Foxtel’s Main Event channel has hosted some of the biggest premium sporting and entertainment events in the world over the past couple of decades, giving millions of Australians access to premium events from the comfort of their couch.
Meanwhile, since its launch in 2018, Kayo Sports has become the go-to outlet for comprehensive coverage of over 50 sports for hundreds of thousands of streaming subscribers, who’ve been able to watch their favourite sporting codes live or on demand with enhanced features only available on the Kayo platform – and all for a low monthly subscription.
Up until now, though, the Main Event channel has been restricted to satellite and cable Foxtel subscribers – but many have been hoping that Kayo Sports would eventually gain access to the much sought-after events presented by the channel as well. And the great news for Kayo subscribers is that the wait is over!
Stream Horn vs Tszyu Live on Kayo Sports
This week’s massive boxing face-off between Australian legend Jeff Horn and relative newcomer Tim Tszyu has been one of the most anticipated battles in the sport in years. Taking place this Wednesday in Townsville, Queensland, it’s looking to be a tightly contested showdown – both men are still enjoying the spoils of victory from recent matches, and Tszyu currently on a 15-0 undefeated winning streak he’ll be wanting to hold on to. Having watched Horn battle his way to victory three years ago, Tszyu was determined to make this showdown happen – and the day is finally here.
Both Horn and Tszyu recognise that with travel restrictions in many parts of Australia – and with Victoria still in lockdown – access to headline events such as this one is impossible for a huge amount of people. That’s why Kayo Sports has decided now’s the time to launch pay-per-view access to their customers alongside Foxtel, making sure that everyone has access to the big match, whether they have Foxtel installed or prefer the instant access that Kayo provides.
Executive Director of Kayo Sports, Ant Hearne, says “more Aussies, particularly those in Victoria who are in lockdown and can’t get to a venue to watch, can now access the fight through Kayo, which takes only a few minutes to sign up to.”
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How to Stream Horn vs Tszyu in Australia
The good news for boxing fans who don’t want to miss the fight is that buying the event via Kayo only requires you to sign up for a Kayo account – you don’t need an active paid subscription. That means you can sign up for the free two-week trial then buy access to the event – and then explore everything else Kayo has to offer for a full two weeks, absolutely free.
If you’ve got an existing Kayo account – even if you’ve unsubscribed – all you need to do is sign into it to buy access to the event and you’re good to go.
To get access to the Horn vs Tszyu fight this week, head to Kayo Sports’ website to gain access with your existing Kayo account; if you need to create a new one for the event, you’ll keep access until September 6th so you can replay the match and check out the highlights once it’s over.
Access to the Horn vs Tszyu fight costs $59.95, and you’ll be able to stream it with any device that has a Kayo app – from streaming devices Telstra TV and Apple TV, to iOS and Android phones and tablets, as well as web browsers on your desktop or laptop computer.