Mora and Manfredo fight again Saturday night

During the season finale of The Contender, while Sergio Mora and Peter Manfredo Jr., were still fighting, Sylvester Stallone insisted that there should be a rematch between the two. That rematch will take place tomorrow night, airing live on ESPN at 11 p.m. ET.

Manfredo tells ESPN, “This time I’m going to be ready for Sergio. Last time I underestimated him. I won’t do that this time.”

The two will fight at the Staples Center. Undercard fights will feature Alfonso S. Gomez vs. Luciano Perez, Anthony Bonsante vs. Jesse Brinkley, Jonathan Reid vs. Miguel Espino, and Juan De La Rosa vs. Carlos Orta, according to a press release.

Mora-Manfredo II: The Rematch [ESPN]

Surprisingly, man not eaten alive on Eaten Alive

Eaten Alive

Discovery Channel’s happy family holiday special Eaten Alive aired Sunday, rewarding viewers for their two full hours of viewing by ensuring that they spent quality time in the company of others instead of wasting that time doing something else that might not have been as satisfying, such as buying things that have labels which accurately reflect their contents.


Winter 2015 reality TV debut schedule

winter 2015 reality TV schedule

Mark your calendars with all these upcoming reality TV show debuts, including Celebrity Apprentice, The Bachelor, and another season of MasterChef Junior, all of which kick off in early January.

There are also 20+ shows debuting in December--including the one-off return of The Sing Off. No winter break for reality TV.

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