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Marco Antonio Barrera: BoxFan Expo adds another legend

Three-division world champion and Hall of Famer Marco Antonio Barrera has confirmed that he will appear at the Sixth Annual Box Fan Expo.

The Expo takes place on Saturday, September 17, 2022, at the Las Vegas Convention Center from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The Expo will also coincide with the mega trilogy fight between Canelo Alvarez vs Gennady Golovkin. It will take place later that evening at the T-Mobile Arena.

Barrera will hold a Meet & Greet with his fans at his booth during the fan event held over the Mexican Independence Day weekend.

The Box Fan Expo is an annual fan event that coincides with some of the sports’ legendary, classic fights in Las Vegas, including Mayweather vs. Maidana II, Mayweather vs. Berto, Canelo vs. Chavez Jr., Canelo vs. GGG II, and Canelo vs. Jacobs.

Centered in boxing’s longtime home – Las Vegas – this year’s Expo is a must-do for fight fans coming in for this legendary weekend.

Dozens of professional fighters, promoters, and companies involved in the boxing industry will appear.

The Expo is the largest and only Boxing Fan Expo held in the United States. Tickets to the Box Fan Expo are available at Eventbrite.

Barrera will make his fourth appearance at this year’s Expo and will be signing gloves, photos, personal items and memorabilia. Morales will also have merchandise to sell for fans to enjoy. Boxing Fans will also have an opportunity to take pictures with this boxing legend also known as the “Baby Faced Assassin”.

Barrera joins Rolando Romero, Jose Ramírez, David Benavidez, Shawn Porter, Jessie Vargas and Erik Morales as an early commitment to this year’s Box Fan Expo, with more Boxing stars to be announced.

About Marco Antonio Barrera

Barrera is a Mexican former professional boxer who competed from 1989 to 2011. He held multiple world championships in three weight classes, including the WBO super bantamweight title three times from 1995 to 2001; the WBC super featherweight title from 2004 to 2007; and the IBF super featherweight title from 2005 to 2006. Additionally, he held the IBO featherweight title in 2001; the lineal featherweight title from 2001 to 2003; and the Ring magazine featherweight title from 2002 to 2003. Barrera is well known for his trilogy with fellow Mexican legend Erik Morales, as well as his duology with Manny Pacquiao, and rivalry with Juan Manuel Marquez. ESPN ranked Barrera as number 43 on their list of the 50 greatest boxers of all time. Barrera was inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame in 2017.