via press release:
CBS SPORTS NETWORK ENTERS THE RING FOR COVERAGE OF
FLOYD MAYWEATHER VS. MARCOS MAIDANA
Programming Features Live Coverage of Official Weigh-In and
Fight Week Press Conference, as well as Post-Fight Analysis
CBS Sports Network features over 10 hours of coverage surrounding the Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana fight on SHOWTIME PPV® on Saturday, May 3. Programming is highlighted by live coverage of the Mayweather vs. Maidana press conference on Wednesday, April 30 (4:00 PM, ET) and the Mayweather and Maidana Official Weigh-In on Friday, May 2 (6:00 PM, ET).
Following the May 3 pay-per-view event, CBS Sports Network provides complete analysis of the action with host Brian Custer and analyst Steve Farhood, as well as live coverage of the post-fight press conference.
During the week leading up to the bout, CBS Sports Network also will air encore presentations of classic fights featuring Mayweather and Maidana. Fights airing in their entirety include Mayweather vs. Miguel Cotto (May 2012); Mayweather vs. Canelo Alvarez (September 2013); Mayweather vs. Robert Guerrero (May 2013); Maidana vs. Josesito Lopez (June 2013); Maidana vs. Soto Karass (September 2012); Maidana vs. Amir Khan (December 2010); and Maidana vs. Adrien Broner (December 2013).
Coverage also includes encore showings of the SHOWTIME Sports series ALL ACCESS: MAYWEATHER VS. MAIDANA, which takes viewers behind-the-scenes of the dramatic and unpredictable world of prize fighting. The ALL ACCESS shows will air on CBS Sports Network following each episode’s television premiere on SHOWTIME.
A full programming schedule is included below.
CBS Sports Network is the 24-hour home of CBS Sports and is available across the country through local cable, video and telco providers and via satellite on DirecTV Channel 613 and Dish Network Channel 158. For more information, and to access the CBS Sports Network channel finder, go to www.cbssportsnetwork.com.
CBS SPORTS NETWORK MAYWEATHER-MAIDANA PROGRAMMING SCHEDULE
(All Times ET)
Thursday, April 24
6:30-7:30 PM – Floyd Mayweather vs. Miguel Cotto (May 2012)
7:30-8:00 PM – Marcos Maidana vs. Josesito Lopez (June 2013)
8:00-8:30 PM, ET –Maidana vs. Soto Karass (September 2012)
8:30-9:30 –Mayweather vs. Canelo Alvarez (September 2013)
Friday, April 25
11:30-12:00 MIDNIGHT – ALL ACCESS: Mayweather vs. Maidana: Episode 1
Saturday, April 26
5:00-6:00 PM, ET – Mayweather vs. Robert Guerrero (May 2013)
6:00-7:00 PM, ET – Broner vs. Paulie Malignaggi (June 2013)
Monday, April 28
9:30-10:00 PM – ALL ACCESS: Mayweather vs. Maidana: Episode 2
11:00-12:00 MIDNIGHT – Maidana vs. Broner (December 2013)
1:00-2:00 AM – Maidana vs. Amir Khan (December 2010)
Wednesday, April 30
4:00-5:00 PM – Mayweather vs. Maidana Pre-Fight Press Conference
Friday, May 2
6:00-7:00 PM – Mayweather vs. Maidana Weigh-In
11:30 PM -12:00 MIDNIGHT – ALL ACCESS: Mayweather vs. Maidana: Episode 3
Saturday, May 3
Following the fight – Post-fight analysis and Press Conference