PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Are you ready for the fight?
Eleven-time world champion Floyd Mayweather and eight-division world champion Manny Pacquiao will host a kickoff press conference on Wednesday, March 11th at 4:30 p.m. at Nokia Theatre at L.A. Live in Los Angeles, California to formally announce their welterweight world championship unification bout. The fight will take place on Saturday, May 2nd at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.READ MORE: Here Is Where The Pennsylvania Primary Race For The Senate Seat Stands
The press conference is not open to the public and it’s the only media event scheduled to promote the Mayweather vs Pacquiao fight.READ MORE: Police: Man Allegedly Killed In West Philly Shooting By Girlfriend's Ex-Boyfriend
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