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Showtime sues Manny Pacquiao's promoter over fees in fan lawsuits

Showtime sues Manny Pacquiao's promoter over fees in fan lawsuits

Another typical week in boxing … one lawsuit settled, another filed.

Days after it was announced that veteran fight promoter Bob Arum had settled his lawsuit against Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s powerful manager, Al Haymon, Arum’s Top Rank Inc. has been sued by Mayweather’s pay-TV network of choice, Showtime.

The civil filing in New York federal court seeks to recover $682,754.07 in legal fees Showtime says it had to pay to defend lawsuits filed by fans upset that Manny Pacquiao was allowed to fight Mayweather in May 2015 despite suffering a serious shoulder injury in training camp a month earlier that was not disclosed before the...

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