"The Fight Game" Starts at 11:20 PM Saturday
|Written by The Sweet Science|
|Friday, 14 December 2012 22:07|
THE FIGHT GAME WITH JIM LAMPLEY, HBO SPORTS® SHOW HOSTED BY THE
FOUR-TIME SPORTS EMMY® WINNER, RETURNS WITH
A NEW EDITION SATURDAY, DEC. 15
THE FIGHT GAME WITH JIM LAMPLEY returns for its fourth edition SATURDAY, DEC. 15 (11:20-11:50 p.m. live ET/tape-delayed PT) from the Toyota Center in Houston, exclusively on HBO. A provocative, engaging and informative experience that delves into intriguing storylines, newsmakers and issues that are top-of-mind in boxing, the latest edition of the show debuts immediately following the “World Championship Boxing” event headlined by the junior featherweight title showdown between Nonito Donaire and Jorge Arce (live ET/tape-delayed PT) and the replay of Pacquiao-Marquez 4, which begins at 9:30. Four-time Sports Emmy® winner Lampley has been the host of HBO Boxing since joining the network in 1988.
Other HBO playdates: Dec. 16 (12:15 p.m.), 17 (5:00 p.m., 2:55 a.m.), 19 (12:30 p.m.), 20 (2:30 p.m., 8:30 p.m.), 22 (noon), 24 (9:45 p.m.), 26 (8:00 a.m., midnight), 28 (6:30 p.m.) and 30 (7:00 a.m., 2:00 a.m.)
HBO2 playdates: Dec. 16 (10:00 p.m.), 18 (2:00 a.m.), 23 (5:35 p.m.), 27 (3:30 p.m., 11:00 p.m.) and 29 (11:00 a.m.)
HBO On Demand availability begins: Dec. 18. The show will also be available on HBO GO®.
The December show will include: an in-depth review of the epic Pacquiao-Marquez 4 showdown plus the Donaire-Arce fight; THE FIGHT GAME’s first-ever boxing awards; and a live interview with HBO boxing commentator Larry Merchant as THE FIGHT GAME revisits Larry’s career and Merchant presents his own version of the “Gatti List.”