It’s a special edition of HBO BOXING AFTER DARK when HBO Sports presents the exclusive replay of the highly anticipated welterweight championship fight MIGUEL COTTO VS. ANTONIO MARGARITO this SATURDAY, AUG. 2 (9:30 p.m. ET/PT) on HBO. The HBO Sports team, which was ringside for the live event at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, will call all the action. The replay will be available in HDTV..
Carried live on HBO Pay-Per-View, the July 26 super-fight showcased two of boxing’s most skilled and decorated performers as they battled for supremacy in the highly competitive 147-pound division. In a slugfest that one television news channel described as “electrifying,” Margarito scored an 11th round TKO triumph. Another news service called it “a sensational fight that lived up to the hype.”
The replay will be paired with the live telecast from Las Vegas as New York-based welterweights Zab Judah and Joshua Clottey collide on HBO BOXING AFTER DARK.