BERNARD HOPKINS VS. CHAD DAWSON SATURDAY, OCT. 22
It’s a special edition of HBO BOXING AFTER DARK® when HBO Sports presents BERNARD HOPKINS VS. CHAD DAWSON, the exclusive replay of their light heavyweight title showdown, this SATURDAY, OCT. 22 at 10:30 p.m. (ET/PT) on HBO. The HBO Sports team, which was ringside for the live event at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, calls all the action. The replay will be available in HDTV.
The matchup featured the oldest champion in boxing history, 46-year-old Bernard Hopkins, defending his crown against the formidable 29-year-old Chad Dawson. The controversial encounter was carried live on HBO Pay-Per-View®.
In addition, HBO will show highlights of 52-year-old Dewey Bozella’s remarkable pro debut versus Larry Hopkins and review the dramatic Antonio DeMarco-Jorge Linares lightweight battle, showing select rounds of their undercard slugfest.
Immediately following the replay action, HBO will be ringside for the previously announced bantamweight title fight between champ Nonito Donaire and challenger Omar Narvaez, live from the Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York, a 118-pound encounter scheduled for 12 rounds.
Other HBO playdates: Oct. 23 (8:30 a.m.) and 24 (12:45 a.m.)
HBO2 playdates: Oct. 23 (4:30 p.m.) and 25 (11:00 p.m.)
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