PACQUIAO, ALGIERI HIT THE ROAD TO PROMOTE NOV. 22ND FIGHT
Press Release: Manny Pacquiao, boxing superstar and WBO welterweight champion, and his next opponent Chris Algieri, the WBO junior welterweight titleholder, will embark on a 27,273-mile media tour, beginning on Monday, August 25th at The Venetian Macao in China. The 12-day tour includes press conferences or appearances scheduled for Shanghai, San Francisco, Las Vegas, Los Angeles and New York. Joining Pacquiao and Algieri on the tour will be their respective trainers, Freddie Roach and Tim Lane, and promoters Bob Arum, Joe DeGuardia and Artie Pelullo. The fight itself will take place Saturday, November 22nd at The Venetian Macao's Cotai Arena. It will be produced and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-View.