Canelo Alvarez and Erislandy Lara will officially announce their summer showdown on Showtime, July 12 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, by heading out on a four-city press conference. The pair will hit the road and visit Los Angeles, San Antonio, New York City, and then Puerto Rico, from May 6th – May 9th, to promote the marquee event.
Here are the details for each event:
LOS ANGELES – Tuesday, May 6 – OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!
El Pueblo Historical Monument
1 p.m. PT – Press Conference Begins
SAN ANTONIO – Wednesday, May 7 – OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!
Downtown Historic Market Square
1 p.m. CT – Press Conference Begins
NEW YORK CITY – Thursday, May 8- OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!
Hard Rock Times Square
1:30 p.m. ET – Press Conference Begins
PUERTO RICO – Friday, May 9- OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!
The Ritz-Carlton, San Juan
1 p.m. AST – Press Conference Begins
So, it looks like next week we’ll have all kinds of updates for you on the Canelo vs. Lara fight, and the opening quotes and photos from the fighters and their teams. This should be a great bout, and it looks like they’re giving it a huge promotional push. Stay tuned and keep on checking back right here at ProBoxing-Fans.com for the latest boxing news and more coverage on Canelo Alvarez vs. Erislandy Lara.