Masayuki Ito will look to defend his WBO junior light-weight title in opposition to Jamel Herring at Florida’s Kissimmee Civic Middle on Saturday.
The undercard begins at 6:30 p.m. ET and shall be completely on ESPN+. The primary card begins at 10 p.m. ET and shall be televised on ESPN. Right here’s easy methods to watch a dwell stream of all of the fights:
Ito vs Herring Undercard Stay Stream
The undercard (6:30 p.m. ET) gained’t be on TV anyplace within the US, however you possibly can watch a dwell stream of these fights on ESPN+, the streaming service from ESPN that features numerous dwell sports activities (boxing, UFC, rugby, worldwide soccer, and so on.), all of the 30-for-30 documentaries, and different authentic, unique content material.
You can begin a free trial of ESPN+ proper right here, and you may then watch a dwell stream of the undercard fights in your pc through ESPN.com, or in your telephone (Android and iPhone appropriate), pill, Roku, Amazon Fireplace TV, Apple TV, Chromecast, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, or different streaming gadget through the ESPN app.
In case you can’t watch dwell, these fights can be found to be watched on-demand through ESPN+, as nicely.
Ito vs Herring Predominant Card Stay Stream
The primary card (10 p.m. ET) shall be televised on ESPN, however in case you don’t have cable, you possibly can watch a dwell stream of those fights through one of many following cable-free, live-TV streaming companies:
PS Vue — which doesn’t require an precise PlayStation console to enroll or watch — presents 4 totally different live-TV channel packages: All 4 embody ESPN.
You can begin a free five-day trial of PS Vue proper right here, and you may then watch a dwell stream of the primary card in your pc through the PS Vue web site, or in your telephone (Android and iPhone supported), pill, Roku, Amazon Fireplace TV, Apple TV, Chromecast, PlayStation (Three or 4), or different supported gadget through the PS Vue app.
Hulu With Stay TV
Along with a Netflix-like on-demand streaming library, Hulu additionally presents a bundle of 60-plus dwell TV channels, together with ESPN.
You’ll be able to join “Hulu with Stay TV” proper right here, and you may then watch a dwell stream of the primary card in your pc through the Hulu web site, or in your telephone (Android and iPhone supported), pill, Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fireplace TV, Chromecast, Xbox One, Nintendo Change, Echo Present, or different streaming gadget through the Hulu app.
ESPN is included within the “Sling Orange” channel bundle.
You can begin a free seven-day trial proper right here, and you may then watch a dwell stream of the primary card in your pc through the Sling TV web site, or in your telephone (Android and iPhone supported), pill, Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fireplace TV, Chromecast, Xbox One, or different streaming gadget through the Sling TV app.
Ito vs Herring Preview
Ito (25-1-1), a local of Tokyo, Japan, fought the primary 25 bouts of his skilled profession in his hometown earlier than successful the vacant WBO junior light-weight title with a unanimous choice victory over Christopher Diaz on the Kissimmee Civic Middle in July 2018.
The 28-year-old has efficiently defended the belt as soon as, notching a December knockout of Evgeny Chuprakov in Tokyo.
“I’m excited to return to the US to defend my world title,” Ito mentioned, in response to ESPN. “I shall be at my finest, as I do know Herring is a tricky and skilled fighter. Whereas I finally wish to unify the 130-pound division, Herring is the duty at hand. There isn’t any sense in speaking in regards to the future till I care for enterprise on Might 25.”
Herring (19-2), a former United States Marine who served two excursions of Iraq, is dedicating the struggle to his daughter Ariyanah, whom he misplaced in July 2009.
“Not solely is that this struggle touchdown on Memorial Day weekend, however Might 25 would’ve been my daughter Ariyanah’s 10th birthday,” Herring mentioned, per ESPN. “She handed away from sudden toddler dying syndrome, and I’m dedicating this struggle to her. I’ve great respect for Ito, however I plan on being his most tough problem. I don’t wish to launch an excessive amount of of the sport plan, however I gained’t be bullied like his final two opponents as soon as the bell rings.”
The 33-year-old gained the primary 15 bouts of his skilled profession earlier than falling in two of three. Since then, Herring has joined forces with coach Brian McIntyre and dropped from the light-weight ranks to tremendous featherweight/junior light-weight.
The Coram, New York, native is 3-Zero since these adjustments, and he hasn’t misplaced a spherical.
“I’ve not solely great trainers within the nook however an ideal nutritionist and an ideal energy coach,” the 2012 Olympian mentioned, in response to Newsday. “I really feel good. So long as I’ve bought that mixture, I’m actually extra assured going into this struggle than I used to be perhaps two years in the past.”