FINAL PRESS CONFERENCE FOR “SHAWN PORTER VS. KELL BROOK” FIGHTERS BEFORE THEY FIGHT THIS SATURDAY, AUG. 16
AT STUBHUB CENTER IN CARSON, CALIF.,
LIVE ON SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING®
THURSDAY, AUGUST 14
1 P.M. PT – PRESS CONFERENCE BEGINS
WHO: SHAWN PORTER, IBF Welterweight World Champion
KELL BROOK, Undefeated Welterweight Contender
SAKIO BIKA, WBC Super Middleweight World Champion
ANTHONY DIRRELL, Undefeated Super Middleweight Contender
OMAR FIGUEROA, WBC Lightweight World Champion
DANIEL ESTRADA, Top Lightweight Contender
DEONTAY WILDER, WBC Continental Americas Heavyweight Champion
JORGE LINARES, Former WBC Featherweight & Former WBA Super Featherweight Champion
JASON QUIGLEY, Undefeated Middleweight Prospect
WHAT: “Showtime” Shawn Porter, Kell “SpecialK” Brook, Sakio “The Scorpion” Bika, Anthony “The Dog” Dirrell, Omar “Panterita” Figueroa and Daniel “Tremendo” Estrada to host final press conference leading up to their bouts this Saturday, Aug. 16 at StubHub Center live on SHOWTIME.
WHEN: Thursday, August 14
12 p.m. PT – Media Luncheon
1 p.m. PT – Press Conference Begins
WHERE: StubHub Center – American Express Stadium Room
18400 South Avalon Boulevard
Carson, Calif. 90746
FACTS: Porter vs. Brook is a 12-round fight for Porter’s IBF Welterweight World Championship promoted by Golden Boy Promotions and sponsored by Corona Extra and AT&T. In the co-main event, the WBC Super Middleweight World Champion Sakio Bika defends his belt in a rematch against Anthony Dirrell, and in the televised opener, Omar Figueroa defends his WBC Lightweight World Championship against Daniel Estrada. The event will take place at StubHub Center in Carson, Calif., and will air live on SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING (SHOWTIME 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT) and will be available in Spanish via secondary audio programming (SAP). Preliminary bouts will air live on SHOWTIME EXTREME (7 p.m. ET/PT, delayed on the West Coast).
TICKETS: 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.