FRIDAY, MAY 22 AT 1 P.M. ET
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!
BOSTON MAYOR MARTIN WALSH TO ATTEND
WHO: ANDRE DIRRELL, Super Middleweight Contender
JAMES DEGALE, Super Middleweight Contender
EDWIN RODRIGUEZ, Light Heavyweight Contender
CRAIG BAKER, Light Heavyweight Contender
MARTIN WALSH, Mayor of Boston
WHAT: Premier Boxing Champions on NBC fighters will hold their official weigh-in
before they enter the ring on Saturday, May 23 at Boston’s Agganis Arena.
EVENT IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!
WHEN: Friday, May 22
1 p.m. ET – Weigh-In Begins
WHERE: Faneuil Hall
1 Faneuil Hall Square
(In front of Sam Adams Statue at corner of Congress & North Streets – backside of Faneuil Hall)
Note: Should inclement weather occur, the weigh-in will move inside Boston City Hall (3rd Floor)
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The Saturday, May 23 edition of Premier Boxing Champions on NBC features Andre Dirrell (24-1, 16 KOs) and James DeGale (20-1, 14 KOs) in a 12-round super middleweight showdown and Edwin Rodriguez (26-1, 17 KOs) vs. Craig Baker (16-0, 12 KOs) in 10-round light heavyweight match up. Tickets for the live event, which is promoted by DiBella Entertainment in association with Murphys Boxing, are priced at $250, $200, $100, $75, $50 and $35, not including applicable service charges and taxes, and are on sale now. Tickets are available at www.ticketmaster.com. To charge by phone, call Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000. Live coverage of this special Memorial Day weekend afternoon edition of PBC on NBC starts at 4:30 p.m. ET/1:30 p.m. PT on NBC and goes until 6:00 pm. ET/3:00 p.m. PT when the action switches over to NBCSN from 6:00 p.m. ET/3:00 p.m. PT until 7:00 p.m. ET/4:00 p.m. PT.
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