August 29, 2013, Los Angeles,Calif. — (L-R) Former WBC Middleweight champion and son of the legend Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and No. 1 contender Bryan Vera pose during a press conference in Los Angeles Thursday to announce their upcoming exciting battle which will take place, Saturday, September 28, under the stars, at StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. and will be televised live on HBO World Championship Boxing®. Promoted by Top Rank®, in association with Zanfer Promotions, Banner Promotions and Tecate, remaining tickets to Chávez vs. Vera, priced at $200, $100, $50 and $20 (plus applicable taxes and fees), can be purchased online at http://www.axs.com, by telephone at (888) 929-7849 or at the StubHub Center box office, Monday – Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. — Photo Credit : Chris Farina – Top Rank
After some late changes to the scheduled weight for the bout, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and Bryan Vera are set to take place on Saturday night on HBO World Championship Boxing. Chavez Jr. is entering the bout after a year-long layoff with plenty of concerns about how he will perform, but we will see how he is when he steps in to the ring against Vera.
In the co-feature of the night, Adonis Stevenson (21-1; 18 KOs) and Tavoris Cloud (24-1; 19 KOs) will square off in a light heavyweight bout.
Here is all of the information you will need to catch tonight’s bout:
Date: Saturday, September 28 Start Time: 10:15 p.m. ET Location: Carson, California Venue: Stub Hub Center TV Info: HBO Live Stream: N/A
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