SHOWTIME OFFERS TWO SPECIAL ENCORE PRESENTATIONS OF THE YEAR’S MOST TALKED ABOUT NIGHT OF FIGHTS:
Andre Berto vs. Jesus Soto Karass; Omar Figueroa vs. Nihito Arawaka; Keith Thurman vs. Diego Chaves
“…six brave fighters served up the best card of the year so far, with three action-packed and dramatic fights.”– ESPN
The entire SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING telecast promoted by Golden Boy Promotions will replay tomorrow, Tuesday, July 30 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on SHOWTIME EXTREME and a Special Encore on Wednesday, July 31 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on SHOWTIME. Also available on SHOWTIME On Demand and SHOWTIME ANYTIME.
Click below to watch a recap from Saturday night’s thrilling SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING telecast.
Check out this highlight reel: http://s.sho.com/17bLJRd
“KNOCKOUT KINGS II,” featuring former Two-Time Welterweight World Champion Andre Berto facing tough Mexican veteran contender Jesus Soto Karass was a 12-round main event for the vacant NABF Welterweight Championship, on Saturday, July 27 at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas. The event was promoted by Golden Boy Promotions and Leija & Battah Promotions and sponsored by Corona and AT&T. In the 12-round co-featured attractions, Weslaco, Texas’ undefeated rising star Omar Figueroa Jr. squared off against Japan’s Nihito Arakawa for the vacant WBC Interim Lightweight World Championship in a fight promoted in association with Teiken Promotions and undefeated power- puncher Diego Chaves faced fellow unbeaten knockout artist Keith Thurman for Chaves’ WBA Interim Welterweight World Championship in a fight promoted in association with KO International. The tripleheader was broadcast live on SHOWTIME® and preliminary fights aired on SHOWTIME EXTREME®.