Showtime Championship Boxing
"Showtime Championship Boxing" is a television boxing program airing on
Showtime. Debuting in March 1986, it is broadcast live on the first Saturday of every month. "Showtime Championship Boxing", which is very similar to " HBO World Championship Boxing", features Steve Alberton blow-by-blow, Al Bernsteinas the color analyst and Jim Gray (sportscaster), along with Karyn Bryant, as roving reporters.
Some of the memorable fights on "Showtime Championship Boxing" include:
"Marvelous" Marvin Haglerdefeated John "The Beast" Mugabi in an 11th-round knockout on the debut broadcast of "Showtime Championship Boxing" in March 1986.
Diego Corralesdefeated José Luis Castillofor the WBC lightweight title in a 10th-round TKO on May 7, 2005. The fight is almost universally regarded as the best fight of 2005.
Commentators past and present
Al Bernstein(color analyst)
Steve Farhood(color analyst)
* Jim Gray (roving reporter)
Karyn Bryant(roving reporter)
Ferdie Pacheco(former color analyst)
* "Showtime Championship Boxing" has had a spinoff series, "".
* This program celebrated its 20th-anniversary year in 2006.
* "" (a television boxing program airing on Showtime from 2001-present)
HBO World Championship Boxing" (a television boxing program airing on HBOfrom 1973-present)
HBO Boxing After Dark" (a television boxing program airing on HBO from 1996-present)
* [http://www.sho.com/boxing Showtime Boxing official website]
* [http://www.karynbryant.com Karyn Bryant's official website]
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