Bout Tout

Umstead, R. Thomas
September 2006
Multichannel News;9/25/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 38, p21
The article reports that ESPN Inc. has started airing the boxing series "The Contender" on its ESPN 360 Web site. It states that the show will be presented on the site until the final fight on September 26, 2006. Furthermore, the semifinal fights will also be shown online through ESPN Motion on September 25, 2006. Also, the final fight of "The Contender" will be available live at ESPN360.com. It was inferred that ESPN anticipates to boost rating by offering sports videos online.


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