HBO and Showtime are bringing huge bids to the upcoming Pacquiao vs Marquez III this November 12, 2011 at the MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Top Rank’s top honcho Bob Arum said that he has not seen this kind of bids before. He couldn’t believe that the offer are incredible where the amount of support that that two networks are huge.
Bob Arum of Top Rank also said that he was shock by the offer proposal of HBO and it blew them away by the offer of the network. Bob Arum said that Top Rank is not dealing with the sports department of the HBO but they are dealing directly with the chief executives.
Its been said that bids are big. Even if HBO will push through its PPV in the Mayweather vs Ortiz fight on September 17, the network still has the money ans resources for to lock down the Pacquiao vs Marquez III this November 12, 2011. Its been known that HBO was devastated when they lose the Pacquiao vs Mosley fight to Showtime last May 2011. Now, HBO wants the Pacquiao fight to its network.
Its been estimated that CBS’ proposal will be worth $15 million for the upcoming Pacquiao vs Marquez III fight this November. This is only an estimate but its been expected that Showtime and CBS will come up a serious offer to surpass the offer of its rival Network HBO.