ADVISORY, Oct. 19, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Former Two-Division World Champion and Future Hall of Famer Bernard Hopkins and WBC and Ring Magazine Light Heavyweight Champion Jean Pascal will visit NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square and preside over the NASDAQ Closing Bell to promote their upcoming world championship fight on SHOWTIME® Saturday, December 18th at 10 p.m. (ET) live from the Pepsi Coliseum in Quebec City, Canada.
The event is co-promoted by Group Yvon Michel Inc. and Golden Boy Promotions and sponsored by Casino Montreal and Quebec City Tourism.
NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 at 3:50 p.m.- 4:00 p.m. ET
*At 4:10 p.m., both boxers will pose in front of the NASDAQ MarketSite Tower in Times Square for a photo-op.
The Closing Bell feed is available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. ET on AMC-3/C-3 (ul 5985V; dl 3760H). The feed can also be found on Ascent fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Jolene Libretto (646) 441-5220.
An audio transmission of the Closing Bell feed is also available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. ET on uplink IA6 C band / transponder 24, downlink frequency 4180 horizontal. The feed can be found on Ascent fiber 1623 as well.
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