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Ortiz vs. Thompson Fight Week Media Schedule

February 28, 2016

 LUIS ORTIZ VS. TONY THOMPSON

FIGHT WEEK MEDIA SCHEDULE 

*All Times Are Eastern*

    

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 2

11:00 a.m.     FIGHTER MEDIA WORKOUTS - OPEN TO PUBLIC!

Location: DCBFit Gym, 1000 New Jersey Ave SE, Washington, DC 20003

10:30 a.m. - Media Arrival

11:00 a.m. - Workout Begins           

 

THURSDAY, MARCH 3

12:30 p.m.     FINAL PRESS CONFERENCE

Location: Marriott Wardman Park Hotel - Thurgood Marshall Northeast

2660 Woodley Road, NW, Washington, DC 20008

12:30 p.m. - Media Arrival & Luncheon

1:00 p.m. - Press Conference Begins

                                                                 

*Room will be available after event for working media*

 

FRIDAY, MARCH 4

12:30 p.m.     OFFICIAL WEIGH-IN - OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!

Location: Marriott Wardman Park Hotel - Thurgood Marshall Northeast

2660 Woodley Road, NW, Washington, DC 20008

12:30 p.m. - Doors Open & Media Arrival

1:00 p.m. - Weigh-in Begins

 

*Room will be available after event for working media*

 

SATURDAY, MARCH 5

 

4:00 p.m.       MEDIA CHECK-IN & CREDENTIAL PICK UP

Location: Northwest Entrance of the DC Armory, 2001 East Capital Street SE, Washington DC, 20003

4:30 p.m.        DC ARMORY DOORS OPEN

4:30 p.m.        FIRST FIGHT BEGINS

9:00 p.m.        THE RING TV LIVE STREAM BEGINS

10:00 p.m.      HBO BOXING AFTER DARK® TELECAST BEGINS

Following Fight  POST FIGHT PRESS CONFERENCE

Location: South West Corner of the Drill Floor in the DC Armory Arena.

 

*Events/Location/Schedule Subject To Change*

 

Luis Ortiz vs. Tony Thompson is a 12-round heavyweight fight for the WBA Interim Heavyweight Title presented by Golden Boy Promotions in association with King Kong Boxing and Warriors Boxing and Promotions. Sadam Ali vs. Jessie Vargas is a 12-round fight for the vacant WBO Welterweight World Championship presented by Golden Boy Promotions in association with Top Rank, the HBO Boxing After Dark ® telecast begins live at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT. Robinson Castellanos vs. Oscar Escandon is a 12-round fight for the WBC Interim Featherweight Championship and the Ring TV live stream begins at 9:00 pm. ET. The event is sponsored by Cerveza Tecate, BORN BOLD and the DC Armory doors open at 3:00 p.m. ET.

 

Tickets priced at $25, $50, $75, and $100, plus applicable taxes, fees and services charges, are on sale today and available online at www.ticketmaster.com and all Ticketmaster locations by calling (800) 745-3000.The DC Armory Box Office will be open on fight night only from 3:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. ET.