The New and Improved Boxing on TV thread!

Discussion in 'British Boxing Forum' started by Wolf, Jul 9, 2011.

  1. DON1

    DON1 ICEMAN Full Member

    Apr 6, 2006
    F ME!! £1.99 A MONTH! My goodness me. How many people have lost £2.00 under the car seat and not even noticed it. F ME!!! £1.99!!!!
    nurological likes this.
  2. Matthew240

    Matthew240 New Member Full Member

    Jun 3, 2019
    Fantastic value so far. Does feel a bit like it could be like the Uber strategy though. Obliterate the opposition with a cheap offering and then when the opposition vacate the market, hike the prices up. Have to wait and see.
  3. Fhaggis

    Fhaggis Active Member Full Member

    Oct 12, 2016
    What’s your point? You really think it’s gonna stay at £1.99?
    Glenn McKrory likes this.
  4. DON1

    DON1 ICEMAN Full Member

    Apr 6, 2006
    Who give a **** its £1.99 atm. Even if it goes up a bit it's still peanuts. So far we have had about 10 quality fights which have cost about £10. What more do you want?
    kevinreid001 likes this.
  5. Gatekeeper

    Gatekeeper Well-Known Member Full Member

    Oct 18, 2009
    If the sub stays at £2 then that can only be a good thing for fans but as we know involved heavily with DAZN is an individual with the initials EH and were that person is there be fleecing afoot. Here's my guess at what the business plan is - Eventually move all boxing off Sky and onto DAZN then gradually and continually increase the basic sub price, then create a tier system of subscription, the big fights are only available for tier 1 subs (more expensive than tier 2 obvs).
    Before long if you want to see the big fights on DAZN you'll be paying more than you would for monthly Sky PPV's.
  6. DON1

    DON1 ICEMAN Full Member

    Apr 6, 2006
    I hear you but at the moment we can just speculate, just enjoy the fact we have had some quality fights and more in the near future for peanut
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  7. ZiggerZagger

    ZiggerZagger Member Full Member

    Mar 13, 2012
    Expect this to go up to £5.99 soon before rising to about £10.99 for the foreseeable future .
    Obviously it’s worth £1.99 at the moment even though I have to watch it on my phone where the quality is as bad as a bad stream.
    The real test is when it reaches its intended price point.
  8. channy

    channy How Much!!! Full Member

    Feb 2, 2015
    Got to admit I was dubious at first, only because I wasn't sure what the picture quality would be like, but to be fair it was better quality than I thought.
    Crystal clear and no buffering, for two quid it was excellent.
  9. londonboxingess

    londonboxingess Active Member Full Member

    Nov 30, 2012
    It won't be around in ten years, not just boxing but you can't sell stuff for 1:99 that should cost miles more
  10. The G-Man

    The G-Man Active Member Full Member

    Jul 24, 2020
    Their undercards are bad.

    its a 2 pounds product.
  11. Col Mortimer

    Col Mortimer The question isn't indiscreet.The answer could be Full Member

    Jul 25, 2010
    Not to pricey at approx 0.06.5p a day over the course of a year is it?

    You spend more than that on loo roll a day.
  12. KermitTheFrog

    KermitTheFrog Swinging on Hearn’s nuts Full Member

    Sep 5, 2012
    Ogogo is featured on the AEW PPV this weekend.

    In only his third match for the organisation he is facing the veteran Cody Rhodes. On paper this should be an easy win for Rhodes, but the x factor is Ogogo’s right hand, and if he lands it can Rhodes take his power?
  13. Oneirokritis

    Oneirokritis The Scourge of Stupid Idiots. Full Member

    Dec 18, 2015
    Cody Rhodes is one of the Executive Vice Presidents of AEW, so will probably just book himself to win regardless. :sisi1