(Macao, July 25, 2013) - Cotai Strip Resorts Macao has announced the winners of its exciting Cotai Ring Girls competition. The contest let hopefuls submit their entries via The Venetian® Macao's Facebook page, with fans' votes narrowing down the group of over 100 contestants down to 12 finalists. The contestant with the most Facebook votes was given a fan favourite award and a panel of judges selected the three final winners. Fans can see all the finalists and winners online at www.facebook.com/VenetianMacao.
The three official Cotai Ring Girls are Angelica Dizon from Macao, Wing Tang from Hong Kong, and Sandra Wong from Macao; Hailey Chan from Hong Kong received the fan favourite award. As the official Cotai Ring Girls, Angelica, Wing and Sandra each receive MOP 25,000 in cash along with an exclusive Cotai Ring Girl contract with Cotai Strip Resorts Macao, putting them in the spotlight at multiple Cotai Ring Club sporting events and promotional activities, starting with Fists of Gold II at the Cotai Arena July 27, which provides international television exposure to over 50 countries, including on HBO2 and CCTV5, plus a live audience of over 10,000 people.
Fan favourite Hailey will enjoy a complimentary stay at The Venetian Macao on fight night July 27, including breakfast for two, plus a choice of either two Cotai Water Jet one-way tickets from Macao to Hong Kong or complimentary gondola ride tickets.
All 12 of the competition's finalists will be featured in the Cotai Ring Girls 2014 calendar, Cotai Style magazine, online and on-site in Cotai Ring Club promotional activities and events, and more. Each will also receive a pair of event and ferry tickets for Fists of Gold II. They recently made special appearances to pump up boxing fans at Hong Kong's World Trade Centre mall piazza and at Shoppes at Venetian, joined by Fists of Gold II headliners Zou Shiming and Rex Tso.
In addition to the prestige of having been crowned as the official Cotai Ring Girls, the three winners are also taking home a range of other exciting prizes, including:
- A gift basket from Shoppes at Venetian, containing a bottle of Moët & Chandon champagne, Crabtree and Evelyn fragrances and 12 golden ingots
- Complimentary styling and choreography workshops
- A pair of Silver-tier tickets forFists of Gold II and two Cotai Water Jet round-trip tickets
- Photo opportunities with Zou Shiming, Rex Tso, Manny Pacquiao, Brandon Rios and ringside announcer "Big George" Foreman
Fans also had a chance to get even more involved in the Cotai Ring Girls contest with two lucky draws. Ten winners of a Weibo lucky draw each won a pair of tickets to Fists of Gold II, and one fortunate Facebook fan was the lucky draw winner of a pair of Silver-tier tickets to Fists of Gold II, complimentary accommodation at The Venetian Macao on fight night, plus MOP 5,000 in Sands Rewards Dollars, redeemable for dining, shopping, accommodation, entertainment, and travel at Cotai Strip Resorts Macao.
The Cotai Ring Club is the most exciting club in Asia for dedicated sports fans, as Cotai Strip Resorts Macao brings the best in action-packed sporting events, including: Top Rank boxing, featuring the likes of two-time Olympic Gold medallist Zou Shiming and the most anticipated boxing event to be held in Asia, the Nov. 24 Pacquiao vs. Rios: The Clash in Cotai; multiple UFC events, including the finale of "The Ultimate Fighter China" reality TV series; Muay Thai; plus world-class professional tennis, basketball and golf events, and more. Members receive advance event notice, and qualify for seat access and packages crafted especially for them, as well as special member events and themed Cotai Ring Club merchandise and gifts.
Fists of Gold II ticket holders will be able to present their ticket stubs to become charter members of the Cotai Ring Club, with the first 2,000 sign-ups receiving a special Cotai Ring Club T-shirt and the first in a series of commemorative coins memorialising each Cotai Ring Club event. Sign-ups are at the Cotai Arena concourse, L01 Section 118, July 27 at 5:30 p.m.
Photo caption: Cotai Strip Resorts Macao has announced the winners of its Cotai Ring Girls contest, who each receive MOP 25,000 and an exclusive contract to appear at Cotai Ring Club sporting events.
Left to right: Angelica Dizon from Macao, Wing Tang from Hong Kong, and Sandra Wong from Macao.
Photo caption: Hailey Chan from Hong Kong was the winner of the Cotai Ring Club competition's fan favourite award, and will be featured in Cotai Ring Club promotional activities and events.
Photo caption: The 12 finalists of the Cotai Ring Girls competition will be featured in the Cotai Ring Girls 2014 calendar, Cotai Style magazine, and in Cotai Ring Club promotional activities and events. The finalists were chosen by Facebook fans online; the finalists and winners can be viewed online at www.facebook.com/VenetianMacao.
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