Press Release

Posted by Tara Chozet on February 22, 2013

ESPN Deportes Highlights — February 22 – March 1, 2013

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Scheduling Information
ESPN Images 

LIVE on ESPN Deportes TV  / ESPN Deportes Radio /  ESPN Deportes+
(all times Eastern)

Baseball

World Baseball Classic
Australia vs. Chinese Taipei
Friday, Mar. 1, 11:30 p.m.
ESPN Deportes TV 

The 2013 World Baseball Classic, which is the third edition of the tournament, features the world’s best players representing their countries and territories. Thirty-nine games will be played in seven venues in four nations and territories from March 1 through March 19, 2013. Team Japan is the two-time defending champion of the World Baseball Classic, having won in 2006 and 2009.

For the first time, four Qualifiers were held for the 2013 World Baseball Classic, which expanded the competitive field from 16 to 28 countries. Brazil, Canada, Chinese Taipei and Spain emerged from the Qualifiers to earn spots in the March 2013 event. Those four Qualifier teams will join the teams of the 12 countries/territories – Australia, China, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Italy, Japan, Korea, Mexico, Kingdom of the Netherlands, Puerto Rico, United States and Venezuela – that received automatic invitations based on their performances in the 2009 tournament.

DateTime (ET)MatchPlatform(s)
Fri, Mar 111:30 p.m.Australia vs. Chinese TaipeiESPN Deportes TV
Sat, Mar 25 a.m.Japan vs. BrazilESPN Deportes TV
 8 a.m.South Korea vs. NetherlandsESPN Deportes TV
10 p.m.Cuba vs. BrazilESPN Deportes TV
Sun, Mar 31:30 a.m.Netherlands vs. Chinese TaipeiESPN Deportes TV
 5 a.m.China vs. JapanESPN Deportes TV

Soccer

Barclays Premier League
West Ham vs. Tottenham
Monday, Feb 25, 2:55 p.m.
ESPN Deportes TV and ESPN Deportes+

Tottenham sits only one point behind third-place Chelsea in the Premier League standings and will look to gain the advantage with a win over West HamThe Hammers have struggled as of late, only getting three points from their last three matches (a 3-1 win over Fulham), but have the home field advantage against the Spurs.

DateTime (ET)MatchPlatform(s)
Sat, Feb 237:40 a.m.Fulham vs. Stoke CityESPN Deportes TV /
ESPN Deportes+
Mon, Feb 252:55 p.m.West Ham vs. TottenhamESPN Deportes TV /
ESPN Deportes+

Liga MX
UANL vs. Cruz Azul
Saturday, Feb 23., 5:55 p.m.
ESPN Deportes TV and ESPN DeportesRadio

DateTime (ET)MatchPlatform(s)
Fri, Feb 228:25 p.m.Monarcas vs. PachucaESPN Deportes TV /
ESPN Deportes+ /
ESPN Deportes Radio
Sat, Feb 235:55 p.m.Cruz Azul vs. UANL TigresESPN Deportes TV /
ESPN Deportes Radio
Fri, Mar 18:25 p.m.Jaguares vs. SantosESPN Deportes TV /
ESPN Deportes+ /
ESPN Deportes Radio

Copa MX
Pachuca vs. Atlante
Wednesday, Feb. 13, 7:55 p.m.
ESPN Deportes TV

DateTime (ET)MatchPlatform(s)
Tue, Feb 267:55 p.m.Pachuca vs. AtlanteESPN Deportes TV  /
ESPN Deportes+
 8 p.m.Estudiantes Tecos vs. VeracruzESPN Deportes+
9:55 p.m.Correcaminos vs. DoradosESPN Deportes TV /
ESPN Deportes+
Wed, Feb 277:55 p.m.Irapuato vs. LobosESPN Deportes TV /
ESPN Deportes+

Dutch Eredivisie

DateTime (ET)MatchPlatform(s)
Sun, Feb 246:25 a.m.Feyenoord vs. PSVESPN Deportes TV
 8:25 a.m.Ajax vs. ADO Den HaagESPN Deportes TV

 

Soccer on Other ESPN Deportes Platforms

Copa Libertadores

DateTime (ET)MatchPlatform(s)
Tue, Feb 2610 p.m.Tijuana vs. San JoseESPN Deportes Radio
Wed, Feb 275:30 p.m.Barcelona vs. Boca JuniorsESPN Deportes Radio

Portuguese League

DateTime (ET)MatchPlatform(s)
Sat, Feb 233:15 p.m.FC Porto vs. Rio AveESPN Deportes+
Sun, Feb 242:15 p.m.Benfica vs. Pacos de FerreiraESPN Deportes+

NBA

Memphis Grizzlies vs. Brooklyn Nets
Sunday, Feb. 24, 7 p.m.
ESPN Deportes TV

ESPN Deportes brings the action of the NBA with a Sunday showcase as the Memphis Grizzlies and Zach Randolph take on the Brooklyn Nets and Brook Lopez. The Nets, winners of their last four (as of February 22), hope to keep the streak alive against an equally hot Memphis, winners of their last five games.


Boxing

ESPN DeportesViernes de Combates Boxing:
Lamont Peterson (30-1-1, 15 KOs) vs. Kendall “Rated R” Holt (28-5, 16 KOs)
12 Rounds
Friday, Feb. 22, 10:30 p.m.(Delay)
ESPN Deportes TV and ESPN Deportes+

The February 22 edition of ESPN Deportes’ Viernes de Combates (Friday Night Fights) will feature an IBF Title fight between current Junior Welterweight titlist Lamont Peterson (30-1-1, 15 KOs) and former Junior Welterweight titlist Kendall “Rated R” Holt (28-5, 16 KOs) in the 12-round main event. Alex Pombo and Delvin Rodriguez will call this week’s fights with Leopoldo Gonzalez and Pablo Viruega in the studio. Bilingual reporter Bernardo Osuna will present live interviews and reports.


MMA

Jungle FC: Lucio Curado vs. Sean “Cubby” Peters
Saturday, Feb. 23, 8 p.m. (Delay) 


Pac-12 Basketball

DateTime (ET)MatchPlatform(s)
Sat, Feb 2311 p.m.Washington vs. Arizona StateESPN Deportes+

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