UNIFIED SUPER LIGHTWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPION DANNY GARCIA TO HOLD PHILADELPHIA MEDIA WORKOUT IN ADVANCE OF HIS AUGUST 9 BOUT AGAINST ROD SALKA AT BARCLAYS CENTER IN BROOKLYN, NY LIVE ON SHOWTIME®
WEDNESDAY, JULY 30 AT 1 P.M. ET
WHO: DANNY GARCIA, Unified Super Lightweight World Champion
ANGEL GARCIA, Garcia’s Father and Trainer
WHAT: Unified Super Lightweight World Champion Danny “Swift” Garcia and
his father and trainer Angel Garcia will hold a Philadelphia media workout as Garcia prepares to face “Lightning” Rod Salka on August 9 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY live on SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING®.
WHEN: Wednesday, July 30
1 p.m. ET – Workout Begins
WHERE: DSG Boxing Gym
3731 Jasper Street
Philadelphia, PA 19124
FACTS: Garcia vs. Salka, a 10-round Super Lightweight bout on Saturday, August 9
promoted by Golden Boy Promotions and sponsored by Corona and AT&T. In the co-main event, 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, 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 and will air live on SHOWTIME (9 p.m. ET/PT) and will be available in Spanish via secondary audio programming (SAP).
TICKETS: Tickets priced at $250, $125, $75, $50 and $25, plus applicable taxes and
service charges are on sale now and are available for purchase at www.barclayscenter.com, www.ticketmaster.com, all Ticketmaster locations, by calling 800-745-3000 and at the American Express Box Office. For group tickets, please call 800-GROUP-BK.