It’s a special edition of WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING® when HBO Sports presents MANNY PACQUIAO VS. JUAN MANUEL MARQUEZ 4, the exclusive replay of the fourth chapter in their epic rivalry, SATURDAY, DEC. 15 at 9:30 p.m. (ET/PT), exclusively on HBO. The HBO Sports team, which was ringside for the live coverage at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, calls all the action. The telecast will be available in HDTV.
The highly anticipated mega-fight was carried live Saturday, Dec. 8 on HBO Pay-Per-View® and marked the fourth meeting between the two elite prizefighters. After both fighters scored knockdowns early, Marquez found an opening and delivered a heart-pounding sixth-round KO of Pacquiao. The bout immediately became a favorite for “Fight of the Year” honors. The Associated Press observed, “It will go down among the great fights of their era.”
Immediately following the replay, HBO cameras will take viewers live to Houston and present a World Championship Boxing doubleheader headlined by the Nonito Donaire vs. Jorge Arce junior featherweight title showdown.
Other HBO playdates: Dec. 16 (9:15 a.m.) and 17 (11:55 p.m.)
HBO2 playdates: Dec. 16 (4:45 p.m.) and 18 (11:00 p .m.)
Following the live boxing action, a new edition of “The Fight Game with Jim Lampley” debuts (12:30 a.m. live ET/tape-delayed PT) from the Toyota Center in Houston.
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