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PACQUIAO VS. ALGIERI 27,000-MILE MEDIA TOUR STARTS MONDAY

By Press Release | August 20, 2014
PACQUIAO VS. ALGIERI 27,000-MILE MEDIA TOUR STARTS MONDAY

Fighter of the Decade Congressman MANNY "Pacman" PACQUIAO, boxing 's only eight-division world champion, defends his World Boxing Organization (WBO) welterweight title against New York's undefeated WBO junior welterweight champion CHRIS ALGIERI, who has Bachelor of Science degree in Health Care Management, a Masters degree in Clinical Nutrition and a Ph.D. in Upsets Inside the Ring.  Promoted by Top RankĀ® and Sands China Ltd., in association with MP Promotions, Joe DeGuardia's Star Boxing, Banner Promotions and Tecate,the Pacquiao vs. Algieri world welterweight championship event will take place Saturday, November 22, at The VenetianĀ® Macao's Cotai Arena.  It will be produced and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-Viewbeginning at 9:00 p.m. ET / 6:00 p.m. PT.  

Pacquiao (56-4-3), the Filipino icon, and Algieri (20-0), the scholar fighter, along with their respective trainers Freddie Roach and Tim Lane, promoters Bob Arum, Joe DeGuardia and Artie Pelullo, and Ed Tracy, President and CEO of Sands China Ltd., will embark on a 27,273-Mile Media Tour, beginning on Monday, August 25 at The Venetian Macao, the 12-day tour includes press conferences or public and private appearances scheduled for Shanghai, San Francisco, Las Vegas, Los Angeles and New York.

PACQUIAO  vs.  ALGIERI INTERNATIONAL MEDIA TOUR ITINERARY
(All Times Are Local)

MONDAY, AUGUST 25 -  2:00 P.M.
Macao Press Conference

TUESDAY, AUGUST 26 -  2:00 P.M.
Shanghai Press Conference

FRIDAY, AUGUST 29 - 1:00 to 8:00 P.M.
Media Day with the San Francisco Giants
AT&T Park in San Francisco

SATURDAY, AUGUST 30
Private Event
The Venetian Las Vegas

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 1 - 4:00 to 5:30 P.M.
Dodger Stadium
Manny Pacquiao Throws Out the First Pitch for Dodgers vs. Nationals

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 3 - 11:00 A.M.
Los Angeles Press Conference

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 4 - 10:30 A.M.
New York Press Conference

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 4 - 4:00 P.M.
Ringing of the Closing Bell
New York Stock Exchange

Details on all the events will be forthcoming via specific alerts.

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