Two main cards for one price:

Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) returns for the second time this week on Saturday in a double pay-per-view from Showtime Boxing.

This double pay-per-view features both Charlo brothers fighting for championships in each card’s respective main event of the evening.

Coverage of the double pay-per-view will begin this Saturday night at 7 p.m. ET, 4 p.m. PT.

You can preorder the double pay-per-view through your local cable, satellite, or telco provider today at a cost of $74.95.

Not only are both Charlo brothers fighting on this double pay-per-view, the card features five championship fights all told on the evening this Saturday.

Highlighting one half of the double pay-per-view is the battle for the WBC World Middleweight Championship matching undefeated Jermall Charlo (30-0, 22 knockouts) with challenger Sergiy Derevyanchenko (13-2, 10 knockouts) in a 12-round contest at three minutes per round.

In addition, this half of the double pay-per-view also features the fight for the WBA Super Bantamweight Championship between Brandon Figueroa (20-0-1, 15 knockouts) and Damien Vazquez (15-1-1, eight knockouts), as well as the fight for the WBO World Bantamweight Championship between John Riel Casimero (29-4-2, 29 knockouts) and Duke Micah (24-0, 24 knockouts.

We’ll break down all of those fights right now.

WBO World Bantamweight Championship: John Riel Casimero vs. Duke Micah:

Contender Comparison:

Heading into the first title fight of five on the evening, challenger Duke Micah is the taller contender at 5-foot-7, compared to the 5-foot-4 frame of John Riel Casimero.

How they got here:

John Riel Casimero has posted a 4-1 record in his last five boxing bouts and enters this title fight on a four-fight winning streak.

Last time out, he scored a third-round knockout against Zolani Tete on Nov. 30 in the main event of Queensbury Promotions’ Midlands Mayhem.

In the other corner, Duke Micah has yet to lose in his professional boxing career, most recently defeating Janiel Rivera by unanimous decision in December of last year during the PBC on Showtime: Charlo vs. Hogan card.

The Tale of the Tape:

The PBC Website indicates that John Riel Casimero has a 64-inch reach, with no such information for Duke Micah.

Co-Main Event: WBA Super Bantamweight Championship: Brandon Figueroa vs. Damien Vazquez:

Contender Comparison:

Heading into the first co-main event of the evening on Saturday, Brandon Figueroa is the taller competitor at 5-foot-9, compared to the 5-foot-5 frame of Damien Vazquez.

How they got here:

Champion Brandon Figueroa has posted a record of 4-0-1 in his last five boxing matches, the lone draw in that stretch (and of his career) coming against Julio Ceja last time out.

In the other corner, challenger Damien Vazquez has gone 3-1-1 in his last five fights, most recently scoring a technical decision against Alejandro Moreno after the fifth round of their fight in February.

The Tale of the Tape:

The PBC Website shows that Brandon Figueroa has a 72-inch reach, with no such information for Damien Vazquez heading into this fight.

Prediction: Brandon Figueroa by unanimous decision.

Main Event: WBC World Middleweight Championship: Jermall Charlo vs. Sergiy Derevyanchenko:

Contender Comparison:

Heading into the first main event of the evening, champion Jermall Charlo is the taller man, standing six feet even, compared to the 5-foot-9 frame of Sergiy Derevyanchenko.

How they got here:

Jermall Charlo, twin brother of Jermell Charlo, who is also fighting on this double PPV, has yet to lose as a professional boxer, most recently defeating Dennis Hogan via sixth-round TKO in December of last year.

In the other corner, challenger Sergiy Derevyanchenko has posted a record of 3-2 in his last five fights, most recently dropping a unanimous decision to Gennady Golovkin last October.

The Tale of the Tape:

The PBC Website indicates that Jermall Charlo owns a six-inch reach advantage (73 ½ inches to 67 ½ inches) over Sergiy Derevyanchenko heading into the first main event of the evening.

Prediction: Jermall Charlo by unanimous decision.

PBC: Charlo vs. Derevyanchenko at a Glance: (Saturday)

Card: Saturday, 7 p.m. ET, 4 p.m. PT, Showtime PPV

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My name is Drew Zuhosky and I’m the MMA writer here at Armchair All-Americans. I’ve been an MMA fan for the better part of the last decade and I always make time to watch the fights. Whether it’s a Saturday night pay-per-view, an online exclusive, or a cable broadcast, there’s one certainty: Somewhere in my house, the TV will be on and I’ll be yelling at it. I sincerely hope that you will enjoy my articles on MMA. I pledge to you that my articles will be knockouts, not judges’ decisions. (Everybody hates judges’ decisions, anyway because there’s a chance for the element of human error involved in the outcome.) In any event, please check back to see what I have for you in terms of MMA material. Let’s get going.
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My name is Drew Zuhosky and I’m the MMA writer here at Armchair All-Americans. I’ve been an MMA fan for the better part of the last decade and I always make time to watch the fights. Whether it’s a Saturday night pay-per-view, an online exclusive, or a cable broadcast, there’s one certainty: Somewhere in my house, the TV will be on and I’ll be yelling at it. I sincerely hope that you will enjoy my articles on MMA. I pledge to you that my articles will be knockouts, not judges’ decisions. (Everybody hates judges’ decisions, anyway because there’s a chance for the element of human error involved in the outcome.) In any event, please check back to see what I have for you in terms of MMA material. Let’s get going.
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