PUERTO RICAN SUPERSTAR MIGUEL COTTO &
WBA SUPER WELTERWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPION AUSTIN TROUT TO HOST
NEW YORK PRESS CONFERENCE TO ANNOUNCE THEIR DECEMBER 1
WORLD TITLE FIGHT AT MADISON SQUARE GARDEN
WHICH WILL BE TELECAST LIVE ON SHOWTIME®
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 24 AT 12:30 P.M. ET – OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!
WHO: MIGUEL COTTO, Four-Time and Three-Division World Champion
AUSTIN TROUT,WBA Super Welterweight World Champion
HECTOR SOTO, Vice President of Miguel Cotto Promotions
OSCAR DE LA HOYA, President of Golden Boy Promotions
Four-Time and Three-Division World Champion Miguel Cotto and World Boxing Association (WBA) Super Welterweight World Champion Austin Trout will host a New York press conference to announce their December 1 world championship fight at Madison Square Garden in New York which will be telecast live by SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING.
WHEN: Monday, September 24
Doors open to press at 11:00 a.m. ET; press lunch to be served
Doors open to public at 11:30 a.m. ET
Press Conference to begin at 12:30 p.m. ET
WHERE: El Museo Del Barrio
1230 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10029
“Showdown: Cotto vs. Trout” is a 12 round battle between Four-Time and Three-Division World Champion Miguel Cotto and WBA Super Welterweight World Champion Austin Trout taking place on December 1 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. The event is promoted by Miguel Cotto Promotions and Golden Boy Promotions in association with Greg Cohen Promotions, sponsored by Corona and will be telecast live on SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING.
Tickets priced at $500, $300, $200, $100 and $50, not including applicable service charges and taxes, go on sale on Tuesday, September 25 at 1:00 p.m. ET. They can be purchased at the Madison Square Garden Box Office, all Ticketmaster outlets, Ticketmaster charge by phone (866-858-0008) and online at www.ticketmaster.com or www.thegarden.com.