HBO to re-air best bouts of 2012

Miguel Cotto and Floyd Mayweather Jr. combined to put on one of 2012's most entertaining fights. Al Bello/Getty Images

HBO had an excellent year when it came to big fights delivering drama and action and, as it usually does, fight fans can enjoy replays of those top bouts as part of HBO's year-end "Boxing's Best" series.

Beginning on Tuesday -- Christmas Day -- HBO will air seven significant 2012 bouts that it was involved with over five consecutive nights. The action starts at 11 p.m. ET/PT each night. Here's the rundown:

Dec. 25: Floyd Mayweather vs. Miguel Cotto

Dec. 26: Sergio Martinez vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.

Dec. 27: Robert Guerrero vs. Andre Berto

Dec. 28: Adrien Broner vs. Antonio DeMarco

Dec. 28: Andre Ward vs. Chad Dawson (begins at 11:45 p.m. ET/PT)

Dec. 29: Brandon Rios vs. Mike Alvarado

Dec. 29: Juan Manuel Marquez vs. Manny Pacquiao IV (begins at 11:40 p.m. ET/PT)