BF WORLD CHAMPION SHAWN “SHOWTIME” PORTER
TO DEFEND HIS TITLE AGAINST BRITISH STAR KELL BROOK
SATURDAY, AUG. 16 LIVE ON SHOWTIME®
AT STUBHUB CENTER IN CARSON, CALIF.
SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING Tripleheader
To Include WBC Lightweight Champion Omar Figueroa Against Daniel Estrada,
And WBC Super Middleweight Title Rematch Between Sakia Bika and Anthony Dirrell
Tickets On Sale Today Monday, July 14
Golden Boy Promotions and SHOWTIME® will deliver another explosive night of boxing from the renowned StubHub Center in Carson, Calif., when undefeated IBF Welterweight World ChampionShawn “Showtime” Porter (24-0-1, 15 KOs), of Akron, Ohio defends his belt against fellow unbeaten British star Kell Brook (32-0, 22 KOs), of Sheffield, England, on Saturday, Aug. 16, headlining a three world championship fight SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING®.
In co-featured fights on the telecast, undefeated Omar “Panterita” Figueroa (23-0-1, 17 KOs), of Weslaco, Texas, risks his WBC Lightweight World Championship for a second time against mandatory challenger Daniel “Tremendo” Estrada (32-2-1, 24 KOs), of Mexico City, and WBC Super Middleweight World Champion Sakio “The Scorpion” Bika (32-5-3, 21 KOs), of Sydney, Australia, will defend against unbeaten Anthony “The Dog” Dirrell (26-0-1, 22 KOs), of Flint, Mich., in a rematch of a wildly exciting and controversial 12-round split draw last Dec. 7.
Tickets priced at $150, $75, $50 and $25, plus applicable taxes, fees and services charges and will be available online at AXS.com, by phone at 888-9-AXS-TIX (888-929-7849) and at StubHub Center Box Office (Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. PT to 6 p.m. PT). VIP Suites are available by calling 877-604-8777. For more information on group discounts or VIP packages, please call 877-234-8425.
For more information, visit www.goldenboypromotions.com, www.sports.sho.com and www.stubhubcenter.com, follow on Twitter at @GoldenBoyBoxing, @ShowtimeShawnP, @SpecialKBrook, @StubHubCenter, @SHOSports and @Swanson_Comm, follow the conversation using #PorterBrook and become a fan on Facebook at www.facebook.com/GoldenBoyBoxing and www.facebook.com/SHOBoxing.