MYX has been a great network for our Asian American youth and I’m happy to know that all my supporters all over the USA will get to see my fight.
San Francisco, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) February 23, 2011
Bay Area native and three-time World Champion, Ana “The Hurricane” Julaton formally partners with MYX TV, set to broadcast her title bout, nationwide. Defending her title with the World Boxing Organization, Julaton is set to come face to face with world contender Franchesca “The Chosen One” Alcanter on February 25, 2011 at the Craneway Pavilion in Richmond, California.
The sports exposition will feature 22 rounds of professional boxing, nine rounds of kickboxing and three stages of entertainment. The event will be hosted by St. John and Freska from 99.7 NOW. Performances by the AJ Rafael Band and Sway Penala are slated for the evening.
The fight will be broadcast around the country through the network, available in the Bay Area and central California on Comcast channel 368, Comcast channel 673 in Chicago, Cox channel 479 in Orange County, Cox channel 474 in Northern Virginia, MCV Cable channel 16 in Guam, and RCN channel 464 in New York City, Chicago, Boston, Philadelphia and Washington, D.C. The channel is also available throughout North America on DirecTV channel 2067. The official fight “The Return of the Hurricane” is presented by Orion Sports Management, 37 Entertainment, CP Presents/Cage Combat and the Philippine News, in association with The Luna Co.
“I am ecstatic about being able to be a part of MYX TV,” shares Ana Julaton. “MYX has been a great network for our Asian American youth and I’m happy to know that all my supporters all over the USA will get to see my fight. Team Julaton and MYX is a fantastic partnership to inspire our youth of today.”
Julaton recently joined the training team under Freddie Roach, famed coach to Manny Pacquiao, the eight-division champion of the world who was named “Fighter of the Decade” for the 2000’s by the Boxing Writers Association of America.
“Partnering with Ana Julaton, one of the most prolific boxers today, is exciting for the network,” says Miguel Santos, head of MYX TV. “We are proud to be able to broadcast this fight nationally for all Asian-American youth to watch. We support Ana and the many other female boxers who bring competitive strength to the sport. We look forward to seeing them through to the 2012 Olympics!”
ABOUT MYX TV®:
With its U.S. headquarters in Redwood City, California, MYX TV was developed by ABS-CBN International, a US-based subsidiary of ABS-CBN Broadcasting, the largest media company in the Philippines and among the largest in Asia. MYX TV is the only music entertainment and lifestyle channel dedicated to the Asian American community, utilizing music, culture and entertainment. MYX TV can be seen on Channel 368 on Comcast’s Digital Preferred Tier in the San Francisco Bay Area and Central California and Channel 673 in Chicago, Cox Digital Basic Cable Channel 479 in Orange County and Channel 474 in Northern Virginia, MCV Cable Channel 16 in Guam and RCN Channel 464 in New York City, Chicago, Boston, Philadelphia and Washington, DC. It is available nationwide on DirecTV channel 2067. For more information, visit http://myx.tv.
The Luna Co: