A crowd-filled MGM Grand welcomed the arrival of both fighters Manny Pacquiao (54-3-2, 38 KOs) and Timothy Bradley (28-0, 12 KOs) on Tuesday, June 5. Both camps arrives at Noon PT at the porte cochere and inside of MGM Grand front lobby. They arrive riding a luxury buses made through custom-designed with Pacquiao and Bradley images. Hundreds of die-hard fans chant for their idol as they entered the lobby which will be open to the viewing public. Facilitators of the event were there to spread the red carpet and warm greetings to Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley.
Pre-fight activities, including the granting of media accreditation, was released Tuesday by the Magda Media International, which is handling the publicity and other matters relating to the Manny Pacquiao vs Timothy Bradley WBO welterweight title match.
The first fighter who arrive at the MGM Grand Hotel lobby with the challenger Bradley, the undefeated and reigning world junior welterweight, granted the honor of setting his foot first at the fight venue at 12 noon. Photos by Chris Farina – Top Rank.
And after that, Filipino boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao, the eight-division world champion follows 30 minutes later.
Light flashed everywhere where press media competing for each other to get an exclusive interview and photos. With only five days to go before their world championship collision, these warriors are approaching the boiling point!
The following day on Wednesday, June 6, the main event news conference will take place at 12:30 p.m., preceded by the media luncheon at the Hollywood Theater of the host hotel. Pacquiao vs Bradley Weigh-in will be on Friday, June 8, starting at 12:30 p.m. at the MGM.