FIGHT SPORTS TO SHOW COTTO SWAN SONG IN 50 COUNTRIES
FIGHT SPORTS, the channel owned by New York-based fight sports production and distribution company CSI Sports, has acquired rights to show Miguel Cotto’s final bout tomorrow.
The six-times world champion from Puerto Rico will end his 16-year career by defending his WBO light-middleweight title against Sadam Ali at Madison Square Garden, New York.
Fight Sports will broadcast the fight live in more than 50 countries where it has carriage deals in place, including the likes of Japan, Thailand, Indonesia, Spain, Belgium, Germany and sub-Saharan Africa.
Other bouts on the Fight Sports schedule for this month include: Jeff Horn’s first defence of his WBO welterweight world title live from his home country of Australia on 13 December; Billy Joe Saunders’ defence of his WBO middleweight title against former world champion David Lemieux from Montreal on 16 December; and ‘Glory Redemption’, an international kickboxing event, on 9 December.