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Miguel Cotto Career Special on HBO, November 25

HBO Sports, with a 44-year tradition in professional boxing, takes a deep dive into the career of sure-fire Hall of Famer Miguel Cotto, the most accomplished and decorated fighter in Puerto Rican hist...Read More

Jacobs-Arias Peaks at 765,000 Viewers, Averages 706,000 on HBO

Ratings for HBO’s “World Championship Boxing” tripleheader Saturday night reflected direct boxing competition on ESPN. According to ratings released Tuesday by Nielsen Media Research, Daniel Jacobs’ e...Read More

Dmitry Bivol’s HBO Debut Draws Peak Viewership of 356,000

Dmitry Bivol’s debut on premium cable drew respectable ratings considering his level of opposition and the time it aired live in the United States. Bivol’s first-round knockout victory over Trent Broa...Read More

News: HBO's The Fight Game, Reyes vs. Vasquez, Jaron Ennis

Junior flyweight sensation Edwin Reyes looks for his fourth straight victory when he challenges Santos “Titos” Vasquez in the eight round main event of Tri-Star Boxing’s “Fights at the Fairgrounds” Fr...Read More

Andrade's Promoters Delighted He Outdrew HBO's Main Event

White Plains, NY/Philadelphia, PA -- Demetrius Andrade, two-time and undefeated world champion, showed that he has the drawing power to go along with his unquestioned ring talent as his bout with und...Read More

HBO's Tripleheader Saturday Night Peaked at 685,000 Viewers

Demetrius Andrade’s victory over Alantez Fox was the most-watched of the three boxing matches HBO televised Saturday night. According to ratings released Tuesday by Nielsen Media Research, the Andrade...Read More

HBO Sports Head: I Commend Cotto For Facing a Young, Hungry Ali

Cotto, 41-5 with 33 knockouts, will defend his World Boxing Organization light middleweight crown at Madison Square Garden against Ali, a 2008 US Olympian based in Brooklyn who is 25-1 with 14 knockou...Read More

Daniel Jacobs HBO Special To Debut on November 4

HBO Sports, widely acclaimed for its innovative boxing programming, takes an in-depth look at Daniel Jacobs, one of the sport’s true superstars in and out of the ring, as he makes his return in Novemb...Read More

Jim Lampley Agrees To New Multi-Year Deal With HBO

HBO Sports has entered into a new multi-year agreement with acclaimed broadcaster Jim Lampley, who serves as the primary voice for its HBO Boxing franchise. Lampley will continue to serve on multiple ...Read More

Hearn Clarifies The U.S. Network Status of Anthony Joshua

Matchroom Sports recently announced the signing of middleweight contender, Daniel Jacobs (32-2, 29 KOs), which also included a multi-fight deal with HBO Sports. As you look at the upcoming schedule o...Read More

HBO Sports Head on Relationship With Hearn, Matchroom Sports

With much fanfare it was announced on Saturday night during's HBO's broadcast from the Forum in Inglewood, California that Daniel Jacobs had signed a promotional agreement with Matchroom Sports and ha...Read More

HBO Sports' Head on Formulating 'SuperFly 2' For Early 2018

On September 9th from the StubHub Center in Carson, California, HBO televised a tripleheader featuring the super flyweight division. The main event featured Srisket Sor Rungvisai retaining his WBC ti...Read More

Hearn Reveals Big Plans For U.S. Market, Being a Force on HBO

Promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport is the top boxing promoter in the UK. On Saturday night, he officially began his anticipated expansion to the American market. Back in the UK, Hearn promotes nu...Read More

Daniel Jacobs: I'm Truly Excited To Join HBO and Matchroom!

Eddie Hearn and Matchroom Boxing delighted to announce their first American signing as Daniel Jacobs pens a multi-fight deal as part of Matchroom Boxing’s new venture in the US. The former Middleweigh...Read More

Daniel Jacobs Signs Multi-Fight Agreements With HBO, Eddie Hearn

Sources have informed BoxingScene.com that Daniel Jacobs has signed multi-fight agreements with HBO and British promoter Eddie Hearn. The deals for Jacobs, a former WBA middleweight champion from Bro...Read More

Chocolatito-Sor Rungvisai Rematch Peaked at 835K Viewers on HBO

Plenty of boxing fans saw the demise of Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez live on HBO. According to ratings released by Nielsen Media Research, a peak audience of 835,000 viewers were watching when Srisake...Read More

HBO Mic Crew Hits Stride Ahead of Weekend PPV Blockbuster

HBO Mic Crew Hits Stride Ahead of Weekend PPV Blockbuster

By Lyle Fitzsimmons - It’s not always indicative, but it helps. So, while sports history is littered with entities that rose up to produce greatness after inglorious stretches, it’s surely more comfor...Read More

HBO Sports Head: All 3 Bouts on 'Superfly' Card are 50-50 Fights

Sept. 9 cannot get here soon enough for boxing fans. The 'Superfly' card, also known as the best fight card of 2017, will take at the Stubhub Center in Carson, California and will air live on HBO (10:...Read More

Cotto-Kamegai Peaked at 805K Viewers, Averaged 730K on HBO

Even in direct competition with a pay-per-view extravaganza, boxing fans tuned in to watch Miguel Cotto’s return to the ring. According to ratings released Tuesday by Nielsen Media Research, HBO’s bro...Read More

Andre Ward on Top Rank Rumors, Says HBO Contract is Up

Rumors in the industry have been swirling the past few that WBA/WBO/IBF light heavyweight champion Andre Ward (32-0, 15 KOs) may make the move to Top Rank Inc. The 33-year-old Olympic Gold Medalist is...Read More