WBC Super Lightweight Special Attraction – 12 Rounds
Adrien Broner – 138 ¾ Pounds
Mikey Garcia – 139 ½ Pounds
Referee: Harvey Dock; Judges: Don Ackerman (N.Y.), Eric Marlinski (N.Y.), Steve Weisfeld (N.J.)
WBC Middleweight Eliminator – 12 Rounds
Jermall Charlo – 159 ¼ Pounds
Jorge Sebastian Heiland – 158 ¼ Pounds
Referee: Benjy Esteves; Judges: Julie Lederman (N.Y.), Carlos Ortiz (N.Y.), Tom Schreck (N.Y.)
“SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING Prelims” LIVE At 7:15 p.m. ET/PT
The digital-only offerings will be available on Facebook Live and YouTube prior to the live SHOWTIME® telecast at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT.
Heavyweight Bout – 10 Rounds
Jarrell Miller – 298 ¾ Pounds
Gerald Washington – 248 Pounds
Referee: TBD; Judges: TBD
Lightweight Bout – 8 Rounds
Katie Taylor – 134 ½ Pounds
Jasmine Clarkson – 133 ½ Pounds
Referee: TBD Judges: TBD
SHOWTIME Sports® will offer live streaming coverage of the Adrien Boner vs. Mikey Garcia final press conference and weigh-in for Saturday’s 140-pound matchup live on SHOWTIME® from Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Additionally, SHOWTIME Sports will offer live streams of undercard action on Saturday from Brooklyn and an international attraction from Belfast, Northern Ireland.
The July 29 SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING telecast is headlined by a blockbuster between two of boxing’s biggest stars as three-division world champion Mikey Garcia moves up to 140 pounds to face four-division champion Adrien Broner. SHOWTIME coverage will begin live at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT as unbeaten former champion Jermall Charlo faces Jorge Sebastian Heiland in a middleweight world title eliminator.
On Saturday, live boxing coverage will begin at approximately 5:30 p.m. ET / 2:30 p.m. PT with international coverage from Belfast as 2016 Fighter of the Year Carl Frampton makes his long-awaited homecoming against once-beaten Andres Gutierrez. Streaming coverage from Brooklyn begins at 7:15 p.m. ET / 4:15 p.m. PT as former heavyweight world title challenger Gerald Washington takes on undefeated Brooklyn native Jarrell Miller, plus the U.S. debut of female boxing star and Irish Olympic Gold Medalist Katie Taylor.
Broner-Garcia, Charlo-Heiland & Frampton-Gutierrez on Sat.
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. The digital-only offerings will be available on Facebook Live and YouTube prior to the live SHOWTIME® telecast at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT, as the network continues its unrivaled commitment to boxing.
The full day of high-stakes boxing will begin at approximately 5:30 p.m. ET/2:30 p.m. PT with streaming coverage from Belfast, Ireland as 2016 Fighter of the Year Carl Frampton makes his long-awaited homecoming. The former two-division titlist Frampton (23-1, 14 KOs) will face once-beaten Andres Gutierrez (35-1-1, 25 KOs) in a 12-round featherweight bout, his first since splitting a par of slugfests with three-division world titlist Leo Santa Cruz. Coverage of Frampton vs. Gutierrez will be provided by Channel 5, a television station in Northern Ireland.
SHOWTIME Sports will then deliver live coverage from Barclays Center in Brooklyn beginning at 7:15 p.m.
ET/4:15 p.m. PT with “SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING Prelims”. The two-fight live stream will feature former world title challenger Gerald Washington (18-1-1, 12 KOs) against Brooklyn native Jarrell Miller (18-0-1, 16 KOs), plus the U.S. debut of female boxing star and Irish Olympic Gold Medalist Katie Taylor (5-0, 3 KOs). Hall of Famer Barry Tompkins will call the live streaming fights from Brooklyn alongside former world champion Daniel Jacobs.
SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING Prelims and Frampton vs. Gutierrez will be available to U.S. audiences only.
The July 29 SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING telecast is headlined by a blockbuster matchup between two of boxing’s biggest stars as three-division world champion Mikey Garcia moves up to 140 pounds to face four-division champion Adrien “The Problem” Broner. Televised coverage begins live on SHOWTIME at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT as unbeaten former world champion Jermall Charlo returns to face Jorge Sebastian Heiland in a middleweight world title eliminator. The event is presented by Premier Boxing Champions from Barclays Center in Brooklyn.
SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING Prelims is an extension of SHOWTIME BOXING on SHOWTIME EXTREME, which is the first premium television series to offer live undercard coverage. Both offerings provide bonus bouts to viewers at home, delivering an experience that was previously available only to fans in arena. Via SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING Prelims, viewers are afforded the unique opportunity to interact with the boxing community during the event in real time.
SHOWTIME Sports also will live stream the Broner vs. Garcia final press conference on Thursday and the official weigh-in on Friday across digital platforms, including Facebook Live and YouTube.