Press Release: FIGHT SPORTS LOCKS UP EXCLUSIVE RIGHTS TO CANELO VS. KHAN FIGHT LIVE IN OVER FORTY (40) COUNTRIES

FIGHT SPORTS LOCKS UP EXCLUSIVE RIGHTS TO CANELO VS. KHAN FIGHT LIVE IN OVER FORTY (40) COUNTRIES

Thursday April 28, 2016

FIGHT SPORTS once again has acquired the exclusive rights to boxing’s biggest event of the year, securing the LIVE rights in all media to the Canelo Alvarez vs. Amir Khan Event for over 40 countries around the world.

The highly anticipated event will feature two of the sport’s biggest stars, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez of Mexico facing Amir “King” Khan of the UK, squaring off for the Middleweight World Championship. The event will take place Live on May 7th from the brand new T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.  In addition to the event itself, FIGHT SPORTS has also planned a full schedule of programming dedicated to the fight including past fights featuring both fighters, coverage of the Weigh-In and Press Conferences, plus six (6) New Episodes providing fans with an in-depth and up close look into the lives of both Canelo and Khan as they prepare for this fight.

FIGHT SPORTS has acquired the international rights to this event to over forty (40) countries in multiple languages, including in Germany, Spain, the Nordic and Baltic territories, and Italy, to name a few, and many more countries throughout Asia.

FIGHT SPORTS continues to establish itself as the home to the highest profile events in the sport on its fast growing 24/7 HD Network internationally while supporting every major domestic PPV with its syndication in over 75m HHs in the US. 

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