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Macho: The Hector Camacho Story - To Premiere on Showtime, Dec. 4

Showtime Sports Documentary Films today announced it will air MACHO: THE HECTOR CAMACHO STORY, an unflinching look at the remarkable life, storied career and unsolved murder of one of boxing’s greates...

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Lipinets-Abdukakhorov Showtime Tripleheader Moved To October 24

The show will go on, just two weeks later. Sergey Lipinets and Kudratillo Abdukakhorov were provided good news for a change, as their oft-delayed interim title fight finally has a new date. The two w...

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Charlo Doubleheader PPV To Air on Showtime, October 3

Saturday’s CHARLO DOUBLEHEADER main events featuring the world champion Charlo twins will air on SHOWTIME this Saturday, October 3 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT. WBC Middleweight World Champion Jermall Charlo pa...

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Showtime's Espinoza Promises Charlos PPV Will Deliver Bang For Consumer Buck

UNCASVILLE, Connecticut – Stephen Espinoza is sympathetic toward those under financial duress during this pandemic. Showtime’s president of sports and event programming also understands some of the co...

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Showtime's Erickson-Gausha Show Peaked At 155K Viewers; Averaged 122K

Viewership of Showtime’s main event Saturday night was partially reflective of the mostly tactical, uneventful nature of Erickson Lubin’s victory over Terrell Gausha. Nielsen Media Research released f...

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Showtime's Espinoza on Covid-19 Battle: 'I Was Dead To The World at That Point'

Showtime Sports president and general manager Stephen Espinoza, who has overseen the network’s sports programming, including its boxing franchise, since 2011, gets numerous calls, texts and emails on ...

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Abreu: I Just Got Out Of Jail, How Can Ennis Put Any Fear Into Me?

If there is one thing that Juan Carlos Abreu has made abundantly clear throughout this promotion, is that nothing will faze him. The veteran fringe contender from Dominican Republic proved it in his e...

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SHO's Espinoza: If Canelo Becomes Available, We'll Be Very Aggressive To Sign Him

Showtime is keeping a close eye on the legal battle involving Canelo Alvarez. Last week, Canelo filed a $280 million lawsuit against Golden Boy Promotions, Golden Boy CEO Oscar De La Hoya and streamin...

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Espinoza: Charlo-Derevyanchenko/Charlo-Rosario Event For The True Fight Fan

Boxing consumers complain more often than not because pay-per-view cards don’t give them the overall value they seek for their money. Stephen Espinoza is completely confident they’ll get plenty of ban...

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Benavidez-Angulo: Showtime's Tripleheader Peaked At 245K Viewers; Averaged 188K

Showtime’s viewership went up slightly Saturday night from the network’s previous “Showtime Championship Boxing” telecast. Nielsen Media Research statistics released Tuesday indicated Showtime’s tripl...

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Leo-Williams Showtime Main Event Peaked At 209K Viewers, Averaged 150K

The return of “Showtime Championship Boxing” drew lower viewership than usual Saturday night than the series typically attracts. According to Nielsen Media Research figures released Tuesday, the premi...

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Showtime Permanently Removes Malignaggi From Broadcasting Team Over IFL TV Comments

Paulie Malignaggi’s mouth was one of his greatest assets when he was a fighter and has helped him become one of boxing’s best broadcasters. Comments Malignaggi made three months ago, however, have cos...

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Showtime's Espinoza: Leo-Williams 'Great Alternative' After Fulton Failed Test

Al Haymon, promoter Tom Brown and Showtime’s Stephen Espinoza prepared as best they could for exactly what happened Wednesday. They developed a comprehensive, costly contingency plan to keep their tel...

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Showtime's Espinoza Explored CBS Lot, Vegas Venue Before Securing Mohegan Sun

Mohegan Sun ultimately provided everything Showtime needed in terms of continuity, convenience, and cost effectiveness for the network’s upcoming boxing broadcasts. Showtime’s Stephen Espinoza explore...

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Stephen Espinoza: Market Will Respond To Showtime PPVs

Showtime announced its return to boxing with a strong nine-card slate last week that will be spread out through the rest of the year. Two of the events will be available exclusively on Showtime pay pe...

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Showtime's Espinoza: Initial Plan To Do All 2020 Fights At Mohegan Sun, Could Change

Showtime’s tentative plan is to televise all eight cards the network announced Wednesday from Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut. That strategy could change, however, if fans are allowed to ...

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Something To Anticipate: The Best of the Showtime Slate

Something To Anticipate: The Best of the Showtime Slate

By Cliff Rold - Boxing in general has been back since June. Big time boxing resumed on Wednesday with the announcement of nine dates for Showtime beginning in August. Fans have been following the head...

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Wallin-Kauffman: Showtime To Televise Heavyweight Fight August 15

Otto Wallin’s lengthy wait to fight for the first time since he tested Tyson Fury should finally end August 15. BoxingScene.com has learned that Wallin and Travis Kauffman have agreed to meet in a 10-...

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Showtime Reveals June Schedule of Classic Fights

SHOWTIME Sports® has announced today its SHOWTIME BOXING CLASSICS June slate, featuring a collection of Mike Tyson fights, Anthony Joshua vs. Wladimir Klitschko and other memorable moments from the ne...

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Could Televising Boxing On Weeknights Become A Regular Thing Again?

Could Televising Boxing On Weeknights Become A Regular Thing Again?

By Keith Idec - Bob Arum remembers “enormous” audiences watching when ESPN televised Top Rank’s cards on Tuesday nights and Thursday nights during the 1980s. “ESPN’s boxing was must-see television bac...

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