World Championship Boxing

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2005 FIFA U-17 World Championship
... The 2005 FIFA U-17 World Championship was held in the cities of Lima, Trujillo, Chiclayo, Piura and Iquitos in Peru between 16 September and 2 October 2005 ... Mexico beat favorite Brazil by 3-0 in the final, making it the first U-17 Championship for Mexico ...
HBO World Championship Boxing
... HBO World Championship Boxing is an American sports television series, premiering in January 1973 that has shown a number of significant boxing events in the last three decades ... where George Foreman defeated Joe Frazier in two rounds to win the world heavyweight championship ... HBO World Championship Boxing premiered live on HBO Canada on January 24, 2009 at 10 p.m ...
Jim Lampley - HBO World Championship Boxing
... probably know Lampley best for his work on HBO World Championship Boxing show, and on the HBO pay-per-view telecast ... Since March 1988, as commentator he has called some of boxing's most famous moments, such as Thunder Meets Lightning, when Julio César Chávez saved himself ... won the Sam Taub Award for excellence in boxing broadcasting journalism ...
Pay-per-view - North America - United States - HBO PPV
... almost always generate more money for the promoter and fighters than HBO wants to pay for an HBO World Championship Boxing license-fee ... In May 2007, the super-welterweight boxing match between Oscar De La Hoya and Floyd Mayweather Jr ... Sports President Ross Greenburg calls the expansion of pay-per-view "the biggest economic issue in boxing" and says "I can't tell you that pay-per-view ...
Boxing After Dark
... Boxing After Dark is an HBO boxing program, premiering in April 1996, that usually shows fights between well-known contenders, but usually not "championship" or "title" fights ... Unlike its sister program, HBO World Championship Boxing, BAD features fighters who are usually moving up from ESPN's Friday Night Fights or another basic cable boxing ... to become famous depending on how well they fare on BAD they might have a title fight on World Championship Boxing or could fall back (Ex Jason Litzau had many ...

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