During his career, and after, Sugar Ray Leonard has had a long history with big-time fights on prime-time network television. In this first in a series of videos and personal posts from Leonard, he gives us his initial thoughts on what it means for boxing’s return to the national spotlight.
Sugar Ray Leonard knows a little about television.
The five-time world champion and Olympic gold medal winner returns to TV with Marv Albert as the boxing analyst on the PBC on NBC broadcasts, beginning March 7.
The first fight card, live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, is a co-main event as Keith Thurman battles Robert Guerrero, and Adrien Broner goes toe-to-toe with John Molina Jr.
Premier Boxing Champions sat down with Leonard to discuss the importance of boxing’s return to prime-time network television.