MARCOS MAIDANA, JOSESITO LOPEZ, ALFREDO ANGULO & ERISLANDY LARA TO HOLD LOS ANGELES PRESS CONFERENCE
TO DISCUSS THEIR JUNE 8 FIGHTS TAKING PLACE AT
THE HOME DEPOT CENTER IN CARSON, CALIF.
LIVE ON SHOWTIME®
MONDAY, MAY 13 AT 1:00 P.M. PT – LA FONDA RESTAURANT
WHO: MARCOS MAIDANA, WBA Intercontinental Welterweight Champion
JOSESITO LOPEZ, Top Rated Welterweight Contender
ALFREDO ANGULO, Top Rated Super Welterweight Contender
ERISLANDY LARA, Number One Rated WBC Super Welterweight Contender
OSCAR DE LA HOYA, President of Golden Boy Promotions
WBA Intercontinental Welterweight Champion Marcos “El Chino” Maidana, top rated super welterweight contender Josesito Lopez, top rated super welterweight contender Alfredo “El Perro” Angulo and number one rated WBC super welterweight contender Erislandy Lara will hold a Los Angeles press conference to discuss their respective June 8 bouts taking place at The Home Depot Center live on SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING® (10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT).
WHEN: Monday, May 13
12:00 p.m. PT – Media Arrival/Lunch
1:00 p.m. PT – Press Conference Begins
WHERE: La Fonda Restaurant
2501 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90057
Maidana vs. Lopez, a 12-round fight for Maidana’s WBA Intercontinental Championship will take place on Saturday, June 8 at The Home Depot Center in Carson, Calif. The event is promoted by Golden Boy Promotions, sponsored by Corona and AT&T and will be televised live on SHOWTIMECHAMPIONSHIP BOXING beginning at 10p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT. Also featured will be a 12-round super welterweight showdown between all-action warrior Alfredo “El Perro” Angulo and number one rated WBC super welterweight contender Erislandy Lara. SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING is available in Spanish on secondary audio programming (SAP). Maidana vs. Lopez is presented in association with Goossen Tutor Promotions and Thompson Boxing Promotions. Preliminary fights will air on SHOWTIME Extreme at 8 p.m. ET/PT (delayed on the West Coast).
CONTACTS: Ramiro Gonzalez/Monica Sears, Golden Boy Promotions: (213) 489-5631
Kelly Swanson/Lisa Milner, Swanson Communications: (202) 783-5500
Marylyn Aceves, Thompson Boxing Promotions: (213) 494-4929
Michael Roth, AEG: (213) 742-7155
Chris DeBlasio, Showtime Networks Inc.: (212) 708-1633
Annie Van Tornhout, Showtime Networks Inc.: (212) 708-1663
Nicole Chayet, Showtime Networks Inc.: (212) 708-7319
John Beyrooty/Matt Donovan, BZA/SHOWTIME: (562) 233-7477/(818) 462-5613
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