Tickets for the Aug. 4 Sergey Kovalev-Eleider Alvarez light-heavyweight championship fight at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City go on sale 10 a.m. Friday.

Prices range from $50 to $200. Tickets can be purchased at and

The fight will be held at the 6,000-seat Hard Rock Live at Etess Arena and will be broadcast on HBO Championship Boxing beginning at 10 p.m.

It is being presented by Main Events and Krusher Promotions in association with Group Yvon Michel.

Kovalev (32-2-1, 28 KOs) will be defending his World Boxing Organization belt against the undefeated Alvarez (23-0, 11 KOs). It's the first major boxing event being held in Atlantic City since Nov. 8, 2014, when Kovalev posted a 12-round unanimous decision over Bernard Hopkins at Boardwalk Hall.

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