FLOYD "MONEY" MAYWEATHER LANDS IN HOME STATE OF MICHIGAN FOR SATURDAY NIGHT'S CORNELIUS "K9" BUNDRAGE VS. ISHE SMITH WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP FIGHT AT THE MASONIC TEMPLE THEATRE IN DETROIT Detroit (February 20) - Eight-Time World Champion and Mayweather Promotions President Floyd "Money" Mayweather landed in his home state of Michigan today to promote this weekend's Cornelius "K9" Bundrage vs. Ishe Smith world championship fight taking place at Masonic Temple Theatre in Detroit live on SHOWTIME beginning at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT (delayed on the West Coast). Mayweather is in Detroit to participate in promotional activities leading up to Saturday night's fights including the official weigh-in at the Masonic Temple Cathedral Theater on Friday at 1:00 p.m., which is open to the public. Fans are encouraged to attend and arrive early.
Eight-Time World Champion and Mayweather Promotions President Floyd Mayweather lands in Michigan ahead of Saturday night's Bundrage vs. Smith world championship fight at Masonic Temple Theatre in Detroit which will be televised live on SHOWTIME. # # # Bundrage vs. Smith, a 12-round fight for Bundrage's IBF Junior Middleweight World Championship, will take place Saturday, February 23 at the Masonic Temple Theatre in Detroit, Michigan. The event is promoted by Golden Boy Promotions and Mayweather Promotions, sponsored by Corona and MGM Grand Detroit and will be televised live on SHOWTIME beginning at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT (delayed on the West Coast). The co-main event will be a 10-round middleweight bout between Detroit's undefeated rising star J'Leon Love and Derrick Findley of Gary, Indiana. Tickets priced at $200, $125, $100, $75, $50 and $25, plus applicable taxes, fees and services charges are on sale now and are available for purchase at the Masonic Temple box office, online at www.ticketmaster.com, all Ticketmaster locations or by calling 800-745-3000. CONTACTS: Ramiro Gonzalez/Monica Sears, Golden Boy Promotions: (213) 489-5631 Bill Caplan, Golden Boy Promotions: (818) 831-0046(o)/(818) 515-1616(c) Kelly Swanson/Lisa Milner, Swanson Communications/Mayweather Promotions: (202) 783-5500 Nicole Craig, Mayweather Promotions: 702-807-1788 Karen Boswell, The Masonic Temple Theatre: (313) 832-7100 Chris DeBlasio, Showtime Networks Inc.: (212) 708-1633 Annie Van Tornhout, Showtime Networks Inc.: (212) 708-1663 Nicole Chayet, Showtime Networks Inc.: (212) 708-7319 John Beyrooty/Matt Donovan, BZA/SHOWTIME: (562) 233-7477/(818) 462-5613 Media Credentials: www.magnamedia.com