HBO Schedules Six-Hour Boxing Block for Mayweather/Ortiz

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HBO has scheduled a six-hour boxing-themed programming block on its HBO Zone channel for Sept. 17, serving as a long lead-in for its Floyd Mayweather-Victor Ortiz pay-per-view match that night.

Beginning at noon, the "Mayweather/Ortiz HBO Zone Roadblock" will feature two separate marathons of its 24/7 Mayweather/Ortiz series. Jim Lampley, who will call the fight later that evening, will be the host of the programming block, which also includes a one-hour Fight Day Live! special from the MGM Grand Garden Arena at 4 p.m. that will give viewers all the latest news and insights as the main event approaches.

The Mayweather-Ortiz fight will take place Sept. 17 at 9 p.m. (ET) and will be distributed by HBO Pay-Per-View.

Full lineup below:

Noon-2 p.m. 24/7 Mayweather/Ortiz (4 episodes)
2 p.m.: 24/7 Overtime Live
2:30 p.m.: Mayweather/Ortiz: In & Out of the Ring
3 p.m.: 24/7 Mayweather/Ortiz
3:30 p.m.: 24/7 Mayweather/Ortiz
4 p.m.: Fight Day Live! (From the MGM Grand)
5 p.m.: 24/7 Mayweather/Ortiz
5:30 p.m.: 24/7 Mayweather/Ortiz