The Quirino Grandstand is now being filled by many Filipino today, because the two boxing champion are coming this afternoon for their special World Tour promotion of their fight this November 12, 2011 at the MGM Grand Arena Las Vegas.
The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) said on their Twitter account:
[ADVISORY] ROAD CLOSURE due to WORLD PRESS TOUR OF PACQUIAO AND MARQUEZ 6:00 am Onwards, -Stretch of Katigbak from Roxas Blvd to Independence Rd.
-Stretch of South Drive from Roxas Blvd to Independence Rd
-Stretch of Independence Rd. from Katigbak to South Drive
RE-ROUTING : All Vehicles coming from Northern Part of Manila going South shall go straight to Roxas Blvd, SB lane to point of destination.
This is due to the Filipino pound for pound champ Manny Pacquiao and Mexican Champ Juan Manuel Marquez special event at the Quirino Grandstand for the promotion of their fight this coming November 2011.
Meanwhile, at Quirino Grandstand this afternoon, radio dzBB’s Carlo Mateo reported, that they added video walls for those who cannot get near on stage.