[Video] All Access: Canelo vs. Angulo – Ep.1 (Preview)
ALL ACCESS: CANELO VS. ANGULO, the latest installment of the critically acclaimed original series from SHOWTIME Sports, returns this Friday, February 28 at 9 P.M. ET/PT (delayed on the West Coast) with the first of three episodes in support of the SHOWTIME PPV TOE TO TOE: CANELO VS. ANGULO.
ALL ACCESS: CANELO VS. ANGULO chronicles the preparation of the main event fighters, Canelo Alvarez andAlfredo Angulo, for the first boxing blockbuster event of 2014, Saturday, March 8 from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The series takes viewers behind the scenes of their training camps and into the lives of the power-punching Mexican countrymen as the intensity builds towards their 12-round super welterweight showdown.
Episode two of the series will premiere Wednesday, March 5 (10 P.M. ET/PT, delayed on the West Coast), just three days before the big event. The final episode, titled Epilogue, will premiere Saturday, March 15 (immediately following SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING: Garcia vs. Herrera) and will feature unprecedented access from Fight Week in Las Vegas, highlights of the drama inside of the ring and a rare look inside of the minds of the fighters’ and their camps in the aftermath of the fight.
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“TOE TO TOE: Canelo vs. Angulo,” a 12-round super welterweight fight taking place Saturday, March 8 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, is promoted by Golden Boy Promotions and Canelo Promotions and sponsored by Corona, AT&T and Casamigos Tequila. In world title fights on the undercard, Two-Division World Champion Leo Santa Cruz will defend his WBC Super Bantamweight World Title against former Three-Time World Champion Cristian Mijares exciting young star Omar Figueroa will risk his WBC Lightweight Title against Canelo’s brother Ricardo Alvarez and Carlos Molina will defend his IBF Junior Middleweight Championship against undefeated Jermall Charlo. Carlos Molina vs. Jermall Charlo is presented by Golden Boy Promotions in association with Warriors Boxing. This event will be produced and distributed live by SHOWTIME PPV beginning at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT. The event can be heard in Spanish using secondary audio programming (SAP). “TOE TO TOE: Canelo vs. Angulo” will be broadcast in over 400 select movie theaters across the country.
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