Bounce TV to Air Ali Memorial Service Live
Bounce TV will carry Muhammad Ali’s farewell procession through the streets of Louisville, Ky., and his memorial service live, uninterrupted and commercial-free this Friday, June 10.
Bounce TV’s coverage will begin at 9 a.m. ET with the procession, which will take Ali on a final journey through his hometown of Louisville, passing memorable landmarks in his life, including his childhood neighborhood and the Muhammad Ali Center.
Bounce TV will also air the memorial service scheduled for 2 p.m. ET, which will include eulogies by President Bill Clinton, Bryant Gumbel and Billy Crystal.
Bounce TV will partner with its’ Louisville affiliate, Raycom’s WAVE, for the special event, airing WAVE’s local coverage and insight nationwide.
Between the procession and the service, Bounce TV will present The Greatest, the 1977 motion picture in which Ali stars as himself.
Bounce TV will also include several special tributes to the late icon and his impact on boxing throughout the telecast of Premier Boxing Champions – The Next Round on Sunday night, June 12, at 9 p.m. ET.