Boxing fans are eager and waiting impatiently to watch the upcoming boxing bouts between the two big names, Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz. This is a solid fight card that will hold on Saturday, 30th July 2016 and will be presented by Showtime. The fight is being held in Barclays Center, Brooklyn, New York at 0900 PM ET / PT. Other interesting co-fights for the same night including the Mike Gracia vs Elio Rojas and Amanda Serrano vs Calixta Silgado where Serrano will defend her WBO women Featherweight championship title.
Remember that the Carl Frampton is a current WBA and IBF super bantamweight champion. He is undefeated yet and has played 22 bouts where he knocked out 14 opponents. Santa Cruz, on the other hand is another undefeated super bantamweight and featherweight champion that has played 32 bouts in his professional career, won all of them and knocked out his opponents 18 times.
The fight between both is for the WBA Super featherweight championship where the Carl decided to move up to the featherweight from the current weight category. He hence challenges the Mexican Cruz. And, it will be third time for Santa Cruz defending his WBA belt. It will be an interesting boxing fight since both are undefeated and both holding the titles of championship.
TV Coverage for Carl Frampton vs Santa Cruz
Since it’s a non-PPV fight, Showtime will live broadcast the fight on Sat 30th July for the US viewers. UK fans can watch the fight around 2 AM UTC / GMT this Sunday. UK fans can watch it online with BoxNation (subscription required at the cost of £12 per month). TV channels that will live broadcast the fight including Sky channel 437, Virgin channel 546. There are other non-paid streaming sites including Firstrowsports, VIPbox, Stream2Watch and Live Boxing where you can watch the fight. However it depends upon whether the sites are ban in your region or not.
|Leo Santa Cruz||VS||Carl Frampton|
|Age||27 years||29 years|
|Height||5′ 7½”||5′ 5″|
|Origin||Huetamo, Michoacán de Ocampo, Mexico||Northern Ireland, United Kingdom|
Saturday, 30th July 2016 Fight Night Schedule
|Main-Event||Carl Frampton vs Leo Santa Cruz||(WBA & IBF Titles)|
|Co-Featured||Mike Garcia vs Elio Rojas|
|Undercard Fight 1||Amanda Serrano vs Calixta Silgado||(women WBO Featherweight title)|
|Undercard Fight 2||Paulie Malignaggi vs Sergey Rabchenko|
Live streaming Site to watch the Fight Online
The US boxing fans can easily watch the fight online on Showtime official website as and when the fight goes on-air. There are many live and free sports streaming channel online that bring up the popular sports events for free for the rest of fans. However this depends upon the country law as some streaming sites are banned in different countries. For example Firstrowsports is banned in USA and UK due to violation of law. Other handy alternatives are there to watch the fight between TV Coverage for Carl Frampton vs Santa Cruz. A list of such site is given below