It’s fight week! And, there’s nothing like the week before a megafight in Las Vegas. As usual there will be a full week of festivities leading up to the big Pacquiao-Marquez showdown on Saturday.
The fighters are scheduled to have their Grand Arrivals on Tuesday in the MGM Grand Hotel Lobby. Fight fans are welcome to come and greet the fighters. Marquez will arrive at noon and Pacman will be there at 12:30PM.
On Wednesday, starting at 2PM in the MGM Grand Hotel Lobby some of the undercard fighters will conduct workouts for the media and the public. First up at 2PM is Patrick Hyland, at 2:20PM is Jose Ramirez, at 3PM is Mercito Gesta and at 3:30PM is Yuriorkis Gamboa.
On Thursday night Top Rank will present a live fight card featuring lightweight Raymundo Beltran against Ji-Hoon Kim at the Mirage Hotel & Casino.
On Friday is the official weigh-in at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. Doors open at noon and the fighters will be on the scale at 2:30PM. This event is free, open to the public and always exciting.
On Friday night, Top Rank keeps the live action coming with a live card at the Texas Station Gambling Hall & Casino featuring welterweight Jessie Vargas vs. Vito Gasparyan.