Frank “The Cuban Flash” Sanchez, among the leading heavyweight fighters, will be the highlighted tourist attraction on the SHOWTIME PPV COUNTDOWN program. He will be dealing with Scott Alexander in a 10-round match on September 30, leading up to the extremely prepared for Canelo Álvarez vs. Jermell Charlo occasion at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. This pay-per-view occasion exists by Canelo Promotions.
The card likewise consists of an eight-round fight in between previous light heavyweight champ Oleksandr Gvozdyk and Brazil’s Isaac Rodrigues. Additionally, 2012 U.S. Olympian Terrell Gausha will deal with KeAndrae Leatherwood in an eight-round middleweight bout.
The live stream of the occasion will start at 5:30 p.m. ET/2:30 p.m. PT and will be available on the SHOWTIME SPORTS YouTube channel and SHOWTIME Boxing® Facebook page. The reveal will be hosted by Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell, the hosts of the well-known early morning KOMBAT live digital talk program.
These initial battles set the phase for the primary 4-fight pay-per-view telecast, beginning at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT. The emphasize of the night will be a historical fight in between Canelo Álvarez, the Undisputed Super Middleweight World Champion, and Jermell Charlo, the Undisputed Junior Middleweight World Champion.
Tickets for the live occasion, promoted by Canelo Promotions and TGB Promotions, can be bought through AXS.com.
Frank Sanchez, initially from Cuba, is an unbeaten fighter with a record of 22-0, consisting of 15 knockouts. He now trains in California under the assistance of popular fitness instructor Eddy Reynoso, who likewise trains Canelo Álvarez. In his most noteworthy success, Sanchez beat Efe Ajagba, an unbeaten challenger, by consentaneous choice. His newest success was available in April, when he knocked out Daniel Martz in the preliminary. Sanchez’s challenger, Scott Alexander, with a record of 17-5-2, 9 KOs, just recently scored a knockout success over Jaime Solorio in August 2022. Alexander has actually dealt with a number of noteworthy competitors throughout his profession.
Oleksandr Gvozdyk, a Ukrainian fighter who won a bronze medal at the 2012 Olympics, will be contending in an eight-round match against Isaac Rodrigues from Brazil. Gvozdyk turned expert in 2014 and recorded the WBC light heavyweight title with an 11th-round knockout of Adonis Stevenson. Although he lost the title in a unification match against Artur Beterbiev, Gvozdyk has actually given that rebounded with 2 triumphes in 2023.
Terrell Gausha, a member of the 2012 U.S. Olympic group, will deal with KeAndrae Leatherwood in an eight-round middleweight bout. Gausha, born in Cleveland, Ohio, has actually battled noteworthy challengers throughout his profession, consisting of Austin Trout, Erislandy Lara, Erickson Lubin, and Tim Tszyu. Gausha has actually shown his power by scoring knockout triumphes in current battles.
The non-televised undercard will include extra amazing matches, consisting of Gabriel Valenzuela vs. Yeis Gabriel Solano in a 140-pound bout, Curmel Moton (making his professional launching) against Ezequiel Flores in a six-round extremely featherweight fight, and Justin Viloria against Angel Barrera in a six-round extremely featherweight contest.
The card likewise consists of Kazakhstan potential customers Bek Nurmaganbet vs. Abimbola Osundairo in a six-round extremely middleweight match, along with Abilkhan Amankul vs. Joeshon James in a six-round middleweight clash. Both Nurmaganbet and Amankul are unbeaten fighters with appealing professions.
This stacked lineup assures a thrilling night of boxing and is not to be missed out on by fans of the sport.