Cape Town - Three top
boxing fights have been added to “The Money Fight” undercard, the boxing-MMA
crossover spectacular featuring Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor taking
place in Las Vegas on Saturday, August 26.
The tournament will be broadcast live on SuperSport 2 at 05:00 (SA time) on Sunday, August 27.
Two world championship fights, presented by Mayweather Promotions, will see
dynamic undefeated Gervonta “Tank” Davis making the second defence of his IBF
junior-lightweight championship against undefeated challenger Francisco
In another excellent match-up, WBA light-heavyweight title holder Nathan
Cleverly will defend his title against former super-middleweight world champion
Badou Jack, who is stepping up in weight after a terrific run in the
Plus, fresh off of a ninth-round TKO victory over Andre Berto, welterweight
Shawn Porter will face Thomas Dulorme.
The action will open with undefeated rising cruiserweight contender Andrew “The
Beast” Tabiti, a member of the Mayweather fight stable, taking on two-time
former world champion Steve Cunningham in a 10-round bout for the USBA
Fight fans can watch via their decoders or on DStv Now, online or the app.
Non-DStv customers will be able to watch the fight on the internet TV service
Showmax later in the day. Showmax costs R99 per month for
unlimited viewing and has more than 25 000 TV show episodes, movies, kids shows
Showmax can be viewed on smartphones and tablets, smart TVs, Apple TV and
Android TV, and via web browser.
To sign up for Showmax visit www.showmax.com.
Highlights of the fight will also be available on DStv’s Catch Up service in
the hours after the event. Catch Up Plus, available on connected Exploras, will
carry the full fight later in the day.