Lewis-Tua Nets 420K PPV Buys

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NEW YORK -TVKO's Nov. 11 Lennox Lewis-David Tua heavyweight championship pay-per-view event pleasantly surprised the network and operators by garnering 420,000 buys, according to Home Box Office's PPV unit.

The fight, which Lewis won in a dominating, 12-round decision, was Lewis' best PPV performance since two 1999 bouts against Evander Holyfield.