By Karl Freitag
IBF lightweight champion Miguel Vazquez (27-3-2, 12 KOs) will defend his title against unbeaten Lenny Zappavigna (25-0, 17 KOs) in an intriguing bout added to the March 12 SHOWTIME PPV extravaganza headlined by WBA super welterweight champion Miguel Cotto (35-2, 28 KOs) against Ricardo Mayorga (29-7-1, 23 KOs). Also in action on the PPV telecast is former WBA super welterweight champion Yuri Foreman (28-1, 8 KOs) against Pawel Wolak (28-1, 18 KOs) and female ring legend Christy Martin (49-5-3, 32 KOs) going for her 50th win. Martin will be facing Dakota Stone (9-8-4, 1 KO).
The Cotto vs. Mayorga pay-per-view telecast has a suggested retail price of $49.95. The live pay-per-view telecast will be available in HD-TV for those viewers who can receive HD. The event takes place at the at MGM Grand in Las Vegas live on SHOWTIME PPV.