HBO's gift to Boxing fans


HBO's gift to Boxing fans

PRESS RELEASE: It’s a holiday treat for HBO Boxing fans.   Over four consecutive nights, HBO Sports will present five of the year’s standout fights, showcasing the biggest names in the sport.   Starting with a riveting doubleheader on Saturday, Dec. 27 at 11:00 p.m. ET/PT that revisits Cotto vs. Margarito and Marquez vs. Pacquiao II, HBO Sports will replay five of the most memorable, most significant, most compelling bouts of 2008 that were broadcast on the HBO service.


            The lineup includes:


            Saturday, Dec. 27 at 11:00 p.m.           --       Miguel Cotto vs. Antonio Margarito


                                                                                 --      Juan Manuel Marquez vs. Manny Pacquiao II



            Sunday, Dec. 28 at  11:00 p.m.             --       Kelly Pavlik vs. Bernard Hopkins


            Monday, Dec. 29 at 11:00 p.m.               --      Joe Calzaghe vs. Roy Jones Jr.


           Tuesday, Dec. 30 at 11:00 p.m.              --       Oscar de la Hoya vs. Manny Pacquiao



            All times are ET/PT.



           This series of “Boxing’s Best” will be available on the HBO ON DEMAND service.