Monday, November 07, 2011

Pacquiao/Marquez Marathon on HBO

From HBO Sports -


PACQUIAO/MARQUEZ HBO ZONE ROADBLOCK
SET FOR SATURDAY, NOV. 12;
SIX-HOUR BLOCK OF NONSTOP BOXING PROGRAMMING
BUILDS ANTICIPATION FOR THE EVENING’S ELECTRIC
PAY-PER-VIEW SHOWDOWN IN LAS VEGAS
 
            HBO transforms the HBO Zone channel into a fight-day boxing destination with a sensational six-hour block of Manny Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez fight-related programming just hours before their electric pay-per-view showdown in Las Vegas.  PACQUIAO/MARQUEZ HBO ZONE ROADBLOCK happens SATURDAY, NOV. 12 (noon-6:00 p.m. ET/PT).

            Jim Lampley, who will be ringside to call the blow-by-blow action on the pay-per-view presentation later that evening, serves as host of the roadblock, which includes a one-hour “Fight Day Now!” show from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas at 4:00 p.m. that will give fans all the latest news and insights as the main event approaches.

PACQUIAO/MARQUEZ HBO ZONE ROADBLOCK includes:
Noon:  “24/7 Pacquiao/Marquez” episode #1
12:30 p.m.:  “24/7 Pacquiao/Marquez” episode #2
1:00 p.m.:  “24/7 Pacquiao/Marquez” episode #3
1:30 p.m.:  “24/7 Pacquiao/Marquez” episode #4
2:00 p.m.:  “24/7 Overtime: Pacquiao/Marquez” with Jim Lampley (replay)
2:30 p.m.:  “Pacquiao/Marquez: In & Out of the Ring” (greatest hits; music video; ring life)
3:00 p.m.:  “24/7 Pacquiao/Marquez” episode #1
3:30 p.m.:  “24/7 Pacquiao/Marquez” episode #2
4:00 p.m.:  “Fight Day Now! Pacquiao/Marquez”
5:00 p.m.:  “24/7 Pacquiao/Marquez” episode #3
5:30 p.m.:  “24/7 Pacquiao/Marquez” episode #4

            Follow HBO boxing news at hbo.com/boxing, on Facebook at facebook.com/hboboxing and on Twitter at twitter.com/hboboxing.

            “Pacquiao vs. Marquez III” takes place Saturday, Nov. 12 from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas and will be produced and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-View® beginning at 9:00 p.m. (ET)/6:00 p.m. (PT).

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