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TICKETS ON SALE NOW FOR THE 2013 HALL OF FAME
INDUCTION WEEKEND IN CANASTOTA, NEW YORK

Orders placed by December 20th entered to win boxing souvenirs

CANASTOTA, NY - NOVEMBER 17, 2012 - The International Boxing Hall of Fame announced that tickets are on sale now for the 24th Annual Boxing Hall of Fame Induction Weekend events slated for June 6-9, 2013 in Canastota, New York.













Over 20 fun-filled events are scheduled. Many of the activities are free and require no ticket, including ringside lectures, celebrity workout sessions, the parade of champions and the Official Induction Ceremony.

Among the ticketed events are A Night of Welterweight Warriors (Friday, June 7th), Golf Tournament of Champions (Saturday, June 8th), Boxing Autograph Card Show (Saturday, June 8th), VIP "Gala" Cocktail Reception (Saturday, June 8th), the Banquet of Champions (Saturday, June 8th) and special reserved seating at the Official Induction Ceremony (Sunday, June 9th).

A celebrity lineup of over 40 boxing greats of yesterday and today is anticipated.

"The Hall of Fame Weekend is boxing’s highlight weekend of the year and fans from around the world attend the festivities to meet the legends of the sport and celebrate the sweet science," said Hall of Fame Executive Director Edward Brophy.  “We are very excited that fans have already registered for event tickets and made travel plans to be in Canastota in June 2013!”

All orders placed by December 20th will automatically be entered to win one of ten boxing souvenirs. Among the boxing items are a SHOWTIME leather jacket, Marvelous Marvin Hagler autographed photo, HBO t-shirt and Leon Spinks autographed glove. See below for a complete list of the ten souvenirs.

(click on each to see item):



* SHOWTIME BOXING LEATHER JACKET (size M)

* MARVELOUS MARVIN HAGLER AUTOGRAPHED 16 x 20 PHOTO

* HBO BOXING T-SHIRT (size XL)

* TECATE "CERVEZA CON CARACTER" T-SHIRT (size XL) AND CAP

* EPIX SWEATSHIRT (size M)

* LEON SPINKS AUTOGRAPHED EVERLAST GLOVE

* GERRY COONEY AUTOGRAPHED EVERLAST GLOVE

* MUHAMMAD ALI MAGNET, PUZZLE & T-SHIRT (Size L)

* SHOWTIME SPORTS T-SHIRT (size XL)

* PAULIE "MAGIC MAN" MALIGNAGGI AUTOGRAPHED EVERLAST GLOVE



For more information please call the International Boxing Hall of Fame at (315) 697-7095 or visit on Facebook at www.facebook.com/InternationalBoxingHallofFame and on Twitter at www.twitter.com/BoxingHall.

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