Golden Boy Promotions and SHOWTIME® will deliver another explosive night of boxing from the renowned StubHub Center in Carson, Calif., when undefeated Shawn “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 fight card on Showtime Championship Boxing.
Tickets for Porter vs. Brook are now for sale.
In co-featured fights on the telecast, undefeated Omar “Panterita” Figueroa (23-0-1, 17 KOs), of Weslaco, Texas, risks his undefeated record against mandatory challenger Daniel “Tremendo” Estrada (32-2-1, 24 KOs), of Mexico City, and Sakio “The Scorpion” Bika (32-5-3, 21 KOs), of Sydney, Australia, will face unbeaten Anthony “The Dog” Dirrell (26-0-1, 22 KOs), of Flint, Mich., in a rematch of an 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.
Porter vs. Brook is definitely an intriguing and important fight in the welterweight division, and Bika vs. Dirrell II is a solid rematch of a close first fight.