2017 5th CCTV Chinese Lunar New Year Cup
IBF World Championship to Hit the Ring at The Venetian Macao
Join the latest boxing extravaganza January 29 and 30 at Cotai Arena
(MACAO – Jan. 24, 2017) –The 2017 5th CCTV Chinese Lunar New Year Cup IBF World Championship jointly organised by CCTV-5 and IBF China, will be held at The Venetian® Macao’s Cotai Arena Jan. 29 and 30, 2017. This latest boxing extravaganza features local favourite “The Macao Kid” Ng Kuok Kun, as well as other world’s elite male and female fighters including Cai Zongju, Etsuko Tada, Jose A Rodriguez, Jerwin Ancajas, Marcin Rekowski and Carlos Takam, which will see fighters battling against each other for an honourable IBF title. Tickets go on sale Tuesday, Jan. 24 at all Cotai Ticketing box offices.
Supported by Liaison Office of the Central People’s Government in the Macao S.A.R. and Macao S.A.R. Government, the 2017 5th CCTV Chinese Lunar New Year Cup IBF World Championship will showcase a world-class sporting event that represents the highest level of China’s professional boxing athletes. Boxing enthusiasts will be offered some fist-to-fist excitement across two nights during the Chinese New Year long weekend.
The lineup will comprise over 24 professional boxers from China, France, Japan, Mexico, Romania, the Philippines and Thailand, where they will fight head to head to win the titles of ‘IBF Intercontinental Heavyweight Champion’, ‘IBF World Junior Bantamweight Champion’, ‘IBF World Female Mini Flyweight Champion’, ‘IBF China Lightweight Champion’, ‘IBF Asia Youth Middleweight Champion’ and ‘IBF Asia Bantamweight Champion’.
Event 2017 5th CCTV Chinese Lunar New Year Cup IBF World Championship
Date and Time
7:30 p.m. Jan. 29, 2017(Sunday)
7 p.m. Jan. 30, 2017(Monday)
Venue Cotai Arena, The Venetian Macao
MOP/ HKD 38,800 (VVIP Reserve)
MOP/ HKD 12,800 (VIP Reserve)
MOP/ HKD 8,880 (A Reserve)
MOP/ HKD 5,880 (B Reserve)
MOP/ HKD 3,280 (C Reserve)
MOP/ HKD 1,580 (D Reserve)
MOP/ HKD 880 (E Reserve)
MOP/ HKD 580 (F Reserve)
Ferry Packages Add MOP/HKD 108 to ticket price for a round trip Cotai Water Jet ferry ticket between Hong Kong and Macao
Ticketing Outlets Cotai Ticketing
· Online: www.cotaiticketing.com
· Box offices:
o The Venetian Macao – Cotai Arena and Main Lobby box offices
o Four Seasons Hotel Macao – The Plaza™ Macao box office
o Sands® Macao – Level 1 box office
o Macao: +853 2882 8818
o Hong Kong: +852 6333 6660
o China toll-free: 4001 206 618
NOTE: Fights and times subject to change. Admission will be granted only to persons aged 13 and above.
About The Venetian® Macao
Opened in 2007, The Venetian® Macao is Macao's first integrated resort featuring stunning replicas of the famous canals and architectural icons of Venice, Italy. The Venetian Macao features 3,000 suites, 1.2 million square feet (111,000 square metres) of convention and meeting facilities as well as a 15,000-seat Cotai Arena designed for world-class sports events and electrifying entertainment. The Venetian Macao is also home to the unique, 1,800-seat luxury Venetian Theatre, hosting the best in international and Chinese entertainment; more than 30 renowned restaurants; TAIVEXMALO Day Hospital; the incredibly fun QUBE indoor playground and more than 350 retailers at Shoppes at Venetian. Outdoor recreation areas include swimming pools and cabanas and a mini-golf course.
For more information, please visit www.venetianmacao.com.
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