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2hDan Rafael

PBC on ESPN broadcast crew set

With Premier Boxing Champions set to debut on ESPN on July 11, the network announced the remainder of the broadcast crew on Wednesday.

Thurman talks PBC on ESPN, Mayweather (6:48)
22hDan Rafael

Bradley-Vargas draws solid viewership

The Timothy Bradley Jr.-Jessie Vargas fight on Saturday averaged 1.121 million viewers for the live airing on HBO, according to Nielsen.

2dDarren Rovell

Mayweather, Pacquiao top celebrity earnings

Floyd Mayweather ($300 million) and Manny Pacquiao ($160 million) topped the annual list of highest-paid celebrities in the world, as compiled by Forbes magazine.

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The Ropes: David Lemieux

Rafe Bartholomew and Brian Campbell try to save Adrien Broner's career, discuss their favorite #OldGuyFights for Oscar De La Hoya and interview newly crowned middleweight titlist David Lemieux.


SportsCenter @sportscenter

Floyd Mayweather will make $220M-$230M from his May 2 title fight vs Manny Pacquiao. (via Darren Rovell & Dan Rafael)

Darren Rovell @darrenrovell

For 5/2 fight, Mayweather's payday = Tim Duncan's career earnings. Pacquiao = LeBron's on-court career earnings.

Darren Rovell @darrenrovell

41: # of lawsuits filed against Manny Pacquiao by fans who paid in some fashion for fight for not publicly disclosing injury vs Mayweather

Dan Rafael @danrafaelespn

TR also accuses Haymon of 'illegally acting as a promoter & fraudulently operating in promotion business through network of sham promoters'

Dan Rafael @danrafaelespn

Among allegations in TR vs Haymon suit is he blocked 'promoters’ access to major venues through fraud, overbooking & other unlawful means.'

Dan Rafael @danrafaelespn

Regarding the TR suit vs Haymon -- get your popcorn. This will be more interesting than Mayweather-Pacquiao was. A lot more.

Dan Rafael @danrafaelespn

Section of TR suit vs Haymon devoted to (including photo) check Chavez put on Instagram for $1.75M from Haymon Sports noting purse.