Three winners to earn contracts for multiple sporting events, including Fists of Gold II featuring Zou Shiming and Rex Tso July 27
(Macao, July 10, 2013) - Cotai Strip Resorts Macao has launched an exciting Cotai Ring Girls competition via a new Facebook app at www.facebook.com/VenetianMacao. The contest lets hopefuls submit their best pose for a chance at winning one of three exclusive Cotai Ring Girl contracts, putting them in the spotlight at multiple sporting events, starting with Fists of Gold II at the CotaiArena™ July 27. Presented by Sands China Ltd. and Top Rank, the spectacular multi-bout card is headlined by Zou Shiming and Rex Tso, and also includes two world championship title fights.
Facebook fans will join a panel of judges in voting for their favourites in the Cotai Ring Girls competition, going on now until July 23. At stake are three top spots, with the winners each receiving MOP 25,000 in cash and an exclusive Cotai Ring Girl contract with Cotai Strip Resorts Macao. The winners are to be featured at multiple sporting events held at Cotai Strip Resorts Macao, the first of which is the upcoming Fists of Gold II, which provides international television exposure to over 50 countries, including on HBO2 and CCTV5, plus a live audience of over 10,000 people.
The Cotai Ring Girls competition will further reward its top 12 finalists, featuring them in the Cotai Ring Girls 2014 calendar, Cotai Style magazine, online and on-site in promotional activities and events, and more. Each of the 12 finalists also receives a pair of event and ferry tickets for Fists of Gold II.
In addition to the prestige of being crowned as the official Cotai Ring Girls, the three winners also receive a range of other exciting prizes, including:
- A gift basket from Shoppes Grand Canal, containing a bottle of Moët & Chandon champagne, Crabtree and Evelyn fragrances and 12 golden ingots
- A pair of VIP event and ferry tickets forFists of Gold II
- Fists of Gold II photo opportunities with Zou Shiming, Rex Tso, Manny Pacquaio, Brandon Rios and ringside announcer "Big George" Foreman
Submissions and voting are open now at www.facebook.com/VenetianMacao, with the 12 finalists to be announced July 15. The three winners will be revealed at a July 25 press conference at The Venetian Macao.
In addition, fans can get even more involved in the Cotai Ring Girls contest with two lucky draws. Winners of a July 3-12 Weibo lucky draw get a pair of tickets to Fists of Gold II and get to meet the Cotai Ring Girls. And from July 15-25, Facebook fans can try to guess the three winners of the Cotai Ring Girls competition for a chance at winning 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 spectacular Fists of Gold II fight card brings two-time Olympic gold medallist and three-time Amateur World Champion Zou Shiming back to the ring in a flyweight matchup against Mexico's Jesus Ortega, and also features two world championship title fights - WBO/WBA flyweight champion Juan Estrada vs. Milan Melindo and IBF featherweight champion Evgeny Gradovich vs. Mauricio Muñoz, plus undefeated Hong Kong super flyweight Rex "The Wonder Kid" Tso in his Macao debut. Watching all the action from ringside will be none other than Manny Pacquiao, the first and only boxer to win world titles in eight different weight divisions.
Fists of Gold II is a follow up to April's hugely successful Fists of Gold event, a sold-out crowd pleaser that was televised internationally to more than 30 countries, including to the U.S. via HBO 2 and in China on CCTV5. For more information about Fists of Gold II, visit www.venetianmacao.com/macau-shows/macau-events/zou-shiming-returning-to-macao/.
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Sands China Ltd. is the leading developer, owner and operator of integrated resorts in Macao. The befittingly named Cotai Strip Resorts Macao, situated on reclaimed land between the islands of Coloane and Taipa, is the one destination that provides a stunning array of experiences at the heart of Cotai. Cotai Strip Resorts Macao has transformed a gaming-centric day-trip market into an integrated resort city and international hub for business and leisure travellers.
Pulsating with life, both night and day, Cotai Strip Resorts Macao features an expansive offering of affordable luxury available nowhere else in Macao, with approximately 9,000 hotel rooms and suites, international superstar live entertainment, duty-free shopping with 600 retailers offering an unparalleled array of name brands, 1.3 million square feet (120,000 square metres) of meeting and exhibition space for Asia's leading conferences and exhibitions, gaming excitement, transportation offerings and well over 100 dining options, including international restaurants, bars and lounges. Cotai Strip Resorts Macao is a must-see destination providing every guest with an unforgettable experience and unparalleled excitement.
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