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Watch Canelo Vs Lara, World Cup Title Game This Weekend
Hialeah Park Offers Boxing And Soccer Fans “Go To” Viewing Spot For Televised Events,
“Honor & Glory” Title Fight Set For Saturday July 12, World Cup Finale On Sunday July 13
Hialeah, FL / July 7, 2014 – Hialeah Park Racing & Casino offers South Florida sports fans a “dynamic doubleheader” of televised world-class sporting events on Saturday July 12 and Sunday July 13.
This historic venue will show the pay-per-view telecast of Saturday night’s “Honor & Glory” junior-middleweight world title fight between “Canelo” Alvarez (43-1-1, 31 KOs) of Mexico and Erislandy “The American Dream” Lara (19-1-2, 12 KOs), a native of Cuba now based in the United States.
The much-anticipated matchup at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas features a pair of fighters currently considered by boxing experts as the top two junior-middleweights in the world, with the WBA championship currently held by Lara on the line.
One day later, on Sunday afternoon, the two surviving national teams in the 2014 FIFA World Cup will vie for the 2014 championship on the turf of Estadio Do Maracana in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil.
The title game matchup will be determined by the results of the two semi-final games, which pit Brazil against Germany and The Netherlands against Argentina.
Hialeah Park will televise the fight and the FIFA World Cup title match on state-of-the-art big screen television monitors in the luxurious Flamingo Lounge, with food and drink specials available to all in attendance.
Hialeah Park Casino, with entrances at 100 East 32nd Street and 2200 East 4th Avenue, is easily accessible from all major Miami highways and conveniently located just minutes by car from Miami International Airport, South Beach, Downtown Miami, Coral Gables, and Doral.
FRANK FIORE / VP MARKETING & ENTERTAINMENT