Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 8/27/14

LOS ANGELES - AUGUST 27: Abner Mares celebrates his victory against opponent Carlos Fulgencio on August 27, 2009 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jacob de Golish/Getty Images)
In anticipation of this weekend’s SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING doubleheader, SHOWTIME EXTREME® will re-air the much-discussed IBF Bantamweight World Championship bout, Abner Mares vs. Joseph Agbeko I, this Thursday (TONIGHT), April 19 at 10 p.m. ET/PT and Mares’ redemptive rematch, Mares vs. Agbeko II, on Friday, April 20 at 10 p.m. ET/PT. Friday’s replay telecast on SHOWTIME EXTREME will also feature Anselmo Moreno vs. Vic Darchyinan from their Dec. 3, 2011 WBA Bantamweight World Championship matchup, which served as the co-feature under Mares vs. Agbeko II.  Mares vs. Agbeko I aired live on SHOWTIME on Aug. 13, 2011. Mares vs. Agbeko I & II and Moreno vs. Darchinyan are available in their entirety on http://sports.SHO.com.  Mares vs. Agbeko II is also available on SHOWTIME On Demand through Sunday, April 22. Mares scored consecutive victories in two all-action, give-and-take fights over Agbeko at 118 pounds before moving up to 122 pounds to face former two-time World Ch...
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