- Pay Per View Has a Future. Again. Umstead, Thomas // Multichannel News;8/28/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 34, p16
The article expresses opinion on the plans of Home Box Office Inc. (HBO) for distributing boxing events on pay-per-view (PPV). The price ranges from $35 to $50 per event from each interested household. HBO is believed to be on pace to break its 1999 all-time PPV revenue record of $200 million...
- A look back at boxing on television over the years. Carter, Richard // New York Amsterdam News;10/23/2008, Vol. 99 Issue 44, p10
The author reflects on the evolution of boxing on television in the U.S. According to the author, when color television arrived, boxing on television was better but looked bloodier. The author said that the first 30 years of boxing on the tube were its salad days, beginning with Friday night...
- The Schizoid View. Lardner, John // New Yorker;2/22/1958, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p115
The article focuses on television broadcasting of boxing in the U.S. It is said that a camera offers a general view of the boxing action but misses or blunts the key details of even the part it shows. It is stated that televising of boxing has eliminated most of the small boxing arenas that once...
- LIVE! WHAT A CONCEPT! // Sports Illustrated;10/23/2000, Vol. 93 Issue 16, p24
Addresses the Internet Web site, wemedia.com, which will telecast the 2000 Paralympic Games from Sydney, Australia live. Impact of a live telecast on coverage for the Games; Expected differences between the Paralympics and the Olympics, which were broadcast in the United States on tape delay.
- NEWS: FRED'S PICKS. // Australian Motorcycle News;10/28/2009, Vol. 59 Issue 9, p21
The article presents information on some of the author's favorite television programs and Internet videos related to racing sports. Some of the top television programs in Australia include Super X and MotoGP, Rd 17. Canberra broadcasted on Fuel TV and Speedway grand prix broadcast on Fuel TV....
- Theater Football. // Time;7/20/1953, Vol. 62 Issue 3, p58
The article reveals that Box Office Television Incorporated has signed a five-year contract with Notre Dame that will cover all of the home football games of the Fighting Irish until 1958.
- HBO sports' 24/7 Pacquiao/Marquez 4. // Jackson Advocate;11/01/2012, Vol. 75 Issue 3, p12A
The article presents information on live telecast of the reality show 24/7 Pacquiao/Marquez 4 on the television channel Home Box Office Pay-Per-View (HBO PPV).
- Boxing Gets Up Off the Mat. UMSTEAD, R. THOMAS // Multichannel News;4/20/2015, Vol. 36 Issue 15, p12
The article offers information on the performance of television boxing broadcasting in the U.S. From the later part of 1990s until 2000s, boxing experienced shortfall caused by overpricing of fight cards, bad matchups as well as shady promoters. Moreover, the industry managed to bounced back and...
- Live-Event 3D: The Next Round. Winslow, George // Broadcasting & Cable;2/7/2011, Vol. 141 Issue 6, p23
The article focuses on the anticipated production of live two-dimensional (2D) and three-dimensional (3D) coverage of a boxing event using one crew and set of equipment by ESPN in 2011 in the U.S. The live telecast of the boxing event includes a bout which features middleweight titleholder...