Press release: Fight Game with Jim Lampley returns on Wednesday
The Following press release was issued by HBO, the U.S. subscription cable company that produces, along with host Jim Lampley, The Fight Game program:
THE FIGHT GAME WITH JIM LAMPLEY returns with a new edition WEDNESDAY, OCT. 7 (11:00-11:30 pm. ET/PT), exclusively on HBO. Hosted by the four-time Sports Emmy┬« winner, who has been the host of HBO Boxing since joining the network in 1988, the show is a provocative, engaging and informative experience that delves into intriguing storylines, newsmakers and issues that are top-of-mind in boxing.
Other HBO playdates: Oct. 10 (11:15 a.m.), 13 (2:30 p.m., 10:45 p.m.), 15 (5:05 a.m.), 18 (noon), 21 (7:30 p.m., 12:30 a.m.) and 27 (9:30 a.m., 4:40 a.m.)
HBO2 playdates: Oct. 8 (9:30 a.m.), 14 (7:30 p.m.), 16 (12:15 p.m., 8:00 p.m.), 20 (2:50 a.m.), 24 (12:15 p.m.) and 31 (5:00 p.m.)
The show will also be available on HBO NOW, HBO GO and HBO On Demand.
On this edition of THE FIGHT GAME, commentators Max Kellerman and Michelle Beadle join Lampley for a comprehensive look at the latest developments in the sport. Other segments include a preview of the compelling middleweight showdowns between Gennady Golovkin and David Lemieux, and Miguel Cotto and Canelo Alvarez, highlighted by a studio appearance from ring legend Bernard Hopkins and Beadle’s one-on-one interview with 160-pound lineal champ Miguel Cotto; plus an all-new Gatti list and FIGHT GAME pound-for-pound compilation, presented by Lampley.
Immediately following the show’s debut on Oct. 7, fight fans can log on to hbo.com for an exclusive overtime segment hosted by Lampley.