WBA welterweight titlist Marcos Maidana believes Adrien Broner and upcoming opponent RING and WBC champion Floyd Mayweather are so similar in style, he’ll beat the latter in the same manner he did the former.
In the premiere episode of Showtime’s “All Access: Mayweather vs. Maidana,” RING and WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather kicks things off with another opulent show.
With no lack of coverage coming into the May 3 welterweight championship bout between Floyd Mayweather and Marcos Maidana, Showtime and CBS Sports Network will feature “All Access” and companion specials.
The anticipated junior middleweight matchup between former champ Canelo Alvarez and top contender Erislandy Lara has apparently been made for July 12 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. The fight will headline a Showtime Pay Per View broadcast.
Former lightweight titlist Julio Diaz isn’t just predicting a win over Keith Thurman on April 26; he’s promising to do it within the distance and with authority.
Riding the momentum of his destruction of Victor Ortiz, former welterweight titlist Luis Collazo will meet ex-140-pound titlist Amir Khan in support of the May 3 welterweight championship bout between Floyd Mayweather and Marcos Maidana.
Golden Boy Promotions CEO Richard Schaefer informs RingTV.com that Amir Khan vs. Luis Collazo will officially support Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s welterweight championship defense against Marcos Maidana on May 3.
The Canelo Alvarez-Alfredo Angulo headlined Showtime PPV last Saturday generated well over 350,000 buys, Showtime Networks Inc. and the event promoter, Golden Boy Promotions, announced on Friday.
Canelo Alvarez said the time for talking is over at the final press conference for his Saturday showdown with Alfredo Angulo. The Mexican star says he’s ready for Angulo and hopes to give fans an entertaining fight.
The May 3 showdown between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Marcos Maidana will take place at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Mayweather announced the news on his Twitter account and RingTV.com has confirmed it with Golden Boy Promotions CEO Richard Schaefer.
Golden Boy President Oscar De La Hoya called the junior middleweight fight between Canelo Alvarez and Alfredo Angulo a clash of “two Mexican warriors in the ring” during a media workout for Alvarez on Wednesday in San Diego.
Showtime has a mega promotional series planned in advance of the May 4 clash between Floyd Mayweather and Robert Guerrero.
Abner Mares will challenge WBC featherweight titleholder Daniel Ponce de Leon on April 20 on Showtime, the former bantamweight and junior featherweight titleholder and his management team, Espinoza Boxing, announced on Twitter on Monday evening.
Leonard Ellerbe, the CEO of Floyd Mayweather’s promotional company, said: “The business model that we have put into place, in my opinion, will never, ever be duplicated.”