THE FIGHT GAME WITH JIM LAMPLEY returns for its latest edition TUESDAY, OCT. 28 (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.
On this edition of THE FIGHT GAME: as momentum builds for the unification light heavyweight title fight between Bernard Hopkins and Sergey Kovalev, THE FIGHT GAME explores the showdown with an analysis of Hopkins’ three signature fights in which he was the underdog but delivered a triumph in each bout; an interview with undefeated middleweight superstar Gennady Golovkin, following his resounding win on Oct. 18; Lampley revisits the 20th anniversary of George Foreman’s KO of heavyweight champ Michael Moorer; HBO Boxing’s Max Kellerman on the latest news;Michelle Beadle goes one-on-one with Bernard Hopkins; and new rankings for THE FIGHT GAME’s Pound for Pound List and Gatti List.
Other HBO playdates: Oct. 28 (2:35 a.m.) and 31 (8:15 a.m., 5:30 p.m.), and Nov. 1 (10:00 a.m.), 4 (11:30 a.m., 6:30 p.m.), 5 (8:30 p.m., 3:40 a.m.) and 9 (11:30 a.m.)
HBO2 playdates: Oct. 30 (1:45 p.m., 11:30 p.m.), and Nov. 3 (10:45 a.m., 9:00 p.m.), 7 (8:30 p.m., 3:05 a.m.), 8 (8:15 a.m.), 12 (7:30 p.m., 3:45 a.m.) and 15 (5:40 p.m.)
HBO On Demand® availability begins: Oct. 30. The show will also be available on HBO GO®.
Immediately following the program, fight fans can log on to hbo.com for exclusive overtime segments hosted by Lampley.