**OPEN TO THE PUBLIC**
WHO: FLOYD MAYWEATHER, Eight-Time and Five-Division World Champion.
CANELO ALVAREZ, Super WelterweightWorld Champion.
LEONARD ELLERBE, CEO, Mayweather Promotions.
OSCAR DE LA HOYA, President, Golden Boy Promotions.
RICHARD SCHAEFER, CEO, Golden Boy Promotions.
STEPHEN ESPINOZA, Executive Vice President & General Manager, SHOWTIME Sports®.
WHAT: FLOYD "MONEY" MAYWEATHER and CANELO ALVAREZ will hold a press
conference at The Alamo to discuss their Super Welterweight World Championship fight
taking place Saturday, Sept. 14 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The fight
will be produced and distributed live by SHOWTIME PPV®.
Please note: This event is OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. Fans are encouraged to arrive early.
WHEN: Monday, July 1
5:00 p.m. CT - Media Arrival/Check-In
6:00 p.m. CT - Press Conference Begins
WHERE: The Alamo
300 Alamo Plaza
San Antonio, TX 78205
NOTE: SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS: ACCREDITED MEDIA MEMBERS ONLY. You must have valid press ID for admittance.
FACTS: "THE ONE: MAYWEATHER VS. CANELO" , a 12-round fight for Canelo’s WBC,
WBA and Ring Magazine Super Welterweight World Championships and Mayweather’s
WBA Super Welterweight Super World Championship taking place Saturday, Sept. 14 at the
MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, is promoted by Mayweather Promotions, Golden
Boy Promotions and Canelo Promotions and sponsored by Corona, O’Reilly Auto Parts and
Valvoline. The mega-event will be produced and distributed live by SHOWTIME PPV®
beginning at 9:00 p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. PT. The event can be heard in Spanish using secondary
audio programming (SAP).
TICKETS: Less than 24 hours after going on sale on Tuesday, June 25, the event was sold out. Six
MGM Resorts properties will host live closed circuit telecasts of "THE ONE." Properties
showcasing the event include ARIA, MGM Grand, Mandalay Bay, The Mirage, Monte Carlo
and New York, New York. General admission tickets for the closed circuit telecasts are
priced at $100, not including handling fees, and will be available for purchase at each
individual property’s box office outlets and also will be available for purchase by phone with
a major credit card at 866-799-7711. Closed circuit ticket sales are limited to eight (8) per person. Tickets also will be available through Ticketmaster by calling (800) 745-3000 or
online at www.ticketmaster.com. Tickets for closed circuit viewing at MGM Grand go on
sale Friday, June 28 at 3:00 p.m. ET/Noon PT. Information regarding availability of closed
circuit tickets at the five other properties will be announced in the near future.
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