The Contender is a reality television series that aired from March 3, to January 7, on NBC, ESPN, and Versus. Each season of the series follows a group of boxers as they compete with one another in an elimination-style competition, while their lives and relationships with each other and their families are. The Contender 1 is the first season of The Contender. Contents. [hide]. 1 Contestants; 2 Tournament Tracker. Preliminary Round; Quarter finals; Semi finals; The Finale. Fans Favorite Fights. Guest appearances. 3 Weekly results. Contestants. The West Coast wear gold, and the East Coast blue. Action · Hosts Sylvester Stallone and Sugar Ray Leonard give 16 young boxing hopefuls a shot at the big time in this Mark Burnett and Jeffrey Katzenberg reality drama. The Contender will delve into See full summary».
With Sylvester Stallone, Sugar Ray Leonard, Jackie Kallen, Tommy Gallagher. 1 Mar In winning the title, Smith, 34, became just the second boxer from the inaugural season of the reality TV show The Contender to win a world title. The Contender season one aired in and featured 16 boxers, both up and comers and journeymen all vying for a $1 million prize. While only one man won. 22 Jan Mark Burnett, MGM TV and Digital and Paramount TV are reviving the boxing competition series that ran on NBC from to The show revolves around an elimination-style competition among 16 boxers as they train and fight in the hopes of winning a six-figure purse and the title of “The Contender.