Parker vs Fury: YouTube to show PPV fight liveWritten by Lee Cleveland
The WBO World Heavyweight Championship title fight between champion Joseph Parker and Hughie Fury on Saturday will be shown live in the UK and Ireland on YouTube (www.youtube.com/parkerfury) on via PPV.
Several other countries, still to be announced, will have PPV access as well.
Parker vs Fury can be viewed anywhere one has an Internet connection, including via smart TV, game console, PC, Mac, mobile, tablet and desktop/laptop.
PPV price: The fight will cost £9.99 in the UK and €11.99 in Ireland until midnight on Sunday 17th September. After that, prices may increase.
Hennessy Sports has enetered into a groundbreaking partnership with YouTube.
Parker vs Fury: Free undercard
Some of the undercard bouts will be streamed for free at www.youtube.com/parkerfury. Details are still fortcoming.
“The Heavyweight Championship of the World is still the biggest prize in sport and can capture the imagination of the public like no other sport," Hennessy Sports said in a recently released statement.
"For Fury v Parker, we decided to make this event innovative, forward thinking and really push out the boundaries. We've been talking to YouTube for months about bringing Boxing to a wider audience through their platform, and are delighted to have found a way to achieve this."