Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN: Three July Cards Revealed

ESPN has announced the next three matchups in its summer dates of Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN (PBC on ESPN) presented by Corona Extra. All PBC on ESPN events will air on ESPN and on ESPN Deportes, as part of the network’s Noche de Combates Spanish-language series. 

Live coverage will also be available on WatchESPN across computers, smartphones, tablets and connected devices via affiliated video providers. All three events will also air on ESPN International’s affiliated networks TSN (Canada), BT Sport ESPN (UK) and Sony ESPN and SONY ESPN HD (India), and via syndicated agreements in South Korea, Sub-Saharan Africa, France, Greece, Hungary, Romania, Israel, Poland, Russia, Serbia & the Balkans and throughout the Middle East.

The next PBC on ESPN is scheduled for July Fourth weekend with the event on Saturday, July 2 at 9 p.m. ET live on ESPN and ESPN Deportes.  The main card features unbeaten lightweight contender & 2012 U.S. Olympian Jamel “Semper Fi” Herring (15-0, 8 KOs) taking on former title challenger Denis Shafikov (36-2-1, 19 KOs), with the co-main event featuring unbeaten prospect Patrick Szymanski (15-0, 9 KOs) against former title challenger “Silky” Wilky Campfort (21-2, 12 KOs).  The 10-round bouts take place at Santander Arena in Reading, Pennsylvania.


The July 9th event will air at 9 p.m. ET live on ESPN and ESPN Deportes.  The main card features undefeated rising super featherweight contender Mario “Golden Boy” Barrios (15-0, 8 KO) against former title challenger Devis “Boom Boom” Boschiero (39-4, 21 KO) in a 12-round fight.  The undercard features two undefeated super lightweight prospects: Los Angeles-native Kevin Watts (11-0, 4 KOs) taking on Chicago’s Eddie Ramirez (13-0, 9 KOs) in a 10-round fight. The event takes place at the Sun National Bank Center in Trenton, New Jersey.

The July 15th event will air at 9 p.m. ET live on ESPN and ESPN Deportes.  The main card features unbeaten super lightweight contender Sergey Lipinets (9-0, 7 KOs) against hard-hitting Walter Castillo (26-3-1, 19 KOs) in a 12-round bout.  The co-main event features featherweights Tugstsogt Nyambayar (5-0, 5 KO), an Olympic silver medalist from Mongolia making his television debut, and Rafael “Dynamite” Vázquez (16-2, 13 KO) in a 10-round bout.  The event takes place at Horseshoe Tunica Hotel & Casino in Tunica, Mississippi.

ESPN’s commentary team assignments, special features and content will be announced prior to each event.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by fredhopple on 06-15-2016

[QUOTE=BennyBlanco;16787461]The great Atlast? He's a miserable cynic who rambles incoherently and doesn't even pay attention to the fight he's calling. Highly watched ESPN? Avg audience of 300K out of 110 million households.[/QUOTE] Teddy Me Atlas is good for boxing and…

Comment by MC Hammer on 06-15-2016

[QUOTE=AddiX;16786991]What the hell does this have to do with hbo or Peter Nelson you insecure Fck boy? Haymon will blow more $ on the time buy for espn than the total purses of the last hbo card. Besides, hbo gets…

Comment by IMDAZED on 06-14-2016

[QUOTE=bojangles1987;16787535]It really sucks that we went from Garcia and Thurman to prospects. Might as well have kept Friday Night Fights around. PBC is putting all the good fights back on Showtime, which defeats the entire point of bothering to put…

Comment by R_Walken on 06-14-2016

Not bad Like the July 15 card with Lipinets & Tug

Comment by JUNIABOY on 06-14-2016

Does anybody know how that lawsuit is going for Haymon?...the one filed by the PBC investors? Didn't Haymon sell PBC to them like it was going to double their investment? How is that turning out?

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