Fox Deportes to deliver unprecedented run of Mayweather-Alvarez content
LOS ANGELES, September 5 – As boxing’s biggest night approaches, FOX Deportes will get fight fans ready for September 14th’s “THE ONE: Mayweather vs. Canelo” event with an unprecedented run of classic bouts, documentaries, and behind the scenes access that will set the stage for this historic night in Las Vegas.
Today, September 5, the action begins at 2 p.m. ET/PT with a replay of pound-for-pound king Floyd “Money” Mayweather’s classic 2010 battle with Sugar Shane Mosley, followed at 4 p.m. ET / PT by WBC / WBA Super Welterweight Champion Canelo Alvarez’ own battle with Mosley from 2012. Then from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. ET/PT, it’s all Canelo, as FOX Deportes airs the in-depth documentary on the Mexican superstar, “Canelo: Corazon de Campeon,” and Alvarez’ dominant 2012 victory over always tough Josesito Lopez. This hard-hitting day of action will conclude at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT by a replay of the first episode of ALL ACCESS: Mayweather vs. Canelo.<
ALL ACCESS episode one will then be replayed at 11:30 a.m. ET/PT and 6:30 p.m. ET/PT on Friday, September 6, with Mayweather’s 2011 knockout victory over “Vicious” Victor Ortiz and Alvarez vs. Lopez being aired at 2 p.m. ET/PT and 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, respectively.
But that’s just a teaser for a weekend of “THE ONE” action, as Saturday, September 7 will see more than five hours of great battles, as FOX Deportes presents co-main eventers Danny “Swift” Garcia and Lucas “The Machine” Matthysse as well as the Countdown: Mayweather vs. Canelo program. At 5 p.m. ET/PT, Garcia wins the WBC Junior Welterweight Title with a 12-round victory over the legendary Erik “El Terrible” Morales from 2012. Then it’s a punishing win for Argentina’s Matthysse over Olusegun Ajose from September of 2012 at 6 p.m. ET/PT before Garcia closes up the Classic action for the day at 7 p.m. ET/PT with his stunning 2012 finish of Amir Khan, followed by Countdown: Mayweather vs. Canelo at 10 p.m. ET/PT.
On Sunday, September 8, it’s all “THE ONE” from 4 p.m. ET/PT to 8 p.m. ET/PT, with Alvarez vs. Matthew Hatton, Mayweather vs. Juan Manuel Marquez, a re-airing of ALL ACCESS: Mayweather vs. Canelo, Alvarez vs. Lopez, and another look at ALL ACCESS: Mayweather vs. Canelo.
Stay tuned for more updates for Fight Week, as FOX Deportes counts down to “THE ONE.”