B.J. Flores makes his Olympic debut as a boxing analyst at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. Flores currently serves as a ringside analyst and reporter for NBC’s Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) coverage. Previously Flores served as an analyst for NBC Sports Group’s Fight Night boxing series from 2012-14, and ESPN’s Friday Night Fights.
While pursuing a professional boxing title in the ring, Flores ranked among the top 15 cruiserweight in the world. After posting a 112-10 amateur record, he fought his first two professional bouts on NBC broadcasts in May 2003. Flores was the 2001 and 2002 U.S. men’s national champion, and was the only American to win gold in the Four Nations Championship in 2002. He has a career record of 31 wins (20 knockouts), and 1 loss, and is a five-time North American champion.