Third Pacquiao-Bradley 24/7 Debuts Saturday on HBO
|Written by The Sweet Science|
|Thursday, 31 May 2012 14:46|
JUNE 2 EPISODE
Debut: SATURDAY, JUNE 2 (9:45-10:15 p.m. ET/PT)
Other HBO playdates: June 2 (1:30 a.m.), 3 (9:30 a.m.), 4 (7:30 p.m., 11:45 p.m.), 5 (10:00 p.m.), 6 (9:00 a.m.), 7 (6:30 p.m., 3:10 a.m.), 8 (7:30 p.m.) and 9 (10:30 a.m.)
HBO2 playdates: June 3 (12:30 a.m.), 6 (9:15 p.m.), 8 (1:00 a.m.), 9 (6:00 p.m.) and 10 (10:20 a.m.)
HBO On Demand® availability begins: June 5
The special will also be available on HBO GO®.
With one week to go, Manny Pacquiao (54-3-2, 38 KOs) and Timothy Bradley Jr. (28-0, 12 KOs) dial up preparations before heading to Las Vegas for their title showdown.
“Pacquiao vs. Bradley” takes place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas Saturday, June 9 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 PACQUIAO/BRADLEY is Rick Bernstein; senior producer, Dave Harmon; coordinating producer, Bentley Weiner; producers, George Jakovic, Harley Glantz and Gabe Spitzer; writer, Aaron Cohen. Liev Schreiber narrates.
Also, leading up to the welterweight championship bout between Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley -- set for Saturday, June 9 in Las Vegas and televised live on HBO Pay-Per-View® --HBO Sports will present the exclusive replay of two action-packed fights.
On Friday, June 1 at 11:50 p.m. (ET/PT) and Saturday, June 2 at 11:30 a.m.(ET/PT), Pacquiao vs. Barrera I 2003 and Pacquiao vs. Marquez III 2011 will replay back-to-back on HBO2. Pacquiao’s first encounter with Marco Antonio Barrera on November 15, 2003 was a match of the super featherweight division’s two most exciting stars. Pacquiao put on a spectacular performance, dominating Barrera and winning by 11th round TKO over one of the division’s elite fighters. On November 12, 2011, Manny Pacquiao defeated Juan Manuel Marquez for a second time, winning a 12-round majority decision.
Both fights will be available 24 hours a day to HBO On Demand® subscribers from Monday, May 28 through Monday, June 11, as well as on HBO GO®.
Pacquiao vs. Bradley takes place Saturday, June 9 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.