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Espinoza on Why SHO Rejected McGregor-Malignaggi Footage

A few days ago, UFC President Dana White spoke to the media and revealed that Showtime was sent video footage from the now infamous sparring sessions between UFC superstar Conor McGregor and former tw...Read More

Showtime Start Legal War Over Mayweather-McGregor 'Streams'

Showtime is already staging a legal war against dozens of websites that are already promoting unauthorized streams of next Saturday's pay-per-view bout between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor....Read More

Lomachenko-Marriaga Averaged Just 728,000 Viewers on ESPN

Top Rank’s move from HBO to ESPN was supposed to expose Vasyl Lomachenko to more viewers. It didn’t. Lomachenko’s seven-round domination of overmatched Miguel Marriaga was watched by fewer viewers Sat...Read More

Mayweather vs. McGregor: All Access Episode 2 Information

The second installment of the SHOWTIME Sports series ALL ACCESS: Mayweather vs. McGregor, will premiere this Friday on SHOWTIME at 10 p.m. ET/PT. Fresh off of their explosive press tour and with just ...Read More

Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor - All Access Information

NEW YORK – SHOWTIME Sports today announced that the first episode of ALL ACCESS: Mayweather vs. McGregor will be offered for free to consumers who do not subscribe to SHOWTIME, immediately following t...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

Arum Explains Why Ditching HBO For ESPN Was The Right Move

A few weeks ago, Top Rank's CEO Bob Arum revealed the new direction for his company - a direction where their top fighters like Manny Pacquiao, Vasyl Lomachenko and Terence Crawford were being shifted...Read More

McGregor To SHO's Espinoza: You F***ing Weasel, F***ing Bitch!

UFC champion Conor McGregor has continued to blame Showtime for a microphone malfunction during Tuesday's press conference at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. McGregor has been livid because he beli...Read More

Showtime Responds To McGregor's Claim of Cutting His Mic

On Tuesday, UFC champion Conor McGregor was a very angry man, because he couldn’t respond to the verbal bombs that were being hurled by Floyd Mayweather Jr. During the press conference at Staples Cent...Read More

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