Eddie Hearn’s Matchroom Boxing have signed a brand new five-year take care of streaming powerhouse DAZN, bringing an finish to their unique broadcast partnership with Sky Sports activities in the UK, The Athletic have reported.
Hearn has held an unique UK rights deal wit Sky Sports activities since 2012, with their current deal set to run out following two extra exhibits. DAZN will change into Matchroom’s UK broadcaster from July 1.
Although Hearn has a sizeable roster accessible to function on DAZN’s UK occasions, the brand new deal doesn’t embody heavyweight duo Anthony Joshua and Dillian Whyte.
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