Boxing followers within the USA have reacted strongly to the Tyson Fury vs Francis Ngannou ESPN+ PPV value.
The crossover conflict between boxing’s WBC heavyweight world champion and MMA’s former UFC heavyweight champion is about to happen on October 28 in Saudi Arabia.
The ESPN+ USA PPV value has now been introduced as $79.99.
This value level isn’t out of the bizarre for PPVs stateside, which generally vary from $69.99-$99.99.
Nonetheless, within the UK, PPVs are considerably cheaper and usually priced between £19.95-£24.95.
The TNT Sports activities UK PPV value for Fury vs Ngannou has not but been confirmed.
However followers are reacting to the USA value, with one referencing a quote from Floyd Mayweather on social media.
That fan wrote: “As Floyd Mayweather would say, ‘Legalised financial institution theft.'”
This can be a quote Mayweather has used to explain his exhibition fights in opposition to overmatched opponents, for which he has been constantly incomes eight figures since retiring from skilled boxing.
A second fan merely put: “Holy moly.”
Whereas a 3rd mentioned: “Ridiculous. A yr’s subscription to Netflix for that.”
A fourth commented: “That is a bit steep, jheez.”
One more fan insisted: “That’s a bit overpriced however truthful for Fury.”
One fan requested: “Who’s paying that a lot to look at an exhibition?”
To which one answered: “If you happen to pay for this, you’re a part of the issue.”
- ‘Holy moly’ – Followers react as USA PPV value for Tyson Fury vs Francis Ngannou is confirmed, with comparability to Floyd Mayweather quote
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