EPIX CONTINUES TO BE THE NETWORK OF HEAVYWEIGHT TITLE FIGHTS
Press Release: Epix has announced it will broadcast back-to-back heavyweight shows next month. On July 7th, it will show IBF/WBO and WBA super champion champion Wladimir Klitschko defending against Tony Thompson, and then a week later on July 14th, it will air a doubleheader featuring David Haye against Dereck Chisora and WBA regular champion ALexander Povetkin against former wolrd champion Hasim Rahman. If you don't get Epix on your cabel box, EpixHD.com will also stream the fights live as part of a special free trial offer for boxing fans. Klitschko-Thompson II, a rematch of their 2008 fight won by Klitschko, takes place in Berne, Switzerland, while the July 14th show will be staged in the West Ham Football Club's Boleyn Ground at Upton Park in London.