A Princely Sum For Title Fight

17 Apr 1997  |  MediaTel Staff 

BSkyB is screening a night of World Championship boxing on 3 May as pay-per-view.

Subscribers will have to pay an extra £11.95 to watch the fights; this rises to £14.95 for anyone booking to watch the fight after midnight on 2 May. For this money, viewers will be able to watch Prince Naseem defend his two world featherweight titles against European and Commonwealth contender, Billy Hardy. In the second fight of the night, Robin Reid he takes on Henry Wharton. And, in the third world title fight, Steve Foster challenges America's Ronald Wright.

David Chance, deputy managing director of Sky TV, said: "We have now shown three live events on Box Office and each has proved to be very popular with our viewers."

BSkyB: 0171 705 3905


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