Countdown to Cotto-Judah airs June 2


Countdown to Cotto-Judah airs June 2

May 25, 2007 -- HBO Sports is presenting a thirty-minute special analyzing the upcoming HBO pay-per-view welterweight title fight between Miguel Cotto (29-0, 24 KOs) and Zab Judah (34-4, 25 KOs).  This intriguing 147-pound matchup features an undefeated world champion from Puerto Rico confronting the challenge of a New York product on his home turf at boxing’s most revered venue. 


            The special "COUNTDOWN TO COTTO-JUDAH," which will feature fighter profiles, expert analysis and forecasts for the pay-per-view showdown, will premiere Saturday night, June 2 at 9:30 p.m. ET/PT on HBO. 


            Additional HBO replay dates:


             Monday, June 4 at 12:15 a.m.

           Tuesday, June 5 at 9:30 p.m.


           Additional HBO2 replay dates:


           Sunday, June 3 at 7:30 p.m. & 4:15 a.m.

            Monday, June 4 at 5:00 p.m.

            Tuesday, June 5 at 1:00 p.m.

           Wednesday, June 6 at 2;30 p.m. & 11:30 p.m.

           Thursday, June 7 at 11:30 a.m. & 2:00 a.m.

           Friday, June 8 at 7:30 p.m. & 12:30 a.m.

           Saturday, June 9 at 1:00 p.m.


            All times are ET/PT.


            The countdown special will also be available to HBO ON DEMAND subscribers 24 hours a day from Monday, June 4 thru Monday, June 11.


            Cotto vs. Judah will take place on Saturday, June 9 from New York’s Madison Square Garden and will be televised by HBO Pay-Per-View at 9:00 p.m. ET/ 6:00 p.m. PT.