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Top Rank Exec: ESPN to Televise Beterbiev-Koelling

One of the most explosive punchers in boxing is about to get a lot more exposure. Carl Moretti, vice president of boxing operations for Bob Arum’s Top Rank Inc., told BoxingScene.com on Tuesday that A...Read More

Showtime To Have Three Boxing Presentations on Saturday

SHOWTIME Sports will offer three separate boxing presentations on Saturday, July 29, delivering two digital live streams preceding the evening’s SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING televised doubleheader. T...Read More

Canelo-Golovkin 24/7 To Debut on August 26, on HBO

HBO Sports’ groundbreaking “24/7” reality franchise, which has captured 18 Sports Emmy® Awards, will return for its 23rd multi-part boxing installment with 24/7 CANELO/GOLOVKIN, it was announced today...Read More

Top Rank To Keep Lomachenko and Others More Active

While WBO super featherweight titlist, Vasyl Lomachenko, has an August 5th assignment against Miguel Marriaga at the Microsoft Theater at LA Live on ESPN, promoter Bob Arum says it wont be the last ti...Read More

HBO Sports Head 'Thrilled' By 'Super Fly' Card on September 9th

While HBO Sports is distributing the September 16th middleweight showdown between middleweight ruler Gennady Golovkin and Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez, the centerpiece of their upcoming schedule on the actua...Read More

'PBC on FOX' Show Peaked at 1.039M Viewers, Averaged 886K

The audience for the “PBC on FOX” tripleheader Saturday night peaked at 1,039,000 viewers. According to ratings released Tuesday by Nielsen Media Research, the peak audience tuned in from 9:30-9:45 p....Read More

Berchelt-Miura Peaked at 729K Viewers, Averaged 683K on HBO

HBO’s broadcast of the Miguel Berchelt-Takashi Miura main event Saturday night peaked at 729,000 viewers, according to ratings released Tuesday morning by Nielsen Media Research. Their 12-round, 130-p...Read More

How Top Rank's Deal With ESPN Changes Boxing

How Top Rank's Deal With ESPN Changes Boxing

By Andreas Hale - Is there anybody out there that still has the nerve to say that boxing is dead? The sentiment has spilled out from the mouths of detractors for several years. Some blamed the fact th...Read More

Televised Boxing is Fighting For Your Attention

Televised Boxing is Fighting For Your Attention

By Cliff Rold - Boxing promoters and networks invested in the sport best serve the fans when they know they have to. During the first decade of the 21st century, when HBO had the market cornered at va...Read More

Lomachenko vs. Marriaga Lands on BoxNation

Pound-for-pound contender Vasyl Lomachenko will defend his WBO super-featherweight world title exclusively live on BoxNation against Miguel Marriaga on August 5th. The two-division world champion and ...Read More

Schaefer Closing in on TV Deal For Ringstar in The United States

Coming back to the promoting business late in 2016, one of the first orders of business for Richard Schaefer (who is now the head of Ringstar Sports) was to sign fighters to his new company. Then it ...Read More

U.S. TV for 'World Boxing Super Series' in Play, Says Schaefer

While the final participants are being added for the 'World Boxing Super Series' tournament, which is set to kick off in September and October, what hasn't been finalized is the television component. ...Read More

Pacquiao-Horn - Highest Rated Boxing Telecast on Cable Since '06

ESPN’s live telecast Saturday, July 1, of the “Battle of Brisbane” (10 p.m. to 1 a.m. ET) averaged a total live audience (television and streaming) of 3.1 million viewers across the ESPN and ESPN Dep...Read More

Pacquiao-Horn Generates Monster TV Ratings For ESPN

ESPN’s live telecast of the Saturday, July 1, “Battle of Brisbane” (10 p.m. ET to 1 a.m. ET) delivered a 1.8 metered market rating according to Nielsen, making it the highest-rated fight on record for...Read More

Ward-Kovalev Rematch Replay Peaked at 947K Viewers on HBO

The Nielsen numbers reflected just how much interest there was in the controversial conclusion to the Andre Ward-Sergey Kovalev rematch. According to ratings released Wednesday morning by Nielsen Medi...Read More

Boxing: Not Dying. Again.

Boxing: Not Dying. Again.

By Cliff Rold - Hold off the eulogies. Bring quality product and quality results might follow. After an often abysmal 2016, boxing has rebounded in a huge way this year. Last year we were talking abou...Read More

Arum is Beyond Excited Over Top Rank's New TV Deal With ESPN

It was officially announced by ESPN and Top Rank that Manny Pacquiao's defense of the WBO welterweight title from Brisbane, Australia versus Jeff Horn will be a prime time telecast on ESPN on July 1st...Read More

Spence-Brook Peaked at 337K Viewers; Averaged 291K on Showtime

NEW YORK – Errol Spence Jr.’s stoppage of Kell Brook in Spence’s first world title fight was well worth watching. The unbeaten Spence’s pressure later in what had been a very competitive fight made Br...Read More

Frank Warren on Saunders-Kurtsidze vs. Taylor-Davies TV Clash

I was told a couple of weeks ago about an interview with my Matchroom counterpart Eddie Hearn and – while you might be surprised to read this – I actually agreed with what he said. Hearn was being que...Read More

Joshua-Klitschko II: There Will Be HBO, Showtime Collaboration

Sheffield - Last month, network rivals HBO and Showtime came together on a television deal to broadcast the highly anticipated heavyweight fight between Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko. The netw...Read More