PPV refunds sought after Mayweather-McGregor

11:38 PM ET

It’s not yet known how many people ordered pay-per-view for the fight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor, but there’s already money being given back.

Saturday night’s main event was slightly delayed due to issues with the card’s feed.

Chris DeBlasio, a spokesman for Showtime, which was responsible for producing the telecast, said in a statement Monday that the company would handle refunds to the “limited number” of people who complained, only for its direct-to-consumer offerings, including its streaming and app product. DeBlasio said those who watched through a cable provider would have to deal with the carrier directly.

UFC, whose Fight Pass product had more extensive outages, originally said Monday night that it was working with its partner NeuLion to “access exactly what happened.” Two hours later, the organization said it was “reviewing each request on a case-by-case basis.”

A fan named Zack Bartel filed a class action lawsuit against Showtime in Oregon federal court, alleging that his $99 order with Showtime via its app only provided “grainy video,

Article source: http://www.espn.com/boxing/story/_/id/20491566/some-pay-per-view-subscribers-floyd-mayweather-conor-mcgregor-fight-seeking-refunds

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