HBO TO DEBUT 15-MINUTE PROMO FOR RIOS-ALVARADO II
Press Release: HBO will present “Road to Rios/Alvarado II,” examining the upcoming junior welterweight rematch between Brandon Rios and Mike Alvarado. The two warriors engaged in a battle in October of 2012 that was one of the year’s top slugfests. A rematch will take place on Saturday, March 30th and be televised on HBO Boxing After Dark. The “Road to Rios/Alvarado II” special will premiere on HBO on Saturday, March 16th at 12:15 a.m. ET/PT or immediately following the live presentation of World Championship Boxing. The film will feature a look back at their thrilling October contest as well as all new content including a portrait of both men’s journey from hardscrabble neighborhoods to the highest level of the boxing world. The 15-minute special will also be available on HBO On Demand and HBO Go platforms.