ESPN Deportes boxing analyst Claudia Trejos, foreground, and bureau producer David Satlin prepare to file a report from Brisbane.
Saturday, July 1, Manny “Pac Man” Pacquiao will defend his WBO welterweight title in “Battle of Brisbane” against Jeff Horn in a bout airing exclusively on ESPN and ESPN Deportes (9 p.m. ET).
ESPN Deportes’ boxing expert Claudia Trejos (see video below) is among those from ESPN on site and providing reporting and commentary for ESPN’s English and Spanish-language coverage. In this gallery, she shares some of her behind-the-scenes perspectives reporting from Brisbane, Australia.
ESPN’s coverage includes a live presentation of the Pacquiao and Horn weigh-in tonight at 7 ET within SportsCenter on ESPN and within Golpe a Golpe on ESPN Deportes.
For more behind-the-scenes perspectives on ESPN’s reporting on Pacquaio-Horn, read the sidebar on this Joe Tessitore interview – Tessitore is calling the bout for ESPN with boxing analyst Teddy Atlas and guest analyst Timothy Bradley. And read the sidebar in Front Row’s Journalism Showcase that features an interview with ESPN Australia assistant editor/reporter Jake Michaels, who also interviews Atlas.
Santa Brito contributed to this post.