Home / Press Releases / HBO Zone Channel Dedicated To Mayweather vs. Ortiz This Saturday

HBO Zone Channel Dedicated To Mayweather vs. Ortiz This Saturday

For the first time, HBO transforms the HBO Zone channel into a fight-day boxing destination with an unprecedented six-hour block of Floyd Mayweather and Victor Ortiz fight-related programming just hours before their electric pay-per-view showdown in Las Vegas.

Mayweather/Ortiz HBO Zone Roadblock happens Saturday September 17 at noon-6:00 p.m. ET/PT.

Jim Lampley, who will be ringside to call the blow-by-blow action on the pay-per-view presentation later that evening, serves as host of the roadblock, which includes a one-hour "Fight Day Live!" segment from the MGM Grand Garden Arena at 4:00 p.m. that will give fans all the latest news and insights as the main event approaches.

HBO Zone Roadblock schedule:

Noon: "24/7 Mayweather/Ortiz" episode #1

12:30 p.m.: "24/7 Mayweather/Ortiz" episode #2

1:00 p.m.: "24/7 Mayweather/Ortiz" episode #3

1:30 p.m.: "24/7 Mayweather/Ortiz" episode #4

2:00 p.m.: "24/7 Overtime Live" with Jim Lampley (replay)

2:30 p.m.: "Mayweather/Ortiz: In & Out of the Ring" (greatest hits; ring life profiles; music video)

3:00 p.m.: "24/7 Mayweather/Ortiz" episode #1

3:30 p.m.: "24/7 Mayweather/Ortiz" episode #2

4:00 p.m.: "Fight Day Live!" from the MGM Grand

5:00 p.m.: "24/7 Mayweather/Ortiz" episode #3

5:30 p.m.: "24/7 Mayweather/Ortiz" episode #4

All times are ET/PT.

"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).

The executive producer of HBO boxing is Rick Bernstein; producers, Dave Harmon, Thomas Odelfelt and Jonathan Crystal; director, Marc Payton.

About Boxing Press

Check Also

Scars for Scars

Godsmack Singer Sully Erna Turns Boxing Cornerman For Tubbs Pro Debut

Boston Boxing Promotions is excited to announce that Sully Erna, lead singer for multi-platinum hard …