Inside The Ring with Teddy Atlas and Terence Crawford”

Jun 8, 2018
“Inside The Ring with Teddy Atlas and Terence Crawford” Reviews Crawford’s Biggest Fights Debuts Tuesday, June 5 at 9 p.m. ET on ESPN2
  
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Terence “Bud” Crawford looks to conquer a third weight class when he battles WBO welterweight champion Jeff “The Hornet” Horn, Saturday, June 9 at 9:30 p.m. ET exclusively on ESPN+—the recently-launched multi-sport, direct-to-consumer subscription streaming service from The Walt Disney Company’s Direct-to-Consumer and International segment and ESPNIn anticipation of this superfight, Teddy Atlas sits down with Crawford for “Inside The Ring with Teddy Atlas and Terence Crawford,” a one-hour special analyzing the pound-for-pound superstar’s biggest fights and his progression to becoming one of the world’s best fighters today.
Teddy’s Takeaways
“Whether through the actual physical experience or the magic of television, most people have stepped into the batter’s box on a baseball diamond, visited–or at least peeked–into the huddle on the gridiron and shot a few free throws on the hardwood of a basketball court, but few to none have ever been inside that squared circle called a boxing ring.  This new show takes you into that seemingly black hole where most have never ventured, and shines a revealing light, so that you walk away saying, ‘I’m glad I did.’  And even better, you can do it without getting a bloody nose.”   
 
“I knew that Terence Crawford had both the physical skills and the mental fortitude it takes to be a special fighter. I also appreciated his ability to be diverse in the ring. What I wasn’t sure of before, was whether the great things he was able to do were part of his innate ability or just part of his consciousness.  Did he realize what he was doing at times or did he just do them?  What I found out may surprise you and I’m hoping it sheds a better light on what makes him tick and so well. I spent a day with him breaking down film of his most important and formative fights.”
 
Highlighted Fights include:
Crawford vs. Breidis Prescot, March 30, 2013
Crawford’s major American TV debut and a dominant performance against the fighter who knocked out British superstar Amir Khan in the first round.
 
Crawford vs. Ricky Burns, March 1, 2014
Crawford traveled to Scotland to meet Burns and won his first world title, the WBO lightweight crown.
 
Crawford vs. Yuriorkis Gamboa, June 28, 2014
In his hometown of Omaha, Crawford made his first title defense against 2004 Cuban Olympic gold medalist and former unified featherweight titleholder Gamboa. Crawford stated at the time that Gamboa was his toughest fight to date.
 
Crawford vs. Viktor Postol, July 23, 2016
The highly anticipated Super Lightweight unification fight. Both fighters entered the ring a perfect 28-0. With the victory, Crawford staked his claim to division supremacy and set himself up for bigger fights.
 
Crawford vs. Julius Indongo, August 19, 2017
The Super Lightweight unification fight between Crawford and WBA (Unified) and IBF champion Indongo.

Crawford became the first boxer to hold all four major world titles (WBA, WBC, IBF, WBO) in any weight class in more than a decade.
 
Inside The Ring with Teddy Atlas and Terence Crawford on ESPN2 and ESPNEWS

Date Time (ET) Network
Tues. June 5 9:00 p.m. ESPN2
Wed. June 6 10:00 p.m. ESPNEWS
Thurs. June 7 2:00 a.m. ESPN2
  5:00 a.m. ESPNEWS
Fri. June 8 10:00 p.m. ESPNEWS
Sat. June 9 9:55 a.m. ESPN2
  4:00 p.m. ESPNEWS

About ESPN+

ESPN+ is the first-ever multi-sport, direct-to-consumer subscription streaming service from The Walt Disney Company’s Direct-to-Consumer & International segment in conjunction with ESPN.  ESPN+ offers fans two exclusive, original boxing programs The Boxing Beat with Dan Rafael(Mondays, weekly) and In This Corner (twice monthly).  In additional to boxing content, fans can watch thousands of additional live events, on-demand content and original programming not available on ESPN’s linear TV or digital networks. This includes hundreds of MLB, NHL and MLS games, Grand Slam tennis, Top Rank boxing, PGA Tour golf, college sports, international rugby, cricket, the full library of ESPN Films (including 30 for 30) and more. Fans can subscribe to ESPN+ for just $4.99 a month (or $49.99 per year) and cancel at any time.

