Top Rank Boxing Live – Bob Arum and Top Rank Boxing are in Las Vegas this week for Saturday’s big Manny Pacquiao vs Jessie Vargas pay-per-view offering. The fights are at the Thomas and Mack Center and Wednesday say Arum hold court at the Wynn Hotel and Resorts as he presented the main event fighters to the press.
Thursday sees the tireless Arum hosting a second press conference where the 6 fighters in the three other world title fights will be presented to the public. Earlier this week, Arum took special note of the fact that these three world title fights feature fighters from 6 different countries, a sign of boxing’s international appeal.
The co-featured bout of the evening sees WBO super bantamweight champion Nonito Donaire of the Philippines taking on America’s Jessie Magdaleno. WBO world featherweight champion Oscar Valdez of Mexico faces the challenge of Japan’s Hiroshige Osawa and to get the festivities started off on the pay-per-view China’s Zou Shiming faces Thailand’s Prasitsak Phaprom.
All six fighters are live at the Thursday press conferences and as always, our TBC man on the ground Marcelino Castillo is sending us the live feed. Enjoy.
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Check out the footage of yesterdays’s Manny Pacquiao vs Jessie Vargas press conference right here at The Boxing Channel.
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China’s Zou Shiming is a two time Olympic Gold Medalist and TR sees him as a major factor in opening the vast Asian market.