On Thursday September 13, undefeated Welterweight contender “The New Generation” Jessie Vargas (19-0, 9 KOs) will meet Aron “The Killer” Martinez (18-1-1, 4 KOs) in the 10-round main event in an ESPN Boxing: Friday Night Fights Special Edition presented by Corona Extra.
As part of ESPN and HBO Sports’ new multi-year boxing programming and marketing agreement, ESPN and ESPN Deportes will televise the HBO all-access series 24/7 leading up to HBO Pay-Per-View fights. On Saturday, Sept. 15, at 9 p.m., HBO Pay-Per-View will produce and distribute the world middleweight championship fight between Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and Sergio Martinez from the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas.
Starting this Thursday, Sept. 13, at 9 p.m., ESPN2 will air the two-part 24/7 Chavez Jr. /Martinez back-to-back, immediately before ESPN Boxing: Friday Night Fights Special Edition. ESPN Deportes will start televising the series starting with the next HBO Pay-Per View event.
In addition, ESPN Deportes’ Golp...