It has been called the biggest and most important bout between Philadelphia area fighters in the past 30 years and this Wednesday Heavyweight contenders, former two-tIme Cruiserweight world champion Steve “USS” Cunningham (26-6, 12 KO’s) and Amir Mansour (20-0, 15 KO’s) will meet the media for the final time before their much anticipated showdown that will take place this Friday night at the Liacouras Center on the campus of Temple University.
The bout has championship implications as it will be for Mansour’s USBA Heavyweight title. Cunningham and Mansour will hold a final news conference on Wednesday, April 2 at 1 pm at the Liacouras Center Fox and Gittis Room (next to the main lobby at the Broad St. entrance)
About April 4th:
The event features a ten-round bout for the USBA Heavyweight Title between Steve “USS” Cunningham and USBA champion Amir “Hardcore” Mansour live on NBCSN Fight Night from the Liacouras Center in Philadelphia, PA. The Fight Night broadcast will begin at 10 pm ET/7 pm PT. The card is presented by Main Events and Peltz Boxing in association with BAM Boxing and Joe Hand Promotions. The undercard will include a ten round middleweight match-up between Curtis “Showtime” Stevens and Tureano Johnson. The remaining undercard fights will be announced shortly. Tickets are on sale now at www.comcastTix.com and the Liacouras Center Box Office.
NBC Sports Live Extra:
NBC Sports Group’s live streaming product for desktops, mobile devices, and tablets – will live stream Fight Night at 10 pm ET/7 pm PT on April 4th.
Coverage will be streamed via “TV Everywhere,” the media industry’s effort to make quality content available to MVPD customers both in and out of the home and on multiple platforms.
For desktops, NBC Sports Live Extra can be accessed at NBCSports.com/liveextra. The NBC Sports Live Extra app for mobile devices and tablets is available at the App Store for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, and on select Android handset and tablet devices within Google Play.
All NBC Sports Network live events live stream to PCs, mobile devices and tablets through NBC Sports Live Extra, and to the digital platforms of participating cable, satellite, and telco services, via “TV Everywhere,” which is available on an authenticated basis to subscribers of participating MVPDs.