Yesterday we reported news that DAZN, a premium sports streaming service, has partnered up with Pluto TV to offer free content. With this partnership, Pluto TV fans will be able to find a new weekly three-hour series called DAZN Fight Zone on the Pluto TV Fight Channel. This new program will air original content about upcoming marquee fights as well as classic fights. Pluto TV will also get access to fight week events including workouts, weigh-ins, and press conferences. This includes a special presentation of 40 Days: Canelo vs. Kovalev, executive produced by LeBron James, Maverick Carter and Carlos Vela, which will profile the Nov. 2 Canelo Alvarez-Sergey Kovalev light heavyweight fight on Pluto TV.
“By partnering with Pluto TV, we’re able to put DAZN content in front of the paywall which allows us to grow our brand and drive people to our key upcoming events,” said Joseph Markowski, DAZN EVP, North America. “This fall, DAZN has the best schedule in boxing and we’ll be looking to send that message across as many channels as possible.”
“Pluto TV is proud to expand on our sports offerings through this partnership with DAZN,” says Jeff Shultz, Chief Business Officer at Pluto TV. “We have seen the demand for high-quality sports content grow over the years, and DAZN’s premier matchups in combat sports deliver to the standard expected from our audience.”
You will be able to find this coverage on Pluto TV’s Fight Channel and you can expect to find coverage of these upcoming fights that will stream on DAZN:
- Oct. 26 – Regis Prograis vs. Josh Taylor– WBA, IBF Super Lightweight Championship
- Nov. 2 – Canelo Alvarez vs. Sergey Kovalev – WBO Light Heavyweight Championship
- Nov. 7 – Naoya Inoue vs. Nonito Donaire– WBA, IBF Bantamweight Championship
- Nov. 9 – KSI vs. Logan Paul II
- Dec. 7 – Andy Ruiz vs. Anthony Joshua II – WBA, WBO, IBF Heavyweight World Championship
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