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Jan 3, 2012

JULIO CESAR CHAVEZ, JR. / MARCO ANTONIO RUBIO

JULIO CESAR CHAVEZ, JR. / MARCO ANTONIO RUBIO

SPORTS MEDIA ADVISORY !


JULIO CESAR CHAVEZ, JR. / MARCO ANTONIO RUBIO

NONITO DONAIRE / WILFREDO VAZQUEZ, JR.

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP DOUBLEHEADER


SAN ANTONIO (January 3, 2012) – Undefeated World Middleweight Champion and the Son of the Legend, JULIO CÉSAR CHÁVEZ, JR., Top-Five pound-for pound fighter and three-division world champion NONITO “The Filipino Flash” DONAIRE, No. 1 middleweight contender MARCO ANTONIO RUBIO, former junior featherweight champion WILFREDO VAZQUEZ JR.
will compete in their world title doubleheader, featuring the Chávez Jr. vs. Rubio middleweight title fight and the Donaire vs. Vazquez Jr. WBO junior featherweight championship, which will take place Saturday, February 4, at the Alamodome. Both fights will be televised live on HBO World Championship Boxing®, beginning at 10 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. PT.

Combined, these four warriors boast a combined record of 145-7-3 (114 KOs) – a winning percentage of 94% and a victory by knockout ratio of 79%.

Promoted by Top Rank, in association with Zanfer Promotions, All Star Boxing and Tecate, tickets to the Chávez Jr. / Donaire world championship doubleheader are on sale Now!

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For Additional Information: (Media)

Lee Samuels, Top Rank: (702) 732-2717

Ricardo Jimenez, Top Rank/Chávez, Jr: (909) 615-3436

Lester Bedford, The Bedford Agency: (817) 296-4546

Fred Sternburg, Sternburg Communications: (303) 740-7746

Ed Keenan, EMC Events: (609) 399-1330

Kevin Flaherty, HBO: (212) 512-5052

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