Fight brings in $103 million through pay-per-view
June 12, 2002
HBO said Tuesday that its joint venture with Showtime had grossed $103 million on 1.8 million buys, $3 million more than the previous high, the second bout between Tyson and Evander Holyfield.
``This exceeded even our expectations. This was a night that truly lifted the sport,'' said Mark Taffett, senior vice president for HBO Sports. Taffett would ...