Matchroom Boxing agrees ‘record-breaking’ DAZN switch

Matchroom Boxing has agreed a ‘record-breaking’ deal with digital sports streaming service DAZN to replace Sky Sports as the promotion company’s exclusive UK broadcast...

Barry Hearn entrusts Matchroom chairmanship to son Eddie upon retirement

Barry Hearn is set to step down as Chairman of Matchroom Sport, almost four decades after founding the company, he announced this morning at...

TrillerNet looks to transform into ‘content engine’ with FITE acquisition

TrillerNet has acquired combat sports media company FITE, enhancing its OTT streaming and PPV capabilities as well as AI-driven content, with a strong focus...

Top Rank appoints Kelly to oversee corporate partnerships

US-based boxing promotion Top Rank has filled its newly created vacancy of Chief Revenue Officer, appointing industry veteran Brian Kelly. In his new role at...

Anthony Joshua gives back to boxing community with Revolut

UK-based fintech Revolut has joined forces with Anthony Joshua to raise much needed funds for independent boxing gyms across the country that have been...

WBO super-featherweight title fight to air on terrestrial TV

Free-to-air terrestrial broadcaster Channel 5 has secured coverage of the upcoming WBO super-featherweight title fight between Jamel Herring and Carl Frampton. As a result of...

Facebook teams with LiveXLive for PPV sports offering

Live streaming and on-demand video service LiveXLive Media is set to host a series of pay-per-view (PPV) sports-themed shows on Facebook’s new paid online...

AT&T Stadium to welcome 60,000 fans for Alvarez vs Saunders bout

Over 60,000 boxing fans will be in attendance when Canelo Alvarez takes on Billy Joe Saunders in the world super-middleweight title unification fight on...

Whyte and Povetkin rematch marked with special edition coin

Dillian Whyte’s heavyweight rematch against Alexander Povetkin will be commemorated by the release of a special edition £2 coin featuring the two boxers. The coin,...

DAZN enhances presence in Japan via Boku partnership

International sports streaming network DAZN has strengthened its position in the Japanese market via an agreement with mobile payment solutions developer Boku. The partnership will...