Saturday, 05 May 2018 00:00

Boxing Schedule

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It's a huge day on the boxing schedule.

 

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For a more in-depth schedule that includes lower profile bouts, visit the ESPN Boxing Schedule

Updated May 6, 2018; 1:18am ET

 

FRIDAY, MAY 11

Las Vegas

TV: BOUNCE TV (USA)

Tony Harrison v Ishe Smith
junior middleweights

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Philadelphia, PA

TV: USA Showtime

Devin Haney 18-0 vs Mason Menard 33-2
lightweights / vacant USBA Lightweight Title

Glenn Dezurn 9-1 1 vs Joshua Greer Jr 16-1-1 
super bantamweights

Tyrieshia Douglas 13-1 vs Helen Joseph 15-3-1 
super flyweights

Adam Lopez 16-2-2 vs Arnold Khegai 11-0-1 
super bantamweights

 

SATURDAY, MAY 12

New York

TV: ESPN/ESPN DEPORTES (US); BOXNATION (UK)

Jorge Linares (c) vs. Vasiliy Lomachenko
WBA lightweight title
Great match-up! But one must wonder what, exactly, will be Linares' strategy? Does a suitable one exist for this opponent?

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Verona, NY

TV: HBO

Sadam Ali (c) v Jaime Munguia
WBO junior middleweight title

Rey Vargas v Azat Hovhannisyan
Vargas' WBC junior featherweight title

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Bolton, England

TV: United Kingdom Channel 5

Sam Sexton 24-3 vs Hughie Fury 20-1 
heavyweights / BBBofC British Heavyweight Title

Peter McDonagh 28-28-1 vs TBA 
super welterweights

Reece Cartwright 20-1 vs TBA 
middleweights /International Boxing Federation Youth Middleweight Title

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SATURDAY, MAY 19 

Montreal 

Adonis Stevenson (c) v Badou Jack
WBC light heavyweight title
Remember when Adonis was the hottest fighter in boxing? His stock has dropped mightily since 2013 despite the fact he hasn't lost in 8 years. Time for boxing's most protected champion to step up.

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SHOWTIME
Oxon Hill, Md.

Gary Russell Jr (c) v Joseph Diaz Jr
WBC featherweight title

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Showtime Facebook and YouTube
Leeds, England

Lee Selby (c) v Josh Warrington
IBF featherweight title

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beIN Sports Espanol
Mexico

Omar Chavez v Jose Carlos Paz
middleweights
The other son of Julio Cesar Chavez. Jr, Omar sports a fine 36-4, 24 KO record and has never been KO'd; He's coming off of a UD loss to Roberto Garcia in Aug 2017.

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BT Sport, Panama Cable Onda Sports
Elland Road Football Ground, Leeds, Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Lee Selby (c) v Josh Warrington
IBF featherweight title

 

FRIDAY, MAY 25

Poland TVP Sport, Poland TVP1
Stadion Narodowy, Warsaw, Poland

Mariusz Wach vs Eric Molina
heavyweights

Izuagbe Ugonoh vs Fred Kassi
heavyweights

Artur Szpilka vs Dominick Guinn
heavyweights



SATURDAY, MAY 26

Quebec City

David Lemieux v Karim Achour
middleweights
Can Lemieux (38-4, 33 KO) rebound from that one-sided loss to Billy Joe Saunders last year?



SATURDAY, JUNE 2

London

George Groves (c) v Callum Smith
WBA super middleweight title
World Boxing Super Series final



FRIDAY, JUNE 8

CBS Sports Net
Rosemont, Ill.

Mike Lee v Jose Hernandez
light heavyweights
Remember Mike Lee (20-0, 11 KO)? In February 2014, Subway aired a commercial during Super Bowl XLVIII that featured Lee as well as well-known sports figures Michael Phelps, Nastia Liukin, Apolo Ohno, and Jay Glazer. He graduated with a degree in finance from Notre Dame's Mendoza College of Business, earned a 3.8 GPA, and insists he has been offered jobs on Wall Street.


SATURDAY, JUNE 9 

BT Sport
Manchester Arena (formerly M.E.N Arena), Manchester, Lancashire, United Kingdom

Tyson Fury v TBD
heavyweights

Terry Flanagan v Maurice Hooker
vacant WBO super lightweight Title

Nathan Gorman vs TBD
heavyweights

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ESPN+
Las Vegas

Jeff Horn (c) v Terence Crawford
WBO welterweight title
Horn will be better than many expect - But will it be enough to turn back the challenge of the freakishly-gifted Crawford?

Alex Saucedo v Lenny Zappavigna
junior welterweights

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Showtime
Los Angeles

Leo Santa Cruz (c) v Abner Mares, rematch
WBA "super" featherweight title

Jermell Charlo (c) v Austin Trout
WBC junior middleweight title

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SATURDAY, JUNE 16

Showtime
Dallas

Errol Spence Jr (c) v Carlos Ocampo
IBF welterweight title

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Munich, Germany

Marco Huck v Yakup Saglam
heavyweights



SATURDAY, JUNE 23

London

Billy Joe Saunders (c) v Martin Murray
WBO middleweight title

Daniel Dubois v TBA
heavyweights


SATURDAY, JULY 14

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Lucas Matthysse (c) v Manny Pacquiao
WBA "regular" welterweight title

 

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 29

Cologne, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

Manuel Charr (c) v Fres Oquendo
WBA 'regular' heavyweight title



Rumored bouts without confirmed dates or venues

Sergey Kovalev (c) v Marcus Browne

IBF light heavyweight title

 

Updated May 6, 1:18am ET


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