LAS VEGAS, NEV. – Congressman MANNY “Pacman” PACQUIAO and JUAN MANUEL MÁRQUEZ will embark on a three-city international media tour, beginning in Beverly Hills, Calif., This Monday! September 17, to officially announce and celebrate Pacquiao-Márquez 4 -- Act Four of their exciting and fistoric rivalry. Pacquiao and Márquez, who have won world titles in 12 weight divisions between them, will go mano a mano and toe-to-toe, Saturday, December 8, at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nev. Joining Pacquiao and Márquez on the tour will be their respective trainers, Freddie Roach and Ignacio “Nacho” Beristáin, and promoters Bob Arum, Todd duBoef and Fernando Beltrán.
Promoted by Top Rank®, in association with MP Promotions, Zanfer Promotions, Márquez Boxing, Tecate and MGM Grand, Pacquiao-Márquez 4 will be produced and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-View®.
The two top pound for pound fighters will begin their media tour on the West Coast with a news conference in Los Angeles, at The Beverly Hills Hotel, on Monday, September 17.
The Big Apple will serve as the final site for the U.S. portion of the Pacquiao-Marquez IV media tour on Wednesday, September 19 with a morning news conference at the Edison Ballroom in Times Square.
The media tour will conclude on Friday, September 21, in México City, where Pacquiao and Márquez will meet with tens of thousands of Márquez fans at the final press conference, which will be open to the public. Details will be released soon.