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Eddie Hearn

Eddie Hearn Says It’s ‘Inevitable DAZN Will Put On Pay-Per-View Boxing Fights

Eddie Hearn says DAZN will eventually introduce pay-per-view boxing fights. DAZN partnered with Matchroom Boxing and is in the process of transitioning their introductory price of £1.99 to £7.99. Meanwhile, in the states, the monthly subscription is $19.99 which includes at least 16 Matchroom UK boxing events, as well as other sports on the service. …

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DAZN

Matchroom, DAZN Announce New Broadcast Team Featuring Tony Bellew, Maya Jama, Laura Woods

Big things are coming for Matchroom Boxing and DAZN. Matchroom promoter Eddie Hearn announced a big money deal earlier this month that would see his fighters leave Sky Sports to be broadcast exclusively on streaming service DAZN on a five-year deal. The UK launch takes place next month and both parties have pulled out all …

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Saunders Alvarez

Canelo Alvarez vs. Billy Joe Saunders Locked In For May

Canelo Alvarez and Billy Joe Saunders will come head to head inside the ring this May, on DAZN. This comes after years of talks surrounding this fight, with May 1st or 8th to be the date. Canelo is still needing to defeat Avni Yildirim next month, before taking on Saunders. The fight against Yildirim poses …

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Kovalev DAZN

Report: DAZN Considering Action Against Sergey Kovalev For Hosting Illegal Stream Of Canelo vs. Smith

Streaming service DAZN is reportedly considering taking action against Sergey Kovalev for hosting an illegal stream of the Canelo Alvarez vs. Callum Smith title fight this past weekend. That’s according to The Athletic who that report executives at the streaming service were “alarmed and extremely frustrated” at Kovalev’s actions, especially as he is set to …

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Canelo

‘Canelo’ Files $280m Lawsuit Against DAZN, Golden Boy & De La Hoya

The biggest star in boxing, Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez has filed a lawsuit against DAZN, Oscar De La Hoya, and Golden Boy Promotions. ‘Canelo’ is seeking at least $280m for, among other reasons, breach of contract, intentional interference with a contract, negligent interference with a contract, fraud, and breach of fiduciary duty relating to the five-year, …

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Ryan Garcia

Ryan Garcia Expresses Frustration With DAZN, Requests Direct Meeting

Undefeated Boxing prodigy Ryan Garcia has requested streaming platform DAZN contact him directly to discuss his upcoming fight. In an in depth interview with Sports Illustrated Garcia shared he was scheduled to compete in July until talks fell apart following his offer being for only $200,000. “That’s bull, Why am I being held back financially? …

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Hearn

Eddie Hearn Denies Reports DAZN Is Going Broke

Matchroom Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn has denied his broadcast partner DAZN is on the verge of financial collapse. Hearn says he has meetings with DAZN executives later this week to discuss scheduling and rescheduling fights. The Financial Times reported on Tuesday that DAZN is fighting for its financial future and is seeking outside investors to …

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Kovalev DAZN

DAZN Announces Canelo vs. Kovalev Will Start After UFC 244 Ends

DAZN has decided not to go head-to-head with UFC 244 tomorrow night, which will be headlined by Jorge Masvidal vs. Nate Diaz for the Baddest Mother F*cker Championship. Canelo Alvarez and Sergey Kovalev is scheduled for tomorrow night as well, where the Mexican boxing star jumps up to light heavyweight to take on Kovalev for …

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