Lem Satterfield

CBS’ blowout Mayweather-Guerrero media coverage

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CBS Sports Network is showcasing over 10 hours of coverage surrounding Floyd Mayweather’s debut fight on Showtime PPV against Robert Guerrero on Saturday, May 4. Programming is highlighted by live coverage of the Mayweather vs. Guerrero press conference on Wednesday, May 1 (4:00 PM, ET) and the official weigh-in on Friday, May 3 (6:00 PM, ET).
 
Following the May 4 pay-per-view event, CBS Sports Network will provide complete analysis of the action with commentator Barry Tompkins and analyst Steve Farhood, as well as live coverage of the post-fight press conference.
 
During the week leading up to the bout, CBS Sports Network also will air encore presentations of classic fights featuring Mayweather and Guerrero. Fights airing in their entirety include Mayweather vs. Oscar De La Hoya (May 2007), the most watched pay-per-view event in history; the controversial fight between Mayweather and Victor Ortiz (September 2011); Mayweather vs. Ricky Hatton (December 2007); Mayweather vs. Shane Mosley (May 2010) and Mayweather vs. Juan Manuel Marquez (September 2009).
 
Coverage will also include encore showings of the Showtime Sports series All Access: Mayweather vs. Guerrero, which takes viewers behind-the-scenes of the dramatic and unpredictable world of prize fighting.  The All Access shows will air on CBS Sports Network following each episode’s television premiere on Showtime.
 
A full programming schedule is included below.
 
CBS Sports Network is the 24-hour home of CBS Sports and is available across the country through local cable, video and telco providers and via satellite on DirecTV Channel 613 and Dish Network Channel 158. For more information, and to access the CBS Sports Network channel finder, go to www.cbssportsnetwork.com.
 
CBS SPORTS NETWORK MAYWEATHER-GUERRERO PROGRAMMING SCHEDULE
 
(All Times ET)
 
Monday, April 29
 
7:00-7:30 PM – ALL ACCESS: Mayweather vs. Guerrero: Episode 1
 
7:30-8:00 PM – ALL ACCESS: Mayweather vs. Guerrero: Episode 2
 
8:00-9:00 PM – Floyd Mayweather vs. Oscar De La Hoya
 
9:00-10:00 PM – Robert Guerrero vs. Michael Katsidis
 
Tuesday, April 30
 
7:30-8:00 PM – ALL ACCESS: Mayweather vs. Guerrero: Episode 3
 
8:00-9:00 PM – Floyd Mayweather vs. Ricky Hatton
 
9:00-10:00 PM – Robert Guerrero vs. Selcuk Aydin
 
Wednesday, May 1
 
4:00-5:00 PM – Mayweather vs. Guerrero Press Conference
 
8:00-9:00 PM – Floyd Mayweather vs. Juan Manuel Marquez
 
Thursday, May 2
 
8:00-9:00 PM – Floyd Mayweather vs. Shane Mosely

9:00-9:30 PM – Floyd Mayweather vs. Victor Ortiz
 
Friday, May 3
 
6:00-6:30 PM – Mayweather vs. Guerrero Weigh-Ins
 
11:30 PM -12:00 MIDNIGHT – ALL ACCESS: Mayweather vs. Guerrero: Episode 4
 
Saturday, May 4
 
Following the fight – Post-fight analysis and Press Conference

 

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Lem Satterfield can be reached at lemuel.satterfield@gmail.com

 

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