Chris Eubank Jr vs Liam Smith to air on DAZN
The upcoming all-British clash between Chris Eubank Jr will be available to watch on DAZN in various international territories, it was announced today.
The event will be shown exclusively in the UK on Sky Sports Box Office, but the streaming app has confirmed that customers in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Japan and the US will be able to watch the match on their platform as part of a standard subscription.
DAZN North American CEO, Joe Markowski, was quick to express his excitement at winning the international rights for the fight, describing it as a “blockbuster”.
“DAZN is always looking to provide the best boxing schedule for our subscribers and we are proud to be showing this big fight between two of Britain’s best boxers.
We are no strangers to Liam and Chris and know we have a potential blockbuster on our hands. In 2023, we are determined to work with as many promoters as possible to bring the best matches to match fans, and with actions that speak louder than words, we are delighted to partnering with Boxxer for the first time on this special event.”
Tune in live on January 21 for a memorable British boxing night.”
The news comes after DAZN today reported a loss of more than $2 billion in 2021bringing the company’s total losses for the last financial year to nearly $5 billion.
The fight between Eubank Jr and Smith took place at Manchester Arena on January 21, and available to fans in the UK via pay-per-view Sky Sports.