By Nicolas Laferriere On 03/04/2023
The world of contact sports and entertainment has received huge news in the form of Buy Endeavor for WWE. The UFC’s own investors plan to bring mixed martial arts and professional wrestling companies together into a new sports conglomerate known as TKO It will be launched sometime in 2023.
Choose a fight Provide the first details It will likely be one of the biggest sports and entertainment investments of the year.
The news portal ensures that WWE was eager to buy on the search Great opportunity for international expansion, as well as the possibility of extending its transmission agreements outside the United States. Sources within the company think so Distribution rights can be re-evaluatedparticularly in regions with strong demand such as the UK where negotiations are currently taking place.
The role of Vince McMahon
On the other hand, one of the biggest unknowns refers to the role Vince McMahon will have as manager. The selection of Endeavor as a buyer is also believed to have been motivated by His desire to keep Vince around work. However, many contributors agree that Vince is nothing but a “handicap”, and His absence showed WWE could be more successful without the employer’s involvement.
Premium live event or pay-per-view?
Finally, one of the biggest fan concerns It took aim at the UFC’s expensive PPV event system They are used with WWE. fighting I confused those who considered this possibility by making it clear The wrestling company does not plan to change its submission system for big events. And while anything is possible in the future, the deal with Peacock is big enough for even him to consider breaking it.