#Boxing Social

Eddie Hearn Clarifies DAZN ‘PPV Model’ & Price Hike

The streaming service DAZN burst onto the scene bantering that “Pay-per-view is dead”. Recent developments, the pandemic, and the current economic landscape have long made that branding nonexistent and now has finally reared its head in the United Kingdom. Matchroom Promoter Eddie Hearn spent this weekend clarifying and pretty much...
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Hearn Explains Why Pay-Per-View Will Be Needed on DAZN For Unique Events

Promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom has admitted that it's "inevitable" that DAZN will introduce a pay-per-view model - which means the steaming platform is going to charge fees outside of their monthly subscription rates. In the United States, the monthly subscription rate is $19.99 a month, while in the UK...
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He’s Ready: ‘There’s No More Jake Paul After We Fight’

If it’s up to Jake Paul’s likely next opponent, the social media sensation’s next fight in the boxing ring will be the last of his career. It appears inevitable that “The Problem Child” and boxer Tommy Fury will fight next. Paul has been publicly pursuing “TNT” as an opponent since his win over former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley in August 2021.
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Eddie Hearn on DAZN PPV idea: No plans to change current operations, but biggest UK fights will always be PPV

DAZN sent out a research survey asking fans about the idea of adding one-off pay-per-view to their service, and obviously there was going to be backlash, and there has been. Boxing Social spoke with Matchroom Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn, who has worked with DAZN in the U.S. and other territories since 2018, and just took Matchroom’s home events in the United Kingdom to DAZN, leaving their longtime U.K. TV partner, Sky Sports.

Mikey Garcia returns to the ring against Sandor Martin

By Sean Jones: Mikey Garcia wants to take care of the upset-minded Spanish fighter Sandor Martin this Saturday night, October 16th, on DAZN from the Chukchansi Park in Fresno, CA. The fight will be at a 145-lb catchweight, which means Martin will need to come up in weight from 140...

Tyson Fury's trainer has posted his POV video of the brutal Deontay Wilder knockout

It has now been over 24 hours since Tyson Fury knocked out Deontay Wilder in one of the most entertaining heavyweight bouts of this generation. There’s no denying that the aftermath of the fight was going to dominate headlines and the internet for the next week or so, and last night, Fury’s trainer gave fans another view of the devastating knockout that ended it all.

Jake Paul offers bonkers bet to Tommy Fury

Jake Paul offers a bonkers bet to boxer Tommy Fury, after his half-brother Tyson, makes recent comments directed at Paul. Ahead of Tyson Fury’s title defense against rival Deontay Wilder, he was asked by Boxing Social about the possibility of his brother going up against Paul in a fight. Fury seemed to take a jab at Paul’s ability, threatening Tommy with a possible retirement and name change if he loses to the YouTuber.

Tyson Fury tells Tommy he’ll have to change his name if he can’t ‘splatter’ Jake Paul

Tyson Fury has told brother Tommy he will have to change his name if he can't beat Jake Paul in a fight.The YouTuber is now 4-0 as a professional after outpointing Tyron Woodley last time out while former Love Island star Fury beat former training partner Anthony Taylor in his last bout on the undercard.The two appear set to clash in the ring sooner rather than later after exchanging multiple verbal barbs over recent months.And Tyson, who will defend his world heavyweight title against Deontay Wilder in Las Vegas this weekend, believes his younger sibling would have to win a...
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Tyson Fury ready to change Tommy’s name if he can’t beat Jake Paul

With great power comes great responsibility. And it sounds like Tommy Fury better exercise that responsibility against Jake Paul, or Tyson Fury is gonna go in and revoke his privileges. Paul has made himself one of the most unlikely draws in the boxing world at the moment, with a career...