Chavez vs Martinez HBO PPV Media Tour Announced

LAS VEGAS, NEV. – Undefeated World Boxing Council (WBC) middleweight champion and Son of the Legend, JULIO CÉSAR CHÁVEZ JR., and two-division world champion SERGIO MARTINEZ, along with their promoters Bob Arum, Fernando Beltran and Lou DiBella, will embark on a four-city / two-nation international media tour to promote their eagerly-awaited Méxican Independence Day middleweight championship battle, beginning on Tuesday, July 10. Chávez Jr. vs. Martinez will take place Saturday, September 15, at the Thomas & Mack Center, on the campus of the University of Nevada at Las Vegas.  It will be produced and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-View®, beginning at 9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PT.   

Details are still being worked out, but the tour cities and dates have been set:


July 10 – Los Angeles

July 11 – Las Vegas

July 12 – New York

July 13 – México City

Promoted by Top Rank, Zanfer Promotions and DiBella Entertainment, in association with Wynn Resorts, AT&T and Tecate, tickets to the Chávez Jr. vs. Martinez Middleweight Championship Event will go on sale Thursday, July 12 at 3 p.m. ET / Noon PT.  Priced at $600, $400, $200, $100, $75, $50 and $25, they can be purchased at the Thomas & Mack Center box office and Town Square Las Vegas Concierge. Tickets can also be purchased online at  To charge by telephone call (702) 739-FANS.     

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by mushahadeen on 06-29-2012

[QUOTE=The Smash;12289918]46 have tried and 46 have failed. Martinez will never be #1, but he can be #47.[/QUOTE] Sergio is more like #46.5, if you know what I mean...

Comment by brains4boxing on 06-29-2012

if martinez beats chavez.....this is the big mega fight for floyd if he can go 2 154........

Comment by The Smash on 06-29-2012

46 have tried and 46 have failed. Martinez will never be #1, but he can be #47.

Comment by Luffy on 06-29-2012

[QUOTE=mathed;12289302]Where will all you be when Sergio breaks him down? :dunno:[/QUOTE] still here i got no problem with jr losing. im calling out all the haters that said that this fight would never happen cuz jr was being protected or…

Comment by EdMon917 on 06-29-2012

Culero Chavez better not pull out.

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