Fight Sports obtains broadcast rights in Africa for Joshua and Ruiz’s return match

22 November 2019

Content - Television

Combat Spots broadcaster, Fight Sports, got the exclusive rights in Africa on the return leg Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz.

The fight, for the WBA, WBO and IBF World Heavyweight titles, takes place in the Diriyah Arena in Saudi Arabia on Saturday, December 7th. It will be broadcast live on the new Fight Sports channel on the OpenView platform in Africa.

Fight Sports obtained these rights from the Skill Challenge Entertainment Establishment (SCEE), a sports and leisure agency based in Saudi Arabia.

Chairman of SCEE President Prince Khaled Bin Abdulaziz said: “After getting to know the CSI Sports group [owner and operator of Fight Sports] during the year, we are pleased to have licensed them the rights across Africa to maximise the exposure of the promotion and fighters while building SCEE into one of the leading homes of high profile championship boxing.”

Source: NexTV Africa