Mike Coppinger and Ben Baby are reporters who cover boxing for ESPN. Coppinger signed up with ESPN in July 2019 and has a background in sports journalism, particularly covering college sports. He offers day-to-day protection of the Cincinnati Bengals for ESPN.com and emerges on numerous ESPN programs. Baby is a personnel author for ESPN and mostly covers the Cincinnati Bengals. He has actually worked for a number of papers in Texas and is an accessory journalism teacher at Southern Methodist University. Both reporters are members of the Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA).
In their post, Coppinger and Baby go over the upcoming fight in between Canelo Alvarez and Jermall Charlo. This fight belongs to a 3-fight offer Alvarez signed with PBC and is set up for Sept. 16, Mexican Independence Day weekend, and will be transmitted on Showtime PPV. Charlo, the WBC middleweight champ, will go up in weight to obstacle Alvarez for his undeniable extremely middleweight champion.
The reporters examine the strengths and weak points of both fighters and hypothesize on the result of the fight. They likewise go over the choices for Alvarez’s future battles under the PBC umbrella, consisting of prospective matches with David Benavidez and Errol Spence Jr. They check out the capacity for a rematch with Charlo’s twin sibling, Jermell Charlo, and stress the significance of these defend the fighters’ traditions.