Tag: Marcos Maidana
December 4, 2013 — You could sense eminent danger in the air. With their welterweight championship showdown on Saturday just days away, Marcos Maidana and Adrien Broner engaged in a lively teleconference.
Thank you, everybody, for joining us today. We’re very excited to have the main event of Danger Zone on the phone with us, both Adrien Broner and Marcos Maidana. I’m going to turn it right over at this time to Richard Schaefer, Chief Executive Officer of Golden Boy Promotions. Richard? (continue reading…)
SHOWTIME Sports® Presents ALL ACCESS: BRONER vs. MAIDANA, Classic Fights And Exclusive Bonus Content In Buildup to December 14 Mega-Event
ALL ACCESS Series Featuring Welterweight World Champion Adrien “The Problem” Broner and Marcos “El Chino” Maidana Premieres Saturday, Dec. 7 on SHOWTIME®
NEW YORK, NY, November 26, 2013 — SHOWTIME Sports will premiere the latest chapter of its acclaimed documentary series ALL ACCESS: Broner vs. Maidana, replay classic fights from seminal moments in each fighter’s career and offer additional exclusive behind-the-scenes content-all in the buildup to Saturday, Dec. 14, when Adrien “The Problem” Broner and Marcos “El Chino” Maidana headline the highly anticipated four-fight SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING® event in San Antonio, Texas.
ALL ACCESS: Broner vs. Maidana, a two-episode series, will premiere on Saturday, Dec. 7 at 7:30 p.m. ET/4:30 p.m. PT on SHOWTIME-immediately preceding the live SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING telecast headlined by Zab Judah vs. Paulie Malignaggi-with replays on SHOWTIME, SHOWTIME EXTREME® and CBS Sports Network. Following its premiere, ALL ACCESS also will be available on SHOWTIME ON DEMAND® and SHOWTIME ANYTIME®. (continue reading…)
Talented, Undefeated Anthony Dirrell Ready, Confident for Latest Challenge–WBC Super Middleweight Champion Sakio Bika on Saturday, December 7, Live on SHOWTIME®
Zab Judah and Paulie Malignaggi Battle for Brooklyn Bragging Rights in Main Event of Quadrupleheader at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.; Tickets on Sale Now
NEW YORK, NY, November 20, 2013 — Unbeaten Anthony “The Dog” Dirrell, who is no stranger to overcoming adversity, finally gets his crack at a world title when he challenges defending champion Sakio Bika for the WBC Super Middleweight Championship on Saturday, Dec. 7, live on SHOWTIME (8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT) from Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.
The quadrupleheader, headlined by an all-Brooklyn bout between former world champions Zab “Super” Judah and Paulie “The Magic Man” Malignaggi, is the first of back-to-back blockbuster events promoted by Golden Boy Promotions live on SHOWTIME. On Saturday, Dec. 14, in another four-fight telecast on SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING®, rising superstar Adrien Broner will defend his WBA Welterweight Championship against dangerous, hard-hitting Marcos Maidana in the main event. (continue reading…)
Danger Zone: WBA Welterweight World Champion Adrien Broner to Defend his Title Against Former World Champion Marcos Maidana on December 14 Live on Showtime from the Alamodome in San Antonio
Interim WBA Welterweight Champion Keith Thurman Defends His Title Against Jesus Soto Karass, WBC Super Bantamweight Champion Leo Santa Cruz Faces Cesar Seda, WBA Light Heavyweight Champion Beibut Shumenov Takes on Tamas Kovacs, Plus! The Much Anticipated Ring Return of Victor Ortiz
SAN ANTONIO, TX, October 31, 2013 — WBA Welterweight Champion Adrien “The Problem” Broner and former WBA Junior Welterweight Champion Marcos “El Chino” Maidana are no strangers to facing the most feared competitors in the sport of boxing. On Saturday, Dec. 14, in a SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING® mega-bout to air live from the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas, the bold and brash Broner and the punching powerhouse Maidana will enter the DANGER ZONE like never before, with “The Problem” defending his title against the Argentine knockout artist determined to wrap championship gold around his waist once again.
Who will emerge from the DANGER ZONE unscathed? Will it be the fast and precise Broner or the aggressive and powerful Maidana? The world will find out on Dec. 14. (continue reading…)
LIVE ON SATURDAY, DEC. 14 at 8p ET/5p PT; Tickets From $10 On Sale Now!
SAN ANTONIO, TX, October 31, 2013 — An enthusiastic crowd of hundreds of boxing fans turned out for an to the public press conference on the floor of the Alamodome today as Golden Boy Promotions formally announced DANGER ZONE, a blockbuster event headlined by a highly anticipated matchup between undefeated WBA Welterweight Champion Adrien “The Problem” Broner and former WBA Junior Welterweight Champion Marcos “El Chino” Maidana live on SHOWTIME® (8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT) on Saturday, Dec. 14.
The 12-rounder between rising superstar Broner (27-0, 22 KO’s), of Cincinnati, and the always-dangerous, hard-hitting Maidana (34-3, 31 KO’s), of Margarita, Santa Fe, Argentina, tops a stacked fight card to close out what has been a record-breaking year on SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING®. (continue reading…)