DAZN unveils OTT boxing-centred streaming service

Media company DAZN’s over-the-top (OTT) streaming service has launched today, with Billy Joe Saunders’ super-middleweight bout against Martin Murray set to headline the platform...

DraftKings weighs in on Mike Tyson fight

The upcoming boxing exhibition between Mike Tyson and Roy Jones Jr will be sponsored by fantasy sports and betting operator DraftKings. DraftKings will become the...

Crawford vs Brook to be broadcast live on Premier Sports 1

Terence ‘Bud’ Crawford’s upcoming welterweight title defence against former title holder Kell Brook will be aired live on Premier Sports 1 in the UK,...

Matchroom looks to maximise engagement with innovative Fight Camp gamble

Many sporting leagues and organisations have began to re-emerge following lockdown, however, few comebacks will be as innovative as Matchroom Boxing’s unique venture this...

Frank Warren announces British boxing return at BT Sport Studio

Frank Warren and Queensberry Promotions have announced three British title fights with boxing in the UK set to return at BT Sport’s studio on...

Salita Promotions: The problems boxing faces with ‘fan-free’ events

As sports begin to plan how to restart its calendar, the use of ‘fan-free’ events will certainly impact specific sectors, particularly boxing.  Whilst some promoters...

BBBofC outlines restrictions ahead of potential July resumption

The British Boxing Board of Control (BBBofC) has issued a five-page document to UK promoters, outlining several meticulous rules ahead of a potential July...

Matchroom Live officially launches with free archive footage

Matchroom Sport has officially launched its over-the-top (OTT) platform Matchroom Live featuring archive footage ‘from Boxing to Darts to Snooker’ for free. One feature already...

Matchroom dedicates tickets to NHS following COVID-19 pandemic

Leading UK promotion Matchroom Boxing has announced that it will donate 200 tickets per event at its Saturday Fight Night and PPV shows to...

Top Rank’s Bob Arum: Wilder vs Fury postponed until possibly October

Deontay Wilder's heavyweight title rematch against Tyson Fury has been postponed due to the COVID-19 outbreak with the fight now expected to take place...