March 11, 2013) – With China’s top boxer making his professional debut
with Top Rank®on April 6 at the CotaiArena™, sports fans have an
opportunity to enjoy the exceptional service and quality of The Venetian®
Macao with a special
accommodation and event ticket package.
Zou Shiming will headline a
brilliant boxing card presented by Top Rank and Sands China Ltd., at ZOU
SHIMING "Fists of Gold,”a nine-bout event that will be
telecast to the U.S.
on HBO2®, with
boxing legend George Foreman providing ringside commentary.
Zou Shiming’s April 6 event at the
CotaiArena will see the two-time Olympic gold medal winner and three-time World
Amateur Champion making his professional debut, and will also
feature World Boxing Association (WBA) / World Boxing Organization (WBO)
flyweight champion and Filipino-American Brian "Hawaiian Punch"
Viloriadefending his unified titles
against Top-10-contender Juan Francisco Estrada, in addition totwo-time WBO junior lightweight champion
Roman "Rocky" Martinez defending his title against undefeated No. 1
contender Diego Magdaleno.
The Zou Shiming "Fists of Gold" Package
starts at just HK$2,988*
for stays on fight night – April 6, 2013 – and comes with the following
- Two tickets to the Zou Shiming “Fists of Gold”
- Accommodation for two in a Royale Suite
- Choice of breakfast for two at Cafe Deco
or Fogo Samba
The Zou Shiming "Fists of Gold" Package comes
with two D Reserve event tickets, and costs HK$2,988; a HK$3,188 package can be
purchased to receive upgraded C Reserve tickets.
Bookings for the Zou Shiming "Fists of Gold" Package are available
now, on a first-come, first-served basis, and are subject to availability. To make
a booking, or to get more information, including full terms and conditions, visit
Exclusive special rates are available for additional nights
Zou, 31, one of the most popular
Olympic athletes in China,
is coming off an amateur career as the world's greatest light flyweight,
capturing gold medals in the World Amateur Championships in 2005, 2007 and 2011,
along with gold medals in the 2008 and 2012 Summer Olympic Games. He also owns
an Olympic bronze medal from the 2004 games, making him his nation's first
Olympic medallist in boxing as well as its first boxing gold medallist in the
World Amateur Championships and the Olympics. He signed with legendary boxing
promoter Bob Arum’s Top Rank at a press conference in Beijing in January.
ZOU SHIMING "Fists of Gold”kicks off at 7 pm on April 6 at the CotaiArena; tickets are on sale now at all Sands China box offices
and can be booked online at www.CotaiTicketing.com,
or by phone at +853 2882 8818 (Macao) / +852 6333 6660 (HK) / +86 4001 206 618
(mainland China). Tickets are also available at Tom Lee Outlets, K11 Select and
through Hong Kong Ticketing (customer service fee applies) at www.HKTicketing.com,
or by phone at +852 3128 8288. Tickets are available in six categories: HKD/MOP
2,680 (Silver), 1,080 (A Reserve), 780 (B Reserve), 480 (C Reserve), 280 (D
Reserve) and 80 (E Reserve). Packages with round trip Cotai Water Jet ferry
tickets between Hong Kong and Macao are also available for HKD/MOP 2,768
(Silver), 1,168 (A Reserve), 868 (B Reserve), 568 (C Reserve) and 368 (D
Reserve). For more information about the event, visit www.CotaiTicketing.com.
caption: Sports fans can stay at the luxurious Venetian Macao while seeing China’s
golden boxer Zou Shiming make his professional boxing debut April 6 at The
Venetian Macao’s CotaiArena, with the two-ticket Zou Shiming "Fists of
Gold" Package starting at just HK$2,988.
at Sands China Ltd. Properties
China Ltd. has as a clear vision to establish Macao
as Asia’s top entertainment destination.
15,000-seat CotaiArena™ is the only venue in Asia
ranked in Pollstar’s Top 100 Worldwide Arena Venues based on ticket sales. It
is the top entertainment destination in southern China, hosting the world’s and the
region’s biggest names in music, sports and awards shows. Superstars frequently
choose the venue as the starting point of their Asian tours.
1800-seat, multi-purpose Venetian Theatre is one of the most luxurious
entertainment venues in greater China.
Featuring ushers in black-tie, champagne service, gourmet food and beverage items
and other unique, premium amenities, it offers an intimate, luxurious and
exclusive venue experience. The Venetian Theatre is playing a key role in
bringing the best in international and Chinese entertainment to Macao, with a luxury
theatre experience like no other in the region.
650-seat Sands Macao Hotel theatre regularly features internationally-renowned
singers, performers and artists of the highest calibre. From traditional
Chinese-costumed dancers to modern performances, and from singing troupes to
contemporary bands, everything from Western rock to Cantonese pop is covered.
With an unbeatable diversity, the entertainment
offering of Sands China Ltd. is ushering in a new era of entertainment in Macao.