Dish Offers de la Hoya-Hopkins PPV Bout


EchoStar Communications Corp.’s Dish Network announced a Sept. 18 pay-per-view fight card, “Quest for History.”

In the main event, from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Oscar de la Hoya takes on Bernard Hopkins for the world middleweight championship

The card also includes Juan Manuel Marquez vs. Orlando Salido for the International Boxing Federation/World Boxing Association featherweight title and Marco Antonio Rubio vs. Kofi Jantuah for the World Boxing Organization superwelterweight title.

The fisticuffs kick off at 9 p.m. (EST).