SERIES LEADING UP TO THE PAY-PER-VIEW SHOWDOWN,
DEBUTS NOV. 19
HBO Sports’ groundbreaking “24/7” reality franchise, which has captured 14 Sports Emmy® Awards, returns for its 12th boxing installment with 24/7 COTTO/MARGARITO, a two-part, all-access series following the main participants in one of boxing’s most heated rivalries as they prepare to settle the score in an intriguing pay-per-view showdown at New York’s Madison Square Garden on Dec. 3.
Debut: SATURDAY, NOV. 19 (10:00-10:30 p.m. ET/PT)
Other HBO playdates: Nov. 19 (12:45 a.m.), 20 (10:45 a.m.), 21 (6:30 p.m., 2:20 a.m.), 22 (9:30 p.m.), 23 (noon, midnight), 24 (5:30 p.m.), 25 (12:30 a.m.) and 26 (10:30 a.m.), and Dec. 2 (8:00 p.m.) and 3 (10:00 a.m.)
HBO2 playdates: Nov. 20 (11:00 p.m.) and 25 (8:30 p.m.), and Dec. 2 (11:30 p.m.)
HBO On Demand availability begins: Nov. 21
As Puerto Rico’s Miguel Cotto (36-2, 29 KOs) and Mexico’s Antonio Margarito (38-7, 27 KOs) train for their second meeting, the show looks back at their controversial first encounter.
The finale of 24/7 COTTO/MARGARITO debuts Saturday, Nov. 26 (10:00-10:30 p.m.), one week before the before the high-stakes super welterweight title showdown. Both episodes will have multiple replay dates on HBO, including a back-to-back presentation Friday, Dec. 2 (8:00-9:00 p.m.). The series will also be available on HBO On Demand® and HBO GO®.
“Cotto vs. Margarito II” takes place at Madison Square Garden in New York on Saturday, Dec. 3 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 COTTO/MARGARITO is Rick Bernstein; senior producer, Dave Harmon; producers, George Jakovic and Gabriel Spitzer; writer, Aaron Cohen. Liev Schreiber narrates.