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Pacquiao-Marquez 4 fact sheet; Porras vs. Nieves



12 Rounds – Welterweight

MANNY PACQUIAO vs. JUAN MANUEL MÁRQUEZ

Eight-Division World Champion Four-Division World Champion

General Santos City, Philippines México City, México

54-4-2, 38 KOs 54-6-1, 39 KOs

12 Rounds – WBA Interim Super Featherweight World Championship

YURIORKIS GAMBOA vs. MICHAEL FARENAS

Former World Featherweight Champion Paranque, Philippines

Miami, Florida 33-3-4, 25 KOs

21-0, 16 KOs

12 Rounds – WBA Interim Featherweight World Championship

JAVIER FORTUNA vs. PATRICK HYLAND

WBA No. 2 Ranked Featherweight WBA No. 6 Ranked Featherweight

La Romana, Dominican Republic Dublin Ireland

20-0, 15 KOs 27-0, 12 KOs

12 Rounds – IBF Lightweight World Championship

MIGUEL VAZQUEZ vs. MERCITO GESTA

IBF Lightweight Champion IBF No. 5 Ranked Lightweight

Guadalajara, México Cebu, Philippines

32-3, 13 KOs 26-0-1, 14 KOs

* * Special Attraction, Jose Ramirez, 2012 Olympian, Pro Debut * *

When: Saturday, December 8, 2012

Where: MGM Grand Garden Arena

MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada

Tickets: Remaining tickets to Pacquiao-Márquez 4 are priced at $1,200, $900, $600, $400 (limited to 10 per person) and $200 (limited to 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.

Television: PACQUIAO-MARQUEZ 4 will be produced and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-View®, beginning at 9:00 p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. PT in HD where available.

Promoter: PACQUIAO-MARQUEZ 4 will be promoted by Top Rank®, in association with MP Promotions, Zanfer Promotions, Márquez Boxing, Tecate and MGM Grand.

Glenn Porras vs. Jose Nieves for WBO Intercontinental Bantamweight Title Dec, 7

November 29, 2012 – Gary Shaw Productions bantamweight contender, Glenn Porras (28-3, 17 KOs) from M’lang, Cotabato (Del Norte) Philippines, will fight Jose Nieves (20-2-3, 9 KOs) of Carolina, Puerto Rico, for the WBO Intercontinental bantamweight title. The 10-round bout will take place at the Civic Center in Kissimmee, Florida on December 7, 2012.

“Porras is on fire of late going undefeated since 2008,” said Gary Shaw. “He’s been fighting at an incredible level over the last four years and he’s ready to make a statement against Nieves. I expect a great performance from him on December 7th.”

Porras is riding a 15-fight winning streak, knocking out over half of those opponents during this remarkable stretch. A win against Nieves will get him closer to a world title shot.

“I’m ready to represent my country of the Philippines when I fight for the second time the United States,” said Glenn Porras. “I feel my career is about to take off with my promoter Gary Shaw. Together I know we can go far. I’ll be ready for a world title shot in 2013″