The Contender2005 | TV Show
Professional boxers stare down reality in and out of the ring in this elimination tournament produced by Mark Burnett (`Survivor,' `The Apprentice') and Sylvester Stallone and hosted by Sugar Ray Leonard. Each episode ends with a five-round elimination bou (more…)
Premiered: March 7, 2005
Season 3, Episode 1 The Contender Tryouts
First Aired: September 4, 2007
Sixteen super-middleweight boxers vie for a $1 million purse as the bell sounds for Season 3 of this reality show, hosted by Sugar Ray Leonard and produced by Mark Burnett (“Survivor,” “The Apprentice”). Each episode ends with a five-round elimination bout. Buddy McGirt and Jose Correa are trainers.