Checkd Group’s sports betting tech division, Checkd Dev, has partnered with boxing sports specialist iD Sports Media to launch the Boxing News app. The app, available on both Android and iOS devices, aims to be a comprehensive platform for fans of professional boxing.
This collaboration between Checkd Dev and iD Sports Media comes after several years of planning and is designed to capitalize on the growing demand for boxing content. The launch of the app is timed to coincide with major matches, including Tyson Fury’s fight against Oleksandr Usyk and Anthony Joshua’s game against Francis Ngannou.
The Boxing News app will offer not only news, videos, and blog posts but also free prediction games, live scorecards, and the ability to place bets through Bet365. Additionally, the app will feature exclusive content from the experienced Boxing News team, providing fans with in-depth insights and event coverage.
The app will build on Boxing News’ long history, dating back to 1909, and will seek to establish a strong presence in the digital era. Adam Patton, Checkd Dev’s managing director, expressed excitement about partnering with such a respected entity as Boxing News, and believes the collaboration with iD Sports Media will be a winning combination.
Rob Tebbutt, iD Sports Media’s managing director, praised Checkd Dev for creating a compelling and user-friendly product and emphasized the app’s timing with the busy upcoming boxing events in 2024. He is confident that the app will become essential for both hardcore and casual boxing fans.
Neil Fairweather, Bet365’s chief marketing operations officer, commended Checkd Dev for creating an engaging product that brings fans closer to the boxing action. He emphasized the app’s strong brand identity and looks forward to collaborating with both iD Sports Media and Checkd as the boxing world prepares for significant upcoming events.
The launch of the Boxing News app signifies a strategic partnership that aims to capitalize on the growing interest in boxing and provide fans with a comprehensive and engaging platform for all their boxing needs.