Cotto-Margarito 24/4 Finale Is Saturday


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            Episode #2 ( finale)

            Debut:  SATURDAY, NOV. 26 (10:00-10:30 p.m. ET/PT)

            Other HBO playdates:  Nov. 26 (1:00 a.m.), 27 (11:45 a.m., 12:30 a.m.), 28 (4:45 p.m., 2:30 a.m.), 29 (10:00 p.m.) and 30 (noon, midnight), and Dec. 1 (7:30 p.m.), 2 (8:30 p.m.) and 3 (10:30 a.m.)

            HBO2 playdates: Nov. 27 (11:00 p.m.) and Dec. 2 (midnight)

            HBO On Demand availability begins:  Nov. 28

            As both fighters prepare to break camp, Miguel Cotto (36-2, 29 KOs) and Antonio Margarito (38-7, 27 KOs) put the final pieces of their game plans together before heading to fight week activities preceding their decisive Dec. 3 pay-per-view rematch.  Meanwhile, the “24/7” cameras chronicle the controversy surrounding Margarito’s license application in New York.

            Immediately following the back-to-back replay of both episodes of 24/7 COTTO/MARGARITO on Friday, Dec. 2 at 8:00 p.m., the half-hour special “24/7 Overtime:  Cotto/Margarito” will be seen at 9:00 p.m.  Hosted by Jim Lampley, the fast-paced show will set the stage for the electric pay-per-view showdown the next evening with interviews, observations and a look back at the leading personalities of this “24/7” series.

            There will also be a back-to-back replay of both episodes of 24/7 COTTO/MARGARITO Saturday, Dec. 3 (10:00-11:00 a.m.) on HBO.  The series will also be available on HBO On Demand® and HBO GO®.

            “Cotto vs. Margarito II” takes place Saturday, Dec. 3 at 9:00 p.m. (ET)/6:00 p.m. (PT), and will be produced and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-View®.

            The executive producer of 24/7 COTTO/MARGARITO is Rick Bernstein; senior producer, Dave Harmon; producers, George Jakovic and Gabriel Spitzer; writer, Aaron Cohen.  Liev Schreiber narrates.

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