Alvarez-Kirkland tickets on sale March 3
- Updated: February 25, 2015
Tickets for the May 9 junior middleweight clash between Canelo Alvarez and James Kirkland will go on sale on March 3, according to Golden Boy Promotions.
The fight is going to take place at Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas, and will be televised by HBO at 9 p.m. ET/PT.
“I’m very happy that my upcoming fight with James Kirkland will air on HBO; it will be exciting, explosive and should not be missed,” said Canelo Alvarez. “Kirkland is a dangerous fighter who is coming prepared for a tough night and this fight, without a doubt, will be one to remember. I promise my fans I will be victorious and invite everyone to come out and join us at Minute Maid Park on May 9. They will not be disappointed.”
Pricing for tickets will be $350, $150, $100, $50, $25 and $10.
“This is the fight I’ve been waiting for,” said James Kirkland. “Canelo is the opponent I get asked about more than any other fighter. I’m ready to show my skills to the world and shut down the people who doubt me. Come fight night you will see a great fight between two warriors and I know at the end of the night my hand will be raised in victory.”