Adrien Broner’s rugged test to prove he belongs in boxing’s elite will be accessible across social media.
Showtime announced Friday it will stream former four-division world champion Broner’s welterweight bout against underdog Adrian Granados of Chicago live on Twitter.
The promotion coincides with Showtime’s free preview weekend. The card begins at 6 p.m. Pacific time Saturday.
Fighting in his hometown Cintas Center in Cincinnati, the 27-year-old Broner (32-2, 24 knockouts) has struggled to separate the diversions of fame from the devotion his sport requires.
Knocked down twice by Marcos Maidana in a 2013 loss by decision, Broner lost again to Shawn Porter in a...