Show Money 38: UFC Antitrust Update, ONE Championship & Bellator/Showtime

June M. Williams The Show Money crew is back to spew their sometimes educated, sometimes random theories on the only show exclusively dedicated to the business of MMA. The Show Money crew is Paul the economist, Jason the lawyer, and John Nash, Bloody Elbow’s Financials Columnist, who also happens to be the man who knows everyone and everything in MMA. They bring you the business side of MMA, in depth, in a way you won’t find anywhere else! In our latest episode, the crew discusses: 0:30 – We complaining about how long it’s taking Judge Boulware to issue his class certification order and Jason explains what might be happening. 16:17 – We analyze ONE Championship’s massive losses. How did they get so much money from investors and how can they best compete in the MMA market going forward? 39:45 – The Bellator/DAZN deal is done and a new deal with Showtime was announced. What does this mean for MMA and OTT streaming platforms and what does this mean for Bellator’s events and their ability to acquire talent? Be sure and follow Paul at @MMAanalytics, John at @heynottheface, and Jason at @dilletaunt for all of their twitter musings. FOR THE AUDIO BROADCAST OF THIS EPISODE PLEASE VISIT OUR SOUNDCLOUD CHANNEL… If you enjoyed our show, give us a shout out in the comments here on Bloody Elbow, or give us a “like”, share & subscribe over on whichever BE Presents Podcast Channel happens to be your listening platform of choice: SoundCloud, YouTube, iTunes & Apple TV, iHeartRadio, Stitcher, Spotify, Google Play, TuneIn, OverCast, or Player FM, & NOW AMAZON MUSIC! – While you’re there, don’t forget to subscribe to Bloody Elbow Presents; that way you’ll always be the first to get all of BE’s daily MMA offerings. For previous episodes of the show, check out our playlists on all of our BE Presents channels.
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