Mayweather-Paul Fight Overwhelms Showtime Servers

Sunday’s Floyd Mayweather and Logan Paul exhibition bout has apparently crashed Showtime’s servers. “We are aware that some customers have been having trouble accessing tonight’s Pay Per View event on Showtime.com. We are working diligently to resolve the issue and will redress customers appropriately,” a Showtime spokesperson said in a statement around 7:30 p.m. ET.

Harold Lederman, Boxing Judge And HBO Personality, Dies At 79

Fox Adds Live Boxing To Primetime Schedule

The Wall Street Journal reports that 21st Century Fox has struck a four-year agreement with Premier Boxing Champions for the rights to carry fights on the Fox broadcast network, Fox Sports 1 cable channel and pay-per-view, starting in December. The media giant is stockpiling programming in preparation for life after it completes the sale of the majority of its entertainment assets to Walt Disney Co. , a deal that will leave behind a “New Fox” focused heavily on sports and its Fox News Channel. Journal subscribers can read the full story here.

ESPN, Top Rank Strike 7-Year Boxing Rights Deal

Checking In On ESPN’s Big Bet On Boxing

The Lomachenko-Rigondeaux fight showed how ESPN and Top Rank will try to make boxing a thing again.

ESPN In Boxing Pact With Top Rank

ESPN said it would make a new push into the boxing ring by striking a multi-year deal with Top Rank, one of the sport’s biggest promoters.

HBO’s Boxing Business Shows Signs Of Fatigue

BET enters Boxing With Roc Nation Sports Alliance

NEW YORK (AP) — BET is storming out of its corner with its first-ever rounds of professional boxing. The network, which has traditionally programmed entertainment, music, news and public affairs for the African-American audience, , told The Associated Press it has partnered with Roc Nation Sports to air up to nine live, two-hour telecasts of […]

NBC Sports To Present Boxing In Primetime

The NBC Sports Group and the prominent manager Al Haymon announced a multiyear deal that will include primetime cards on NBC and NBCSN.

Epix To Televise Three Heavyweight Title Matches