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Hopkins fight set for Showtime

Updated: August 8, 2013, 9:49 PM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

Light heavyweight titlist Bernard Hopkins' mandatory defense against Karo Murat, scheduled for Oct. 19, has been pushed back to Oct. 26, still at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, N.J., Golden Boy chief executive Richard Schaefer told ESPN.com on Thursday.

Schaefer also said he has made a deal with Showtime to televise the card, which he said could be a tripleheader. The other bouts Schaefer said he is working on for the card are super middleweight titlist Sakio Bika (32-5-2, 21 KOs) ...

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