PACQUIAO GETS REMATCH
“JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE!”
November 21, on ABC
CALIF. (November 16, 2012) – Juan Manuel Márquez, eat
your heart out!
a battle of pound for pound box office attractions, eight-division world
champion and Fighter of the Decade CONGRESSMAN MANNY PACQUIAO and
television’s late-night comedy king JIMMY KIMMEL will go mano a mallo for
the seventh time – more than any other
active fighter -- in their series of entertaining appearances together dating
back to November 3, 2009. Pacquiao
will appear on Jimmy Kimmel Live! Next
Wednesday ! November 21, on ABC, beginning at Midnight ET/PT. Sold
out for weeks, Wednesday’s episode will also feature comedian/actor Tim Allen and a musical performance by Flo Rida.
the self-proclaimed “lucky rabbit’s foot” of Pacman, has had the Filipino icon
on his show before every fight for the past three years, with the first
appearance taking place just one week before Pacquiao’s successful challenge of
then-WBO welterweight champion Miguel Cotto. It also marked Pacquiao's late night
network television debut. It was on that night that Pacquiao unveiled his
singing chops, belting out a rendition of the Dan Hill-penned hit ballad
"Sometimes When We Touch," a song Hill and Pacquiao later remade. The single
rose to No. 7 on the Secondary
Adult Contemporary Chart as measured by the Friday Morning Quarterback Album
Report (FMQB), where it spent four weeks in the Top-10 during the summer of
(53-4-2, 38 KOs), the lone congressional representative of the Sarangani
province in the Philippines, is in deep training for Act
Four of his exciting and fistoric rivalry with Márquez (54-6-1, 39 KOs), of
México City. Pacquiao and Márquez, who have won world
titles in 12 weight divisions between them, will go mano a mano and toe-to-toe
in a high-stakes welterweight showdown, Saturday, December 8, at the MGM Grand
Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nev.
Promoted by Top
Rank®, in association with MP
Promotions, Zanfer Promotions, Márquez Boxing, Tecate and
MGM Grand, Pacquiao-Márquez 4 will be produced
and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-View®.
editions of HBO’s all-access reality series 24/7 PACQUIAO/MARQUEZ 4 debut
on Saturdays – November 17 (12:15-12:45 a.m. ET/PT), November 24 (12:15-12:45 a.m. ET/PT), and December 1 (9:30-10:00 p.m. ET/PT) – while
the finale debuts Friday, December 7 (8:00-8:30 p.m. ET/PT), the night
before the high-stakes welterweight showdown. All four episodes will have
multiple replay dates on HBO, and the series will also be available on HBO On
Demand and HBO GO®.
tickets to Pacquiao-Márquez 4 are priced at
$1,200, $900, $600, $400, and $200. Ticket sales at $1,200, $900, $600 and $400
are limited to 10 per person and ticket sales at $200 are limited to two (2) per
person. To charge by phone with a major credit card, call Ticketmaster (800)
745-3000. Tickets also are available for purchase at www.mgmgrand.com or www.ticketmaster.com.
Pacquiao vs. Márquez 4 telecast, which begins at 9:00 p.m. ET / 6:00 p.m. PT,
will be produced and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-View and will be available
to more than 92 million pay-per-view homes. HBO Pay-Per-View, a division of Home
Box Office, Inc., is the leading supplier of event programming to the
pay-per-view industry. Follow HBO Boxing news at www.hbo.com and
at www.facebook.com/hboboxing. Use the hashtag
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updates, log on to www.toprank.com or www.hbo.com.