Mayweather-Ortiz press conferences will be streamed live and open to public

This week's press conferences formally announcing the Sept. 17 welterweight showdown between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and WBC titleholder Victor Ortiz, which take place in New York City and in Los Angeles, will be open to the public and streamed live on RingTV.com.

The New York City press conference takes place on Tuesday, June 28, at the Hudson Theatre in Time Square, 145 West 44th Street. The public media event, which will feature both Mayweather and Ortiz, begins at 12:00 p.m. ET. Fans are encouraged to arrive at 11:00 a.m. ET.

The Los Angeles press conference takes place on Wednesday, June 29, at Nokia Plaza at L.A. Live (across from Staples Center), 777 Chick Hearn Court. The special nighttime event begins at 8:00 p.m. PT. Fans are encouraged to arrive at 7:00 p.m. PT.

Fans who aren't able to be at the press conferences in person can watch a live stream of both events here.

Video streaming by Ustream

Around the web