closed purse

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However Maloney, who has a deal with Sky television, rejected the deal and let the fight go to closed purse bids.
However Maloney, who has a deal with Sky television, rejected the deal and let the fight go to closed purse bids with the Boxing Board yesterday, because he knew a greater pay-day awaited for both Price and Fury.
She is quite happy to sit there with that constant false smile and a closed purse! She's quite happy for us to float around League One because were actually better off financially than if we get promoted!