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Old 01-22-2013, 05:17 PM   #32
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Default Re: How would you re-invent Sky Box Office PPV

Right here we go compare this card from December 97'

Barry Jones W Wilson Palacio UD 12 12x3
Dean Francis W Frederic Seillier KO 9 12x3
Thulani Malinga W Robin Reid UD 12 12x3
Ronald Wright W Adrian Dodson RTD 6 12x3
Ensley Bingham W Nicky Thurbin TKO 12 12x3
Eric Jamili W Mickey Cantwell TKO 8 12x3
Mehrdud Takaloo W Mark Sawyers

then over to MSG for..
Naseem Hamed W Kevin Kelley KO 4 12
Kennedy McKinney W Junior Jones TKO 4 12
Michael Clark W Roberto Nunez TKO 1 10
Danny Williams W Derek Amos TKO 4 8
Charles Shufford W Felton Hamilton SD 6 6
David Telesco W Napoleon Pitt UD 6 6
Ricky Hatton W Robert Alvarez UD 4 4
Joan Guzman W Henry Bowden KO 2 4
Jason Papillion W Wilson Smith

Now compare to..

Hatton vs Maussa

Ricky Hatton W Carlos Maussa KO 9 12x3
Matthew Macklin W Alexey Chirkov KO 1 10x3
Carl Thompson W Frederic Serrat PTS 10 10x3
Matthew Hatton W Sergey Starkov PTS 10 10x3
Geard Ajetovic W Magid Ben Driss PTS 8 8x3
Billy Dib W Imad Khamis PTS 6 6x3
Stuart Brookes W Howard Clarke PTS 6 6x2
Lee Swaby W Vitali Shkraba TKO 3 4x3
Nicki Smedley W Rakhim Mingaleyev PTS 4 4x3
Amer Khan W Donvill Hendricks PTS 4 4x3

Obviously lot of those 4 round fights on either card wasn't shown but look at the difference in quality and quantity. Vast and thing is that PPV was one of the better ones in recent years.
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