HBO Replaying Mayweather-Mosley, Berto-Ortiz
|Written by The Sweet Science|
|Friday, 02 September 2011 09:59|
HBO SPORTS® TO REPLAY
FLOYD MAYWEATHER VS. SHANE MOSLEY 2010
& ANDRE BERTO VS. VICTOR ORTIZ 2011
ON HBO2 AS A SPECIAL PREVIEW TO THE UPCOMING
MAYWEATHER VS. ORTIZ PAY-PER-VIEW EVENT
Sept., 2, 2011 – Leading up to the welterweight world championship fight between Floyd Mayweather and Victor Ortiz – set for Saturday, September 17 and presented live by HBO Pay-Per-View® – HBO Sports will present exclusive replays of two riveting showdowns that highlights the remarkable skill and will of these competitors.
On Friday, Sept. 9 at 1:00 a.m. (ET/PT) and Saturday, Sept. 10 at 11:30 a.m. (ET/PT), HBO2 will replay Mayweather vs. Mosley 2010 and Berto vs. Ortiz 2011. Mayweather, in spectacular fashion, used his speed and skill to dismantle Mosley, earning a 12- round unanimous decision victory in May of 2010. Meanwhile, Ortiz rose to stardom by handing Berto his first professional defeat in what is already a top nominee for 2011 “Fight of the Year.”
Both fights will be available 24 hours a day to HBO On Demand subscribers from Monday, Sept. 5 through Monday, Sept. 26.
Mayweather vs. Ortiz takes place Saturday, Sept. 17 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.