Visit our new website:

Claressa Shields vs. Tori Nelson live stream: Time, TV schedule, and how to watch Showtime Boxing online

  • Sat, 13 Jan 2018 05:48

Shields and Nelson will headline the “ShoBox: The New Generation” card on January 12.

Claressa Shields, who holds the WBC and IBF super middleweight titles, is one of the most dominant boxers today. At only 22 years old, she already a two-time Olympic Gold medalist. But Shields will have to defend her titles for the first time against Tori Nelson, a 41-year-old competitor from Ashburn, Virginia. This bout will headline the Jan. 12 “ShoBox: The New Generation” card on Showtime at 10 p.m. ET. Showtime (live stream) will broadcast this much-anticipated bout live from the Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona, New York.

Shields (4-0, 2 KOs), who is from Flint, Michigan, went 77-1 in her amateur career before turing pro. She's also the only American boxer to ever win two consecutive gold medals at the Olympics. Shields will look to use her combination of speed and power in this matchup.

However, Nelson (17-0-3, 2 KOs) took an unusual route to this fight. She began boxing at age 29 and faced tons of obstacles leading up to this match. Nelson is a three-time Golden Gloves recipient and won numerous belts in her career.

But this fight against Shields will be the biggest fight of her career. Even though Nelson is nearly 20 years older than Shields, she has one huge advantage in this match: experience.

Time, TV channel, and streaming info

  • Time: 10 p.m. ET
  • Location: Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona, N.Y.
  • TV: Showtime
  • Streaming: Showtime - All Posts


Harvard Business Review

Related Stories

Super Rugby team by team preview round 11
  • Thu, 26 Apr 2018 00:52

Super rugby has now passed the half way mark and the Lions lead the standings with the Crusaders a point behind in second place. It should be noted th...

What jobs can you do if you live in rural France?
  • Thu, 26 Apr 2018 00:51

Moving to France involves all sorts of difficult challenges but for many by far the most pressing is finding paid work...and that can be tricky, espec...

Commission: Independent probes needed in complex NCAA cases
  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 23:49

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- The Commission on College Basketball sees a "broken" NCAA enforcement process for handling complex, hig...

Inside the Confidential N.F.L. Meeting to Discuss National Anthem Protests
  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 23:35

“Let’s make sure that we keep this confidential,” Roger Goodell said to begin the session. The New York Times obtained an audio recording of the...

N.C.A.A. Panel Proposes Reforms, Including End to ‘One and Done’
  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 22:49

Condoleezza Rice and her commission have ideas for cleaning up college basketball. But they don’t challenge the longtime requirement that the player...

The Latest: Emmert hopes NCAA can enact changes by August
  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 21:43

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- The Latest on recommendations by the Commission on College Basketball to the NCAA (all times local):... AP Top Sports New...

Sixers' message to the East: Bring it on
  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 21:40

The 76ers don’t want to labeled as a team of the future. This young and talented group is ready to win in the playoffs now. on Yahoo! Sports - New...

Farmers question the future of live sheep exports
  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 20:40

The death of 2,400 Australian sheep from overcrowding, heat exhaustion and lack of food and water during live exports to the Middle East leaves some f...

APNewsBreak: Hoops panel says ban cheats, end 1-and-done
  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 20:06

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- The Commission on College Basketball sharply directed the NCAA to take control of the sport, calling for sweeping reforms ...

What's truly fueling Marcus Smart's fire
  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 19:06

Smart returned to the Celtics' lineup on Tuesday and added a valuable physical and defensive presence while a lot was weighing on his mind. on ...

The Celtics escaped Game 5 with help from a horribly missed shot clock violation
  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 17:52

Boston goes up 3-2 in the series with the win, but they were helped by a blown call. The Milwaukee Bucks may have lost anyway on Tuesday, but a horrib...

News Categories