antonio, TX 78205


Thursday, March 14


11:00 a.m. CT PlazAmericas Mall – Lower Level Stage Area (Inside)

7500 Bellaire Blvd.

Houston, TX 77036



3:30 p.m. CT McAllen Convention Center

700 Convention Center Blvd.

McAllen, TX 78501



Canelo vs. Trout, a 12-round WBC and WBA Super Welterweight World Championship Unification fight, is promoted by Golden Boy Promotions, Canelo Promotions and Leija & Battah Promotions and sponsored by Corona andAT&T. The fight will air live on SHOWTIME and is presented in association with Greg Cohen Promotions.



Tickets priced at $300, $150, $100, $50, $25 and $10, plus applicable taxes, fees and services charges go on sale on Wednesday, March 13 at 2:00 p.m. CT and will be available for purchase at the Alamodome box office, online at, all Ticketmaster locations or by calling (800) 745-3000.


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