In this Feb. 23, 2007, file photo, Evaristo Primero, left, from El Paso, Texas, and five-time world champion Johnny Tapia, from Albuquerque, N.M., square off in the eighth round of a scheduled 10-round bout at Isleta Pueblo, N.M. A documentary on the rise and fall of Tapia is slated to air on HBO on Dec. 16. (AP Photo/Jake Schoellkopf, File)

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A documentary on the rise and fall of Albuquerque-born, multiple-time world champion boxer Johnny Tapia is scheduled to air on HBO next week.

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