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Old 01-24-2013, 07:13 AM   #28
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Default Re: Realistic undercard for Froch-Kessler 2

Originally Posted by ******a View Post
Thinking about it now lads...

The CL final will be on either Sky Sports 1 or 2.

KO is 19:45-21:30 for ex + trophy celebration etc bring programme time to say 10.15

Eddie won't let it clash, therefore cannot be on normal SS2 at the same time - (Davies says 11) - never going to happen as it'll be a big card & will want exposure..

So either the programme for Froch-Kessler will start at 10.15/10.30 + build up, 3 undercard fights or could be more...therefore probably minimum time would be at 1am start time (most likely)


It's on Sky PPV & clashes with the final - ring walk @ 11 - with lots of casual fans missing out as the public say football > boxing. This would lose huge revenue & a waste of time for Barney Francis & Adam Smith...


Sky PPV at for ex 1am after final which would also lose interest & revenue of the casual fan therefore I think the first is most likely! BOOM!

Eddie won't let it clash?

what if the game goes to extra time and penalties?!
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