American boxing fans will be able to watch the February 23 fight between former IBF super middleweight champion James DeGale and Chris Eubank Jr. on a still to be determined network, according to Dan Rafael. The possible networks that could potentially televised the DeGale-Eubank Jr. fight are as follows: SHOWTIME or FOX/FS1.
Premier Boxing Champions has made a deal with ITV, who will be televising the DeGale (25-2-1, 15 KOs) vs. Eubank Jr. (25-2-1, 15 KOs) on pay-per-view on ITV in the UK.
“The fight will be shown in the U.S. but the network hasn’t been determined yet,” Premier Boxing Champions spokesman Tim Smith said to ESPN.com.
DeGale and Eubank Jr. will be squaring off in the main event on February 23 at the O2 Arena in London, England. The undercard is still yet to be determined. The only fight on the card right now is the DeGale-Eubank Jr. headliner.
DeGale vs Eubank Jr Fight Card on Feb. 23: London
- James DeGale vs. Chris Eubank Jr., 12 rounds, super middleweights
- Lee Selby vs. Omar Douglas, 12 rounds, lightweights
- Joe Joyce vs. Bermane Stiverne, 12 rounds, for Joyce’s Commonwealth heavyweight title
- Marsellos Wilder vs. TBA, 4 rounds, heavyweights