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Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor ineffective Live Streams Subject of litigation
In an effort to check fans from illegally watching the war for free online, Showtime filed a lawsuit that would embargo certain websites from blowing Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Conor McGregor on Aug. 26, TMZ Sports indicated Tuesday.
The value-setting feed of the pay-per-view will cost $89.95, while the lofty-rating feed will set fans back $99.95.beginner used a corresponding tactic ahead of Mayweather’s fight with Manny Pacquiao in May 2015. While the judge granted the command, the Hollywood Reporter’s Ryan Gajewski reported some fans began streaming the official feed on Periscope and Meerkat.
Gajewski speculated problems with the pay-per-view feed former to the oncoming of the bout may have intended more fans illegally streaming the occurrence as well.Still, Showtime’s pas isn’t a big surprise. ESPN.com’s Darren Rovell allot in June that Mayweather vs. McGregor could potentially earn $475 million in pay-per-view sales.
With so much rupee on the line, Showtime has little choice but to do what it can to limit fans’ attainable options to watch the war outside of the official PPV pasturage.