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HBO Boxing: Countdown to Hopkins/Wright

June 29, 2007 - HBO Sports is presenting a thirty- minute special analyzing the upcoming HBO Pay-Per-View showdown between Bernard Hopkins and Winky Wright. The highly anticipated bout is set for Saturday, July 21 in Las Vegas at Mandalay Bay. The fight is an intriguing match-up between two of the sport’s elite fighters, who will meet at 170 pounds..

The special "COUNTDOWN TO HOPKINS-WRIGHT, " which will feature fighter profiles, expert analysis and forecasts for the showdown in Las Vegas, will premiere on Saturday, July 14 immediately after the HBO World Championship Boxing tripleheader telecast that begins at 9:00 p.m. ET/ 6:00 p.m. PT.

Destined for the Hall of Fame, Hopkins brings a record of 47-4-1 32 KOs into the showdown with Wright, who sports a prolific mark of 51-3-1, 25 KOs in his polished career. Neither has ever back down from a challenge and have engineered some of the biggest surprises in the past five years.

The countdown special will also be available to HBO ON DEMAND subscribers 24 hours a day from July 16 thru July 30.


Additional HBO replay dates:

Sunday, July 15 at 9:30am & 12:55am

Monday, July 16 at 3:30pm

Tuesday, July 17 at 12:00 midnight

Wednesday, July 18 at 1:45pm & 8:30pm

Thursday, July 19 at 8:30am & 5:30pm

Friday, July 20 at 9:30am & 7:30pm

Additional HBO2 replay dates:

Sunday, July 15 at 5:30pm

Tuesday, July 17 at 9:30am

Thursday, July 19 at 11:55pm

Friday, July 20 at 11:00pm

Saturday, July 21 at 5:30pm


Additional HBO ZONE replay date:

Tuesday, July 17 at 8:30 pm

All times are ET/PT.

Article posted on 29.06.2007



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