Showtime Sports will offer live streams of Thursday’s final press conference, Friday’s weigh-in and the Saturday preview show of the Canelo Alvarez-Alfredo Angulo pay-per-view event via YouTube, Ustream and http://sports.sho.com/live.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. told Showtime’s Steve Farhood that he “chose the better man” in Marcos Maidana instead of Amir Khan for his ring return on May 3 during an interview on last night’s ShoBox telecast.
Showtime Sports presents a chance to relive the best knockouts, hardest punches and biggest upsets in “Best of Showtime Boxing 2013,” premiering Wednesday, Feb. 5, at 8:30 p.m. ET/PT on Showtime.
IBF light heavyweight titleholder weighed 172.5, two and half pounds under the division limit, at Friday’s weigh-in for his defense against Karo Murat that will take place on Saturday in Atlantic City, N.J. Murat weighed 174 pounds. Peter Quillin and Gabriel Rosado, who fight in Saturday’s co-feature, also made weight for their WBO title bout.
Showtime Sports will offer a live stream of today’s weigh-in for THE RING junior middleweight championship between Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Austin Trout taking place on Saturday, live on Showtime from Alamodome in San Antonio. The weigh-in begins at 3:00 p.m. ET / 2:00 p.m. CT / Noon PT from Market Square in San Antonio.
In part II of Travelin’ Man returns to Los Angeles, Lee Groves explains the significance of boxing’s return to network TV before recounting his CompuBox analysis for the CBS-, Showtime Extreme- and Showtime-televised fights from the L.A. Sports Arena on Dec. 15.