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SHO's Espinoza on His Interest in The 'World Boxing Super Series'

New York - Showtime Executive Vice President and General Manager Stephen Espinoza was on hand at the unveiling of Comosa AG’s World Boxing Super Series, a bracket-style elimination tournament that wil...Read More

SHO's Espinoza on Brook-Spence Date, Fall Showtime Schedule

It's been a strong 2017 for Showtime Sports in regards to their boxing franchise. They have featured an attractive slate of fights which have produced solid ratings for the network. And they are conti...Read More

SHO's Espinoza Says More CBS Televised Fights Are Possible

Last weekend's bout at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York - which featured the welterweight unification bout between Keith Thurman and Danny Garcia - was one that did big television ratings, pe...Read More

Joshua vs. Klitschko - U.S. Television Situation Still Up in The Air

So just who will televise the heavyweight title bout between Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko on April 29th from Wembley Stadium in London, England? While Klitschko has had a long association wit...Read More

Thurman-Garcia Fight Peaked at 5.1M Viewers; Averaged 3.74M

The peak audience for Saturday’s SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING ON CBS broadcast of Thurman vs. Garcia reached 5.1 million viewers, the largest audience for a primetime boxing broadcast since 1998 and u...Read More

Thurman-Garcia Overnight Ratings Look Strong

CBS was the No. 1 network in prime time on Saturday night, according to Nielsen overnight ratings, with the live broadcast of SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING on CBS, presented by Premier Boxing Champions...Read More

Showtime's Stephen Espinoza on The Angel Garcia Controversy

New York - It’s dubbed Showtime on CBS. That is the magnitude of the WBA/WBC welterweight unification between Keith Thurman (27-0, 22 KO’s) and Danny Garcia . The two will square off on primetime on C...Read More

Showtime Exec: If You Make Best Fights, Ratings Will Soon Follow

New York - If there was a network that has hit the ground running in the first quarter of 2017, it's been Showtime. So far the network has televised main event fights like the draw between Badou Jack ...Read More

Brook-Spence Could Land on Showtime; Fight Date Not Yet Set

Whenever Kell Brook and Errol Spence Jr. fight, Showtime’s Stephen Espinoza wants his network to televise it. Espinoza, executive vice president and general manager for Showtime Sports, said Thursday ...Read More

Video: SHO's Espinoza on Garcia-Thurman, Wilder-Stiverne II

Showtime's Stephen Espinoza Interview on Boxing - BROOKLYN - Undefeated welterweight world champions Keith Thurman and Danny Garcia went face-to-face Thursday at the final press conference before the...Read More

Escandon Injured; Russell Fight, 3/11 Showtime Card Postponed

Gary Russell Jr. will have to wait a little longer to fight again. The WBC world featherweight champion’s lengthy layoff, already approaching a year, was extended Tuesday because the opponent he was s...Read More

Adrian Granados Will Be Back on Showtime, Says Manager

It was a close, hard-fought split decision that went against Adrian Granados this past weekend as he battled Adrien Broner for ten rounds at the Cintas Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. Granados had to deal...Read More

Broner-Granados Fight Peaked at 859,000 Viewers on Showtime

Say what you will about Adrien Broner, but he still delivers ratings. The polarizing former four-division champion’s entertaining fight against Adrian Granados peaked at 859,000 viewers on Saturday ni...Read More

Showtime's Espinoza on Joshua Gaining U.S. Fans, Wilder Clash

Stephen Espinoza, the head of Showtime Sports, expects the boxing fans in the United States to be fixated on the outcome of the heavyweight showdown between Anthony and Wladimir Klitschko. Joshua vs. ...Read More

Showtime to Stream Broner-Granados Tripleheader Live on Twitter

NEW YORK – Showtime Sports will live-stream the first ever boxing event on Twitter this Saturday, offering fans the opportunity to watch and join the conversation during the "Showtime Championship Box...Read More

Showtime's Espinoza: Mayweather vs. McGregor Could Happen

The saga between retired former five division world champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. and UFC superstar Conor McGregor continues to play out in the press and social media. Rumors ran wild on Tuesday, afte...Read More

Showtime Scores Rare Ratings Win Over HBO in Head-to-Head Battle

NEW YORK – Showtime Sports produced a rare ratings victory over rival HBO Sports for competing boxing broadcasts Saturday night. Viewership for Showtime’s doubleheader, which featured a WBA featherwei...Read More

Premium Strengths - The HBO vs. Showtime Viewership Battle

Premium Strengths - The HBO vs. Showtime Viewership Battle

By Cliff Rold - This weekend, boxing fans with subscriptions to premium cable outlets HBO and Showtime can complain that the two shows will run head to head. They can’t complain about what they’re get...Read More

DeGale-Jack Drew an Average of 454,000 Viewers on Showtime

An average of 454,000 viewers watched the James DeGale-Badou Jack fight Saturday night on Showtime, according to figures released Wednesday by Nielsen Media Research....Read More

Video: SHO's Espinoza Discusses Future Fights on Network, More

Stephen Espinoza Video Interview - BROOKLYN - The highly anticipated unification showdown between unbeaten welterweight world champions Keith “One Time” Thurman (27-0, 22 KOs) and Danny “Swift” Garcia...Read More