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CHAMPION vs. CHAMPION!

CHAMPION vs. CHAMPION!

MANNY PACQUIAO vs. CHRIS ALGIERI

FIGHT WEEK IS FINALLY HERE!

U.S. MEDIA FIGHT WEEK SCHEDULE

(All Times Are Eastern Standard Time)

MACAO, CHINA (November 14, 2014) —

Boxing’s only eight-division world champion and Fighter of the Decade Congressman MANNY “Pacman” PACQUIAOwill defend his World Boxing Organization (WBO) welterweight title against New York’s undefeated WBO junior welterweight champion CHRIS ALGIERI, who besides having the greatest back-story in boxing  has also earned a 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 Rank® and Sands China Ltd., in association with MP Promotions, Joe DeGuardia’sStar Boxing, Banner Promotions and Tecate,the Pacquiao vs. Algieri world welterweight championship event will take place Next SaturdayNovember 22, atThe Venetian® 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.

U.S. MEDIA FIGHT WEEK SCHEDULE

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 19

MAIN EVENT FINAL PRESS CONFERENCE LIVE STREAM
  •          8:30 A.M.       Press Conference Begins (approximately)

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 21

OFFICIAL WEIGH-IN LIVE STREAM
  •      7:00 P.M.  Official PPV Card Weigh-In Begins

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 22

FIGHT NIGHT!
  •      7:00 p.m.  Red Carpet  Non-Televised bouts show begins
PACQUIAO VS. ALGIERI PRESENTED LIVE BY HBO PAY-PER-VIEW
  •          9:00 p.m.   Pay-Per-View telecast begins.  Full undercard plus main event.                          Contact your pay-per-view provider to order.
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            Promoted by Top Rank® and Sands China Ltd., in association with MP Promotions, Joe DeGuardia’sStar Boxing, Banner Promotions and Tecate, the Pacquiao-Algieri world welterweight championship event will take place Saturday, November 22, at The Venetian® Macao’s Cotai Arena, and will be produced and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-View®, beginning at 9:00 p.m. ET / 6:00 p.m. PT.
An all-new special “Under the Lights: Pacquiao-Algieri” debuts Tomorrow!  Saturday, November 15 at 11:45 p.m. (ET/PT) on HBO.

Before the Bell, Start the Fight atwww.trfightingwords.com

Replays of “24/7 Pacquiao/Algieri,” will air on HBO during the following days and times:  November 18(8:45 a.m.), 19 (6:00 p.m.), 21 (1:00 p.m. & 3:00 a.m.), and 22 (9:45 a.m.).  It is also available on the HBO On Demand® service, HBO GO® and atwww.hbo.com/boxing.
HBO2 playdates for 24/7:  November 19 (8:00 p.m.) and 21 (4:15 p.m. & 11:30 p.m.).
HBO Signature playdates for 24/7:  November 22 (5:30 p.m.).
All times are ET/PT.

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            For fight updates go to www.toprank.com, orwww.hbo.com/boxing, on Facebook at facebook.com/trboxing,facebook.com/trboxeo, or facebook.com/hboboxing, and on Twitter attwitter.com/trboxing, twitter.com/trboxeo, or twitter.com/hboboxing.  Use the Hashtag #PacAlgieri to join the conversation on Twitter.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION (Media):

TOP RANK

Lee Samuels:  702-378-1083 / Lee@toprank.com 

Ricardo Jimenez:  909-615 -3436 / Ricardoej@aol.com 

Fred Sternburg/Pacquiao:  303-548-0707 / TooFred@aol.com 

Ed Keenan:  609-399-1330 / Keenan@emcevents.com  

STAR BOXING

Dottie Raven:   718-823-2000 / pr@starboxing.com 

Joseph DelGenio   914 439-0097 / info@starboxing.com

BANNER PROMOTIONS

Marc Abrams: 856-287-7611 / marc@banner-promotions.com 

HBO PAY-PER-VIEW

Patrick Byrne:  212-512-1361 / Patrick.Byrne@hbo.com 

VENETIAN MACAU LIMITED

Mabel Wu: +853 8118 2268 / mabel.wu@sands.com.mo 

Carmina Ho: +853 8118 2051 / carmina.ho@sands.com.mo 

MEDIA CREDENTIALS

www.toprank.com/credentials 

ABOUT STAR BOXING ®    

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