Showtime-PBC Agree To Three Year Deal
Showtime has doubled down on their commitment to Al Haymon’s Premier Boxing Champions, as the two sides have agreed to a three-year deal which extends their programming into 2021.
With the new deal, PBC will add more live boxing programming for Showtime beginning in 2019.
“Over the past seven-plus years, SHOWTIME has developed the most comprehensive slate of boxing programming in the world,” said Showtime Sports President Stephen Espinoza on Thursday.
“We have consistently been recognized for making the most significant contributions to the sport of boxing, both financially and editorially. Building off our industry-leading live event schedule, this long-term deal with Premier Boxing Champions ensures that SHOWTIME will remain the No. 1 destination for the world’s greatest fighters and their passionate and diverse fans.”
“Premier Boxing Champions is pleased to extend our relationship with SHOWTIME and continue our commitment to providing the best boxing events with the biggest stars across the most popular divisions in the sport,’’ said Tim Smith, Vice President of Communications for Haymon Boxing.