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Canelo vs. Trout: 3,000 Additional Seats Now Added

San Antonio, Texas - Even with approximately 33,000 tickets already purchased for the WBA, WBC and Ring Magazine Super Welterweight World Championship Unification bout between WBC Super Welterweight World Champion Canelo Alvarez and WBA Super Welterweight Champion Austin "No Doubt" Trout on Saturday, April 20 at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas, tickets are still in extremely high demand.  As a result, two bleacher packages will be added to the existing set-up allowing for additional seating for over 3,000 people.  Newly created seating will be available for purchase at the Alamodome box office on Monday, April 15 at noon CT.

"We are thrilled that the fans have responded in such an incredible fashion to this amazing match-up," said Golden Boy Promotions President Oscar De La Hoya.  "There is no doubt the Alamodome is going to be electric on April 20.  I for one can't wait to be there and it's clear that tens of thousands of fans can't wait either."

Newly released seating priced at $150 and $100, plus applicable taxes, fees and services charges, with a ticket limit of eight per person, will only be available for purchase at the Alamodome box office and go on sale Monday, April 15 at noon CT.

Canelo vs. Trout, a 12-round Super Welterweight World Championship Unification fight for Canelo's WBC title, Trout's WBA title and the vacant Ring Magazine title, is promoted by Golden Boy Promotions, Canelo Promotions and Leija & Battah Promotions and sponsored by Corona and AT&T.  The co-main event will be a 10-round fight between undefeated prospects Omar Figueroa Jr. of Weslaco, Texas and Abner Cotto of Caguas, Puerto Rico for the vacant WBC Silver Lightweight Championship which is presented in association with Miguel Cotto Promotions.  The fights will air live on SHOWTIME at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT with Canelo vs. Trout being presented in association with Greg Cohen Promotions.  SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING® is available in Spanish on secondary audio programming (SAP).  Preliminary fights will air on SHOWTIME EXTREME at 8 p.m. ET/PT (delayed on the West Coast).

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by jbpanama on 04-13-2013

This is the same Venue, where Sweet Pea got Jobbed by J.C. Chavez? The last Mexican to lose in the area was Santa Ana!!!

Comment by Enzo Mc is SHIT on 04-13-2013

It's annoying how some people are so obsessed with one guy being more popular than another that they don't see that 35,000 people going and watching boxing is great for the sport, whatever price they pay.

Comment by wizard king on 04-13-2013

Don't see how alot people think trout is a good boxer,he beat a shot under size cotto and now he is p4p fighter. People have seriously for got about Molina and Lara

Comment by Check on 04-13-2013

Yes, a lot of tickets were cheap but I don't see how anyone can truly hate on that. It's a great thing to see large crowds in this sport and certainly helps boost interest.

Comment by juan_lopez21 on 04-13-2013

I personally didnt think that Canelo would step up to the plate and fight a true boxer like Trout but he did. This tells me that he is not scared and this fight will show if Canelo really is the…

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