Photos: Malignaggi, Broner Heated Final Face To Face

Paulie Malignaggi and Adrien Broner took part in a very tense final press conference on Thursday. This Saturday the two boxers will collide at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn in a 12-round fight for Malignaggi's WBA Welterweight World Championship. The event is promoted by Golden Boy Promotions and R & R Promotions, supported by Golden Boy Promotions' sponsors Corona and AT&T and will be televised live on SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING® beginning at 9:00 p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. PT.  Photos by Damien Acevedo/

In the co-featured bouts, Johnathon Banks will look to repeat his 2012 upset win over Seth "Mayhem" Mitchell as he defends his NABO and WBC International Heavyweight titles in a 12-round fight presented in association with K2 Promotions and number one rated WBC super middleweight contender Sakio Bika faces number four rated WBC super middleweight contender Marco Antonio Periban in a 12-round fight for the vacant WBC Super Middle weight World Championship.  SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING® is available in Spanish on secondary audio programming (SAP).  Preliminary fights will air on SHOWTIME EXTREME at 7:00 p.m. ET/PT (delayed on the West Coast).

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by TaurusJ27 on 06-21-2013

They'll be trash talking between the rounds.

Comment by ellwise69 on 06-21-2013

I hope that Paulie embarrasses Broner, but I just can't see it happening. Stoppage late rounds for Broner. Even though he's a mug.

Comment by Rome-By-Ko on 06-21-2013

[QUOTE=SaldanaCC;13489644]One of the most hyped fighters in the sport right now.........a guy who has been winning for yrs now who has only lost to the best and has a guy moving up TWO weight classes to make history ......oh…

Comment by SaldanaCC on 06-21-2013

One of the most hyped fighters in the sport right now.........a guy who has been winning for yrs now who has only lost to the best and has a guy moving up TWO weight classes to make history ......oh…

Comment by ddangerous on 06-21-2013

[QUOTE=Rome-By-Ko;13489358]Not too pumped for this fight..No matter how they try to sell it,I could think of 3 to 4 fights I'd rather see either fighter in then this one..That's not good at all..Wake me when this is over.. I could…

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