Who is the commentator for boxing?

Who is the commentator for boxing?

Michael Buffer
Michael Buffer (born November 2, 1944) is an American ring announcer or “MC” for boxing and professional wrestling matches….

Michael Buffer
Born November 2, 1944 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Occupation Ring announcer, actor
Years active 1982–present
Known for “Let’s Get Ready to Rumble!” catchphrase

Why did HBO stop broadcasting boxing?

(Reuters) – U.S. broadcaster HBO said on Thursday it will be dropping live boxing from its programming schedule from 2019 due to dwindling ratings, ending a 45-year association with the sport.

What happened Jim Lampley?

It’s been more than two-and-a-half years since legendary sports broadcaster Jim Lampley has called a boxing match after HBO dropped the sport from its program lineup and the COVID-19 pandemic began. However, Lampley is returning to ringside as Triller’s new play-by-play voice.

Who is the HBO announcer?

Jim Lampley
After more than three decades in network television, and nearly 30 of them as host of HBO’s flagship World Championship Boxing franchise, Jim Lampley is one of America’s most renowned and respected broadcasters. He serves as host and blow-by-blow announcer for all HBO Boxing telecasts.

Is HBO bringing back boxing?

HBO still doesn’t have any plans to do live boxing, Peter Nelson, the Executive Vice President of HBO Sports, told BoxingScene.com in a statement on Wednesday.

Is Jim Lampley still married?

James Lampley (born April 8, 1949) is an American sportscaster, news anchor, film producer, and restaurant owner….

Jim Lampley
Notable credit(s) HBO World Championship Boxing anchor and co-host (1988–2018) Olympic Games reporter and anchor (1984–2008)
Spouse(s) Bree Walker (former) Debra Schuss
Children 4

How old is Jim Lampley?

72 years (April 8, 1949)Jim Lampley / Age

Who owns HBO boxing?

HBO Sports

HBO World Championship Boxing
Production company HBO Sports
Original network HBO HBO Latino truTV
Picture format 1080i (HDTV)

Who is Bruce Buffer’s brother?

Michael BufferBruce Buffer / Brother