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Calendario Confirmado para los Octavos de Final de la Liga Concacaf Scotiabank 2018

Jun 8, 2018
Calendario Confirmado para los Octavos de Final de la Liga Concacaf Scotiabank 2018
El inicio de la segunda edición, que será disputada en ocho países de Centroamérica y el Caribe, está programado para la última semana de julio

Miami (lunes, 4 de junio de 2018) – La Confederación de Norte, Centroamérica y el Caribe de Fútbol Asociación (Concacaf) dio a conocer el calendario de partidos para la ronda de octavos de final de la Liga Concacaf Scotiabank 2018, la nueva competencia de clubes de la región. Los emparejamientos de la segunda edición fueron determinados durante el sorteo oficial en Miami, el miércoles, 23 de mayo de 2018.

Los partidos de ida de los octavos de final están programados para jugarse del 31 de julio al 2 de agosto, comenzando el martes por la noche, con tres partidos en Centroamérica: Deportivo  Árabe Unido (PAN) vs Arnett Gardens (JAM), CD FAS (SLV) vs ADM Pérez Zeledón (CRC) y FC Motagua (HON) vs Belmopán Bandits FC (BLZ).

Los partidos del martes serán los primeros en jugarse entre los ocho encuentros programados para la primera semana. El miércoles, Club Franciscain (MTQ) recibirá al CD Walter Ferretti (NCA), seguido por Diriangen FC (NCA) vs Club Deportivo Universitario (PAN) y AD Santos de Guapiles (CRC) vs Portmore United FC (JAM).

Los partidos de ida se completarán el jueves por la noche, con encuentros en Panamá y Costa Rica, cuando Tauro FC (PAN) y CS Herediano (CRC) recibirán al Real España (HON) y al Santa Tecla FC (SLV) respectivamente.

Los partidos de vuelta de los octavos de final se jugarán la semana siguiente, del 7 al 9 de agosto, comenzando el martes por la noche con Club Deportivo Universitario (PAN) vs Diriangen FC (NCA), Belmopán Bandits FC (BLZ) vs FC Motagua (HON) y ADM Pérez Zeledón (CRC) vs CD FAS (SLV).

Los partidos continuarán la noche del miércoles con CD Walter Ferretti (NCA) contra Club Franciscain (MTQ) y Santa Tecla FC (SLV) contra CS Herediano (CRC). Los últimos tres encuentros de la primera ronda serán Arnett Gardens (JAM) vs Deportivo Árabe Unido (PAN), Portmore United FC (JAM) vs AD Santos de Guapiles (CRC) y Real España (HON) vs Tauro FC (PAN).

El calendario de partidos completo está disponible aquí.

La Liga Concacaf Scotiabank 2018, será la segunda edición en presentar el nuevo formato de eliminación directa, el cual estará lleno de acción. El formato de ida y vuelta demandará el más alto nivel de rendimiento por parte de los clubes participantes desde el comienzo, lo que resultará en una competencia que se desarrollará rápidamente con los octavos de final y los cuartos de final programados a jugarse en julio y agosto, seguidos por las semifinales en septiembre y las finales en octubre y noviembre.

El campeón de la Liga Concacaf Scotiabank 2018 ganará un boleto para la Liga de Campeones de Concacaf Scotiabank 2019, uniéndose a los clubes campeones que se han clasificado de toda la región, incluyendo a Canadá, México y los Estados Unidos. En total, la plataforma expandida de competencias de clubes de Concacaf -incluyendo la recién lanzada Liga Concacaf Scotiabank y la recién diseñada Liga de Campeones Concacaf Scotiabank- contará con 31 clubes de toda la Confederación.

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