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Old 11-16-2012, 04:45 PM   #28
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Default Re: just read Fred Evans joining the world boxing series!

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Originally Posted by wrimc View Post
Looking at the video there are a few hundred people there at best.... How are they making money or even getting enough to pay wages? They are giving the tv rights away broadcasting on YT. I see little in the way of sponsorship, though i noticed Italia Thunder is sponsored by Dolce and Gabbana
according to the article on the BBC website a while back, the costs of running the british franchise was going to be underwritten by the AIBA, and they would get this money from TV. if a tv deal doesnt materialise, the franchise may just about complete one season before folding
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