FOX PBC FIGHT NIGHT Features Exciting WBA Heavyweight Title Eliminator between Adam Kownacki and Robert Helenius
Former Undisputed Heavyweight Champion Lennox Lewis, Legendary Trainer Joe Goossen and Brian Kenny Call Fights Saturday on FOX
LOS ANGELES – Today, FOX Sports announces heavyweight contender Dominic Breazeale serves as an analyst with host Kate Abdo for the FOX PBC WEIGH-IN on FS2 Friday, March 6 (1:00 PM ET).
On Saturday, March 7, FOX PBC FIGHT NIGHT (8:00 PM ET) features undefeated Polish star and Brooklyn native Adam Kownacki looking to thrill his hometown crowd when he takes on Robert Helenius in a 12-round WBA Heavyweight Title eliminator in the main event live on FOX and FOX Deportes from Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.
Breazeale has served as a FOX Sports PBC desk analyst last year and has a keen interest in the fights Saturday night. “I’m excited to watch the night of heavyweights on FOX as any of these guys could be a future opponent,” he says. “Working as a FOX analyst definitely gives me a different perspective and I’m always eager to share my boxing opinions to help educate viewers.”
Leading up to the fights, INSIDE PBC BOXING premieres on FS1 Wednesday at 11:30 PM ET, featuring host Abdo and analysts Shawn Porter and Abner Mares as they preview the night of heavyweights and interview Kownacki.
Below is programming information, the week’s on-air broadcaster roster and fight card lineup:
INSIDE PBC BOXING
• Network: FS1
• Date/Time: Wednesday, March 4 (11:30 PM ET)
• Studio Announcers: Host Kate Abdo, analysts Shawn Porter and Abner Mares
FOX PBC WEIGH-IN
• Network: FS2, FOX Deportes
• Date/Time: Friday, March 6 (1:00 PM ET)
• Studio Announcers: Host Kate Abdo, analyst Dominic Breazeale
• Weigh-in Announcer: Jimmy Lennon Jr.
• Reporter: Heidi Androl
FOX PBC FIGHT NIGHT: ADAM KOWNACKI VS. ROBERT HELENIUS
• Network: FOX, FOX Deportes
• Date/Time: Saturday, March 7 (8:00 PM ET)
• Announcers: Brian Kenny, Lennox Lewis, Joe Goossen
• Reporter: Heidi Androl
• Unofficial Scorer: Larry Hazzard Sr.
• Ring Announcer: Jimmy Lennon Jr.
• FOX Deportes: Jessi Losada, Jaime Motta
• Digital: FOX Sports App, FOX Now, FOXSports.com
• SiriusXM: FOX Sports on SiriusXM channel 83
• Social: @PBConFOX, #PBConFOX, #KownackiHelenius
• Frank Sánchez (14-0, 11 KOs) vs. Joey Dawejko (29-7-4, 11 KOs), 10 Rounds, Heavyweight
• Efe Ajagba (12-0, 10 KOs) vs. Razvan Cojanu (17-6, 9 KOs), 10 Rounds, Heavyweight
• Adam Kownacki (20-0, 15 KOs) vs. Robert Helenius (29-3, 18 KOs), 12 Rounds, WBA Heavyweight Title Eliminator