Manny Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez will embark on a three-city international media tour, beginning Monday in Beverly Hills, Calif. to officially announce Pacquiao-Marquez 4. Pacquiao and Marquez, who have won world titles in 12 weight divisions between them, will collide on December 8 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Joining Pacquiao and Marquez on the tour will be their respective trainers, Freddie Roach and Ignacio “Nacho” Beristain, and promoters Bob Arum, Todd duBoef and Fernando Beltran.
Promoted by Top Rank in association with MP Promotions, Zanfer Promotions, Marquez Boxing, Tecate and MGM Grand, Pacquiao-Marquez 4 will be produced and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-View.
The Big Apple will serve as the other site for the U.S. portion of the Pacquiao-Marquez IV media tour on Wednesday, September 19 with a morning news conference and the media tour will conclude on Friday in Mexico City, where Pacquiao and Marquez will meet with tens of thousands of Marquez fans at the final press conference, which will be open to the public.