SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING: Hopkins-Murat A Huge Ratings Winner

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Average Viewership Across The Tripleheader Telecast Ranks Second Highest of Year; Third Highest in Nearly a Decade; Bringing Annual Average Up 23 Percent From 2012 NEW YORK (Oct. 30, 2013) - Last Saturday’s SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING tripleheader, highlighted by Future Hall of Famer Bernard Hopkins,drew the second largest average audience for a live SHOWTIME® boxing event this year and ranks as the [...]

Bernard Hopkins, Peter Quillin, Deontay Wilder – Pre-Fight Action


Hopkins vs. Murat Quillin vs. Rosado Wilder vs. Firtha Boxing’s elder statesman, IBF Light Heavyweight World Champion Bernard Hopkins, has been dazzling audiences in the ring for 25 years. Check out highlights from “The Alien,” formerly known as “The Executioner,” along with the greatest hits of middleweight champion Peter Quillin and heavyweight knockout king Deontay [...]


Magdaleno and Beltran

ShoBox: The New Generation Doubleheader Friday, March 23, Live on SHOWTIME® at 11 p.m. ET/PT From Casino Del Sol, Tucson, Arizona TUCSON (March 22, 2012) – The boxers who will compete in a doubleheader on ShoBox: The New Generation live on SHOWTIME® (11 p.m. ET/PT, delayed on the West Coast) tomorrow/Friday, March 23, made weight [...]

What’s It All About…Alfie?

Alfie Warren (Left) with Danny Mac

  Frank Warren’s Nephew shows the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree   It officially began with Frank Warren Promotions back in 1980. Frank would promote one of his first fights in 1977 at the age of 25; an unlicensed boxing match involving legendary East End hard men Lenny ‘’The Guvnor’’ McLean and Roy [...]

Juan Manuel Lopez-Orlando Salido Press Conference Quotes and Photos–SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING, March 10, 2012


San Juan, Puerto Rico, Mayor Santini Pays Visit to Help Kick Off March 10 Bout on SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING® SAN JUAN, P.R. (January 17, 2012) – World Boxing Organization (WBO) featherweight champion ORLANDO “Siri” SALIDO (37-11-2, 25 KOs), from Ciudad Obregon, Sonora, México, and former WBO featherweight champion JUAN MANUEL “Juanma” LOPEZ (31-1, 28 KOs), [...]

SoloBoxeo in Woodland!

For the first time in history, live televised boxing will take place in Woodland, California as Telefutura’s SoloBoxeo comes to town. The card is topped by local attraction Alan Sanchez, who meets Alberto Herrera in an eight-round welterweight bout. Sanchez [8-2-1, 3 KOs], of nearby Fairfield, California, is riding a three-bout winning streak. All three [...]

Selby affirms championship status: Gallagher eyes Selby, John Murray back in May


Lee Selby showed that his recent stoppage of former British and Commonwealth champion Stephen Smith was no fluke as he put an end to the latter’s old adversary John Simpson’s challenge for his old belts in spectacular fashion at York Hall on Wednesday night. The fight had aroused much intrigue since its announcement as the [...]

Peterson earns tough decision to take Khan’s titles

Lamont Peterson celebrates in front of his home town crwd after winning Amir Khan's WBA/IBF junior welterweight titles.

LAST night at Walter E. Washington Convention Center, hometown hero Lamont Peterson 30-1-1 (15)fulfilled his lifelong dream of becoming a world champion. He dethroned WBA/IBF junior welterweight champion Amir Khan 26-2 (18) in front of a crowd of 8,000 plus, despite being dropped in the opening round. Many British and Pakistani fans made the trip [...]

Khan-Peterson preview

WBA/IBF light welterweight champion (l) poses with challenger Lamont Peterson to promote their title fight tomorrow night. Photo: Jacquelyn Martin/AP

TOMORROW night on HBO Championship Boxing Amir Khan 26-1 (18) will defend his WBA Super World light welterweight and IBF World light welterweight titles against Lamont Peterson 29-1-1 (15). The bout is the main event of Capitol Showdown which will take place in the nation’s capitol, Washington, D.C., also Peterson’s hometown. Khan’s only loss came [...]

Dirrell prevails, Avalos derails in Santa Ynez!

Friday night from the Chumash Resort & Casino, WBC #1 super middleweight Anthony Dirrell took one step closer to his aspirations of winning a world title, scoring a fourth round stoppage of #2 rated Renan St Juste of Canada in the twelve-round main event of a ShoBox: The New Generation televised card promoted by Gary [...]