Carl Frampton vs. Leo Santa Cruz 2 Live Viewing Party

Welcome to's live viewing party of Carl Frampton vs. Leo Santa Cruz 2 for th WBA "super" featherweight title. The first bout between the two was a 2016 summer classic with Frampton upsetting the former champion Santa Cruz to become the WBA champion. We'll be bringing you quick recaps of the non-title televised fights on Showtime Extreme and full, round-by-round coverage of the televised card which will be broadcasted on Showtime.

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Here's the televised undercard card (Showtime Extreme, 8 p.m. ET):

David Benavidez defeated Sherali Mamajonov via TKO, round 2

Josh Taylor defeated Alfonso Olvera via unanimous decision (79-72, 79-72, 78-73)

Here's the televised main card (Showtime, 10 p.m. ET)

Leo Santa Cruz defeated Carl Frampton via majority decision (114-114, 115-113, 115-113) to win the WBA "Super" Featherweight Championship

Mikey Garcia defeated Dejan Zlaticanin via KO, round 3, to win the WBC Lightweight Championship.

Here is the untelevised undercard:

Herbert Acevedo defeated Jose Santa Cruz via unanimous decision (59-54, 59-54, 59-54)

Leduan Barthelemy defeated Jesus Aguinaga via unanimous decision (59-55, 59-55, 58-56)

Antonio Santa Cruz defeated Victor Torres via unanimous decision (38-37, 38-37, 38-37)

Jerry Perez defeated Javier Cepeda via TKO, round 1



Josh Taylor vs. Alfonso Olvera: junior welterweight bout: Olvera proved to be a tough test Taylor, who went the distance for the first time in his pro career. Don't let the scorecards fool you, Taylor had to work hard for this win. The two men traded punches from the very beginning of the bout. Taylor rocked Olvera around the fourth round, but faced a little bit of trouble when Taylor hit a low blow in the sixth round, forcing the referee to deduct a point from Taylor.

Official Result: Josh Taylor defeated Alfonso Olvera via unanimous decision (79-72, 79-72, 78-73)

David Benavidez vs. Sherali Mamajonov: super middleweight bout: Benavidez came right out of the gates and pressured Mamajonov, eventually knocking him down in the first round. Although he got back up, Benavidez continued to punish Mamajonov until the referee came in and stopped the fight in the second round, giving Benavidez his 17th win and 16th stoppage. The 20-year-old is undefeated as a professional boxer and is the NABF Junior light heavyweight champion.

Official Result: David Benavidez defeated Sherali Mamajonov via TKO, round 2

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