Viloria to attend Top Rank presser

13/12/2005

Viloria to attend Top Rank presser

PRESS RELEASE: Brian Viloria, the WBC light flyweight champion, will be at Top Rank's big 'Real Warriors' press conference on Wednesday which will include world welterweight champion Antonio Margarito and challenger Manuel 'Shot Gun' Gomez at the Aladdin Hotel-Casino in Las Vegas. The press conference will be in the lobby of the Theatre for the Performing Arts at the Aladdin. Margarito vs. Gomez and the 'Real Warriors' championship pay-per-view card is scheduled for Feb. 18.

Viloria is coming in from Hawaii where he has been working with the Ronald McDonald House charity for young children.

"Brian loves kids and obviously, he loves Hawaii," said manager Gary Gittelsohn who will be with Viloria at the Aladdin press conference.

Viloria will defend his WBC light flyweight title against Jose Antonio Aguirre. On the same card, Ivan 'Iron Boy' Calderon will defend his WBO minimumweight title and unbeaten Julio Cesar Chavez will box in a six-round bout on the PPV telecast.

Tickets priced at $200, $100, and $50, not including applicable services charges and live entertainment tax, will go on-sale Saturday, December 17 at 10am (PST) at the Aladdin Theatre Box Office, www.ticketmaster.com, and all Ticketmaster locations.  To charge by phone call Ticketmaster at (702) 474-4000.