Pacquiao vs. Marquez III title fight to be shown live, free in Taguig
The City Government of Taguig will again bring to local residents live and free of charge, the next bout of Saranggani Congressman Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao as he defends his World Boxing Organization (WBO) welterweight title against the three-time world champ Mexican Juan Manuel Marquez this coming Sunday (November 13).
Taguig City Mayor Lani Cayetano said that the fight involving the eight-division champion and Philippine’s pride Pacquiao will be shown at 16 different venues in Taguig: six in District I and another 10 in District II.
“This live and free showing of Pacquiao’s title fight against Marquez, was organized for the enjoyment of all Taguigeños who want to see the one and only Pacman in action,” Mayor Cayetano said.
Tickets which will serve as passes will be given away on a first-come-first-served basis in every barangay.
The title fight will take place at the MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas, USA on Sunday (November 13) at 8 a.m. Philippine time.
Mayor Cayetano advised local boxing fans to go to the designated venues early come fight day on November 13 so they may be able to secure seats and watch the live event comfortably.
The venues in District I include Cayetano sports complex, Tipas Elementary School, Taguig Elementary School, Taguig City University (TCU) Auditorium, Hagonoy Elementary School and R.P. Cruz Elementary School.
In District II, the venues are Signal Village Elementary School, Bagong Lipunan Condominum (BLC) court, Pinagsama Elementary School, Sitio Una covered court, North Daang Hari (NDH) covered court; Tanyag covered court, Bandar covered court; Macapagal High School; P2 covered Court, Upper Bicutan and South Daang Hari (SDH) covered court will serve as showing sites.
Mayor Cayetano is hopeful that Pacquiao will not only win the fight but will also come out unharmed in his attempt to bring another honor to the country.
Ang pamahalaang lungsod ng Taguig ay muling maghahatid ng libre at live na panood ng susunod na laban ni Saranggani Congressman Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao bilang depensa sa kanyang World Boxing Organization (WBO) welterweight title laban sa three-time world champion Mexican boxer Juan Miguel Marquez sa darating na linggo, Nobyembre 13.
Ayon kay Taguig City Mayor Lani Cayetano, labing anim (16) na venue ang mapapanooran ng libre sa gagawing pagdepensa ni Pacquiao sa kanyang World Boxing Organization(WBO) Welterweight crown laban sa mapanganib na Mexican boxer na three-time world champion.
Mapapanood ang title bout sa anim na venue sa district 1 at sampung venue naman sa district 2.
“Inorganisa ang libreng palabas upang mabigyan ng kasiyahan ang mga Taguigueno na humahanga sa husay ng pound for pound King at Fighter of the Decade na si Manny Pacquiao,” wika ni Mayor Cayetano.
Ang mga ticket ay ipamimigay sa pamamagitan ng first come – first serve basis sa bawat barangay hall.
Magaganap ang bakbakan sa MGM Grand Arena sa Las Vegas, USA sa darating na Linggo, Nobyembre 13, 2011 sa ganap na alas 8:00 ng umaga oras dito sa Pilipinas.
Kaugnay nito ay pinayuhan ni Mayor Cayetano ang mga makakukuha ng ticket na sumadya nang maaga sa mga venue para makakuha ng magandang puwesto sa live showing ng bakbakang Pacquiao-Marquez.
Sa district 1 maaaring mapanood ang labanan sa sumusunod na mga venue:
Cayetano sports complex, Tipas Elementary School, Taguig Elementary School, Taguig City University (TCU) Auditorium, Hagonoy Elementary School at R.P. Cruz Elementary School.
Sa District 2: Signal Village Elementary School, Bagong Lipunan Condominum (BLC) court, Pinagsama Elementary School, Sitio Una covered court, North Daang Hari (NDH) Covered Court; Tanyag covered court, Bandar covered court; Macapagal High School; P2 Covered Court, Upper Bicutan at South Daang Hari (SDH) covered court.
Umaasa si Mayor Cayetano na hindi lamang magwawagi si Pacquiao kundi maging ligtas ito at hindi mapahamak sa kanyang hangaring mabigyan ng karangalan ang bansa.