PAULIE MALIGNAGGI PLUS FIGHTERS ON “DANNY GARCIA VS. ROD SALKA” CARD MEET AND GREET FANS ON CONEY ISLAND BEFORE THEY FIGHT THIS SATURDAY, AUG. 9 AT BARCLAYS CENTER IN BROOKLYN, NEW YORK LIVE ON SHOWTIME®
Photo credit: Rich Kane – Hogan Photos/Golden Boy Promotions
BROOKLYN, N.Y. (Aug. 4, 2014) – To kick off fight week in Brooklyn, former world champion and SHOWTIME Sports® analyst Paulie Malignaggi plus fighters on the “Danny Garcia vs. Rod Salka” fight card met fans and signed autographs at the Nets Shop on Coney Island Sunday afternoon.
Joining Malignaggi was Daniel “Miracle Man” Jacobs, Edgar “El Camacho” Santana, Sadam “World Kid” Ali,Zachary “Zungry” Ochoa and “Sir” Marcus Browne, all of who fight this Saturday, Aug. 9 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. .
Fighters took advantage of the day on Coney Island as Jacobs and Browne rode the Thunderbolt roller coaster at Luna Park. In the evening, Jacobs threw out the ceremonial first pitch at the Brooklyn Cyclones game at MCU Park.
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“GARCIA VS. SALKA,” a 10-round welterweight bout on Saturday, Aug. 9,
is promoted by Golden Boy Promotions and sponsored by Corona and AT&T. In the co
main event, promoted by Golden Boy Promotions in association with Dibella
Entertainment, IBF Junior Welterweight World Champion Lamont Peterson puts his title
on the line against Edgar Santana in a 12-round championship bout. Opening the
telecast, promoted by Golden Boy Promotions in association with Greg Cohen
Promotions, Brooklyn’s own Daniel Jacobs takes on Jarrod Fletcher for the vacant WBA
Middleweight World Title. The event will take place at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY,
will air live on SHOWTIME (9 p.m. ET/PT) and will be available in Spanish via
secondary audio programming (SAP).
Tickets priced at $250, $125, $75, $50 and $25, plus applicable taxes and service charges