Fight Network Signs Deal with Xtreme Fighting Championships
Fight Network Staff / November 21, 2012 - 12:36pm
Toronto – Canada's Fight Network, the world's premier 24/7 television channel dedicated to complete coverage of combat sports, has announced a multi-year broadcast deal with the Florida-based Xtreme Fighting Championships.
Fight Network will broadcast 65 half-hour compilation shows from the promotion's five-year history, featuring the likes of Chad Corvin, Ovince St. Preux, Rafaello Oliveira, Jamie Varner, Drew Fickett, Micah Miller, Kim Couture and Corey Hill.
"One of America's most consistent regional mixed martial arts organizations, the XFC has delivered action-packed events with high production value and top prospects," said Chad Midgley, VP of Programming & Production at Fight Network. "I'm confident our fans will appreciate the compilation shows as they'll be treated to many memorable knockouts and submissions."
"I am more than excited for the new partnