Showtime Championship Boxing
Showtime Championship Boxing is a Showtime boxing television series. Debuting in March of 1986, it is usually broadcast live on the first Saturday of every month. Marvin Hagler defeated John Mugabi in an 11th-round knockout on the debut broadcast of Showtime Championship Boxing. The main broadcast team features Mauro Ranallo on blow-by-blow, Al Bernstein as chief color analyst and (when he is available) boxer Paul Malignaggi as an analyst. The third role was previously filled by Antonio Tarver, Ferdie Pacheco and Bobby Czyz among others. Jim Gray is the chief reporter. Former top commentators include Steve Albert and Gus Johnson.