Fights always guarantee a huge weekend in Las Vegas. This weekend The Strip will be buzzing more than ever with some of boxing’s top talent coming to town. Manny Pacquiao will be facing off against Juan Manuel Marquez at the MGM Grand arena. Of course the fight will be live in pay-per-view, too. As is typical with fights, the PPV is pretty hefty, so throw a party for your friends or spend the evening at your favorite sports bar that’s showing the fight.
Here’s a little preview video to get your blood pumping:
This is the third bout between the two fighters. Want to catch up a little bit on their history? Marquez claims he won both rounds…Check out this video and be the judge.
The weigh-in will be live on HBO Friday at 6:00 PM EST. Following the weigh-in, programming promoting the fight will be all over HBO, including 24/7, an HBO series following the fighters in their training camps, and replays of their previous bouts.
The fight card itself starts at 9:00 PM EST on HBO pay-per-view.