No need to scramble for streams or shell out to watch in on BT Sport Box Office, Irish fans can Spike O’Sullivan’s eagerly anticipated clash with David Lemieux as well as the mouthwatering Gennady Golovkin versus Canelo Alvarez middleweight title rematch for free.
Eir Sport have secured the Irish TV rights to the show the biggest fight of 2018 and the undercard and will broadcast the GGG Canelo rematch as well as Cork middleweight O’Sullivan’s certain to entertain bout with former IBF world champion Lemieux.
The card will be available live, for free, to eir subscribers.
eir Sport’s live broadcast of a card that will be broadcast via HBO in America will begin at 11:30pm Irish time on Saturday 15th September and will be the sole way for Irish fans to view the fight [BT Sport PPV is unavailable to Irish viewers].
While the main event is guaranteed to entertain, the chief supports provide Irish interest.
Mahon’s ‘Spike’ who trains out of the Celtic Warriors Gym in Dublin takes on fellow brawler and power puncher David Lemieux in a bad blood precursor to the main event.
Not only has the bout got Fight of the Year potential, it provides the Paschal Collins trained middle with the chance to put his name in the hat for a mega fight with with the winner or even loser of the main event.
Another clash for Irish fight fans to watch out for is the WBO light middleweight clash between Jaime Munguia and Brandon Cook.
Australian-based Kildare puncher Dennis Hogan is the number #1 contender for the title on the line and after waiting patiently for his shot is determined to fight the winner.
Indeed, he will be ringside this Saturday in a bid to ensure he is no longer overlooked by the champion.