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SHO's Espinoza: Broner-Garcia is Biggest Non-PPV Fight of Summer

New York- As of late, all has been going right for Stephen Espinoza, the Executive Vice President and General Manager of Showtime Sports. In 2017 - Showtime has consistently put on even fights, the Sh...Read More

How Mayweather-McGregor Delivered Ultimate Gut Punch To HBO

How Mayweather-McGregor Delivered Ultimate Gut Punch To HBO

By Andreas Hale - With the recent announcement that the fight nobody thought had any business of happening will now take place on August 26th, all parties involved can celebrate. The spectacle that is...Read More

Garcia-Broner the Centerpiece of Showtime's Summer Schedule

Last week , an intriguing match-up at junior welterweight was announced for July 29th between 135-pound world champion Mikey Garcia, who is moving up, and former four division champion Adrien Broner. ...Read More

Mayweather-McGregor: Showtime on Board, Confirms Espinoza

Sheffield - Showtime Sports head Stephen Espinoza has confirmed that his network is on board with a potential cross-sports clash between former five division world champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. and UF...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

Agitated Arum: HBO, Showtime Don’t Own the Boxing Business!

NEW YORK – Bob Arum’s love-hate relationship with HBO took another tumultuous turn Saturday night. The outspoken promoter promised a group of reporters during a ringside rant at Madison Square Garden ...Read More

Davis-Walsh, Russell-Escandon Showtime Split-Site Information

NEW YORK – America’s youngest world champion, Gervonta Davis, will make his first world title defense in the opening bout and featherweight world champion Gary Russell Jr. will make his mandatory worl...Read More

UFC's White Reacts To Espinoza's Claims on Mayweather-McGregor

UFC President Dana White has responded to recent comments that were made by Showtime Sports' executive vice president Stephen Espinoza - regarding the potential cross-sports mega-fight between former ...Read More

Joshua-Klitschko Live Broadcast Drew 659K Viewers for Showtime

An average of 659,000 viewers tuned in to Showtime’s live telecast Saturday of the highly entertaining Anthony Joshua-Wladimir Klitschko heavyweight title fight from London. The average viewership, ba...Read More

Showtime's Espinoza Eyes Anthony Joshua vs. Deontay Wilder

Showtime Sports head Stephen Espinoza is expecting a future fight where Anthony Joshua (19-0, 19 KOs) will defend his IBF, IBO, WBA heavyweight titles in the United States. Joshua, who is under an exc...Read More

SHO's Espinoza Wonders if UFC Really Want Mayweather-McGregor

CONOR MCGREGOR's pursuit of a boxing match with Floyd Mayweather has come to a screeching halt. Ireland's first UFC champion, who is currently preparing for the birth of his first child, has been purs...Read More

Porter-Berto Bout Drew Average of 468,000 Viewers on Showtime

An average of 468,000 viewers watched Showtime’s broadcast of the Shawn Porter-Andre Berto welterweight fight Saturday night from Brooklyn. The average viewership was lower than the two previous main ...Read More

Showtime's Espinoza: There's One Network Committed to Boxing

NEW YORK – Stephen Espinoza made it perfectly clear he feels Showtime has surpassed HBO as the premier provider of boxing programming on premium cable. Espinoza, the executive vice president and gener...Read More

Showtime Reveals Schedule of Shows For Next Eight Weeks

SHOWTIME Sports has unveiled the network’s complete spring 2017 boxing schedule following today’s earlier announcement that the heavyweight boxing event of the year will be televised live on SHOWTIME....Read More

Showtime to Air Joshua-Klitschko Live; HBO Gets Delayed Telecast

Showtime announced a considerable boxing victory over HBO on Monday. After a long battle between the premium-cable rivals, Showtime essentially revealed it won a bidding war with HBO to secure the U.S...Read More

Showtime, HBO Still in Running to Air Joshua-Klitschko in U.S.

NEW YORK – Stephen Espinoza would’ve loved to have been able to tell reporters Thursday that Showtime has secured the U.S. television rights to air the Anthony Joshua-Wladimir Klitschko heavyweight ch...Read More

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