HBO® SET TO TELECAST “WEIGH-IN LIVE: PACQUIAO/BRADLEY 2” FROM THE MGM GRAND GARDEN ARENA
April 8, 2014 –- Boxing fans can get a ringside seat for one of the sport’s most dramatic pre-fight activities when HBO telecasts “WEIGH-IN LIVE: PACQUIAO/BRADLEY 2,” the world championship fight weigh-in, featuring welterweight rivals Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley Jr. The 30-minute special airs Friday, April 11 at 6:00 p.m. (ET/PT) on HBO.
Hosted by Jim Lampley, the fast-moving program will include the moment when both prizefighters tip the scales as well as providing boxing fans with unprecedented access to the festivities in Las Vegas prior to the highly anticipated rematch. Live interviews with special guests will be part of the half-hour presentation. All the action takes place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena.
Immediately following “WEIGH-IN LIVE” will be an encore replay of the HBO special “Face Off With Max Kellerman: Pacquiao/Bradley 2” at 6:30 p.m. (ET/PT). HBO will then replay all three shows of “24/7 Pacquiao-Bradley 2,” starting at 7:00 p.m. (ET/PT). An encore presentation of WEIGH-IN LIVE will air at 8:30 p.m. (ET/PT).
“Pacquiao vs. Bradley 2” will be distributed on HBO Pay-Per-View on Saturday, April 12 at 9:00 p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. PT, live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena.
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