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Old 07-12-2007, 05:31 PM   #8
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Default Re: New deal for ITV too (over the next 12 months) !!

Originally Posted by achillesthegreat
But again the channel put up a million and let him do what ever the **** he wants.

Take a leaf out of HBO and Showtimes books. They need to work out what they doing doesn't work.
Actually it's take a leaf out of Showtime and SKY Sports(now-post ******) book . Neither sign deals other than for single cards and because of that the quality of the boxing is top notch .

HBO signing deals with fighters is a way of guaranteeing the big fights as Showtime can't buy that big fight if the fighters are contracted to HBO . But because of that HBO do have to put on their fair share of **** when they can't match a fighter into a good fight .
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