The world of boxing returns to ESPN+ on Saturday, July 14, with Manny Pacquiao getting back into action. Pacquiao is set to face off against Lucas Matthysse in the main event at Axiata Arena in Kuala Lumpur. The two men will be battling it out for the WBA ‘regular’ welterweight world title.
It is the first title defense for Matthysse, who won the belt against Tewa Kiram in January, while Pacquiao is returning to action for the first time since losing the WBO welterweight world title to Jeff Horn in July 2017.
On the undercard, Carlos Canizales vs. Lu Bin takes place for the WBA regular junior-flyweight world title, Moruti Mthalane vs. Muhammad Waseem goes down for the IBF flyweight title, and Jhack Tepora takes on Edivaldo Ortego for the interim WBA featherweight title. Jayar Inson vs. Terry Tzouramanis kicks off the night — which begins at 9:00 p.m. ET — in a welterweight bout.
All of the information you need to catch Pacquiao vs. Matthysse from the opening bout can be seen below.
Pacquiao vs. Matthysse: Fight Time & Viewing Details
Event: Pacquiao vs. Matthysse
Date: July 14, 2018
Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Venue: Axiata Arena
Main Card Time: 9:00 P.M. EST
How To Watch Pacquiao vs. Matthysse
Pacquiao vs. Matthysse will begin this Saturday, July 14, 2018 at 9:00 P.M. and can be watched online via ESPN+, the brand new digital streaming service by ESPN. Here are your options in detail:
Your best bet for watching Pacquiao vs. Matthysse via live stream is ESPN+. You will need your log-in credentials to access the stream and you will be good to go. ESPN+ is available on the WatchESPN app. If you are a new subscriber of ESPN+, you can get a free 7-day trial by signing up here. If you cancel before the end of the trial, you will not be charged. However, if you continue to subscribe to the service, it will cost just $4.99 a month.
Combat Sports Streams via Reddit
Your other option is to visit MMAStreams on Reddit to see if you can find a stream for this event.
Pacquiao vs. Matthysse Fight Card
- Lucas Matthysse vs Manny Pacquiao- WBA ‘regular’ welterweight world title
- Carlos Canizales vs Lu Bin – WBA ‘regular’ junior-flyweight world title
- Moruti Mthalane vs Muhammad Waseem– IBF flyweight title
- Jhack Tepora vs Edivaldo Ortega– Interim WBA featherweight title
- Jayar Inson vs Terry Tzouramanis- Welterweight