Al Haymon’s PBC are reportedly now in talks for a probably groundbreaking new streaming cope with Amazon Prime.
It has been extensively reported that PBC’s present broadcaster Showtime will probably be leaving the boxing enterprise on the finish of this 12 months and so should not renewing their contract.
It is claimed that they might nonetheless proceed broadcasting occasional main PPV fights, however can have no extra common boxing occasions.
Consequently, Sports activities Illustrated reporter Chris Mannix is now reporting that PBC have held talks with Amazon over a potential streaming partnership.
Mannix mentioned on his podcast: “I do know that PBC has talked to Amazon.
“I consider that’s their most popular vacation spot. They’d want to do a cope with Amazon.
“Amazon have gotten into sports activities greater than different streaming providers over the past couple of years.
“I do know there have been discussions between PBC and Amazon.
“I do not know what Amazon need to do – whether or not they’re seeking to grow to be a Showtime-like boxing supplier or one-off exhibits, I do not know the reply to that query.
“However there was dialogue between PBC officers and Amazon.”
Haymon’s PBC secure incorporates quite a few marquee names in boxing together with Gervonta Davis, Canelo Alvarez and Deontay Wilder, with Terence Crawford now additionally working with the corporate.
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