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NTL has pulled out of its pounds 327 million deal with the Premier League to launch live pay-per-view football next season, following its failure to agree terms with the footballing body, putting the sports package back up for grabs. Industry observers suggest the cable company was unhappy with the handcuffs put on it by the Premier League in terms of how the event would be priced and packaged.

NTL has pulled out of its pounds 327 million deal with the Premier League to launch live pay-per-view football next season, following its failure to agree terms with the footballing body, putting the sports package back up for grabs. Industry observers suggest the cable company was unhappy with the handcuffs put on it by the Premier League in terms of how the event would be priced and packaged.



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