FITE TV, 3:30 pm ET, Lopez-Kambosos prelims. For those who’re fired as much as watch a number of hours of prelim motion, video packages, and perhaps some low-budget live shows or one thing, that is the place to be. It’ll be free on FITE. There are some good names and prospects in motion on this a part of the present, thoughts you. Charles Conwell faces Mark DeLuca, Zhang Zhilei takes on Daniel Martz, veteran welterweight Ray Robinson is in motion, and prospects Aaron Aponte and Haven Brady Jr will combat. There is likely to be extra. In any other case this begin time must be bumped forward about two hours, otherwise you’re going to see a loOoOooOoOOoOoOoOot of promotional materials. Normally I watch prelims. These, I’m not, as I’ll be busy with…
DAZN, 3:30 pm ET, Jaime Munguia vs Kamil Szeremeta. This one’s beginning early, partly as a result of having a European B-side means they’ll max the viewers abroad, partly as a result of in any other case this present will get trampled underfoot on a ridiculously, stupidly busy Saturday evening. As they’ve set it up, DAZN’s principal occasion could overlap with the early phases of different playing cards, however will wrap effectively earlier than the principle occasions on the opposite reveals, and the principle occasions are all most individuals care about. Undercard on DAZN will function Bektemir Melikuziev vs Gabriel Rosado, Ibeth Zamora defending the WBC flyweight title towards Marlen Esparza, and Blair Cobbs vs Brad Solomon. Unhealthy Left Hook can have reside protection.
ESPN+, 7:30 pm ET, Inoue-Dasmarinas prelims. For those who’ve seen High Rank prelims by now, you already know about what to anticipate. You’re going to see folks you’ve seen on them earlier than, and that features the B-side opponents for the prospects being showcased. High Rank prelims have grow to be their very own little boxing ecosystem.
PPV (Click to Buy!), 9:00 pm ET, Teofimo Lopez vs George Kambosos Jr. Lopez lastly makes his return after his large win over Vasiliy Lomachenko, going through IBF obligatory challenger Kambosos in a Triller Combat Membership principal occasion. The undercard has Franchon Crews-Dezurn vs Elin Cederroos for the undisputed championship at 168, Michael Hunter vs Mike Wilson in (for no good purpose) a WBA heavyweight eliminator, and Andy Vences vs Jono Carroll. There have been quite a lot of crap PPV undercards for a very long time now. No person’s giving Kambosos a lot of a shot, however I do anticipate him to exit on his protect if he’s going. He’s a courageous fighter. Unhealthy Left Hook can have reside protection.
Showtime, 9:00 pm ET, Jermall Charlo vs Juan Macias Montiel. Charlo defends his WBC middleweight title towards Montiel in what is anticipated to be a mismatch. The undercard is likely to be extra eventful. Isaac Cruz, an thrilling however flawed light-weight, faces rugged veteran Francisco Vargas, whereas Angelo Leo and Aaron Alameda meet in what could possibly be a really intriguing matchup at 122. Unhealthy Left Hook can have reside protection.
PPV (Click to Buy!), 9:00 pm ET, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr vs Anderson Silva. The primary occasion right here is definitely an exhibition between Julio Cesar Chavez Sr and Hector Camacho Jr, however for the overwhelming majority of very on-line folks the draw is Junior towards a real, bona fide MMA and UFC legend. TO BE CLEAR: Chavez-Silva is a sanctioned combat, not an exhibition. Full, regular boxing guidelines apply. Omar Chavez will combat one in all Canelo’s brothers, too. We gained’t have reside protection — we merely should not have sufficient folks, and we’d need to in any other case take a crap or dump on some world title combat, which I’d do for a Paul brother however not for Junior Chavez, no matter mysterious ailment he comes up with this time, and a 200-year-old Spider Silva. However we’ll have an eye fixed on issues.
ESPN+ and ESPN, 10:00 pm ET, Naoya Inoue vs Michael Dasmarinas. In a recurring theme for the evening’s principal occasions, we’ve bought a star champ towards a man no one thinks has a hope in hell of successful. Dasmarinas is one other IBF obligatory challenger, and, effectively — I imply. His nickname is “Scorching and Spicy,” which is cool. Mikaela Mayer will defend her 130 lb title right here towards Erica Farias, too. Farias is a stable vet however Mayer figures to be means an excessive amount of for her. Unhealthy Left Hook can have reside protection.