Boxing

Xfinite’s blockchain-based video streaming application Mzaalo has acquired the India territory live streaming rights for the upcoming World Boxing Council (WBC) Super Lightweight World Championship title bout between Jose Zepeda and Regis Prograis.

Mzaalo sub-licensed the rights from US-based Legendz Entertainment, the master rights holder. 

The fight will be held over 12-rounds on Sunday, November 27 at 7.30 am – 11.30 am IST. The championship will take place at ‘The War Grounds’, Dignity Health Sports Park in Carson, CA, US.

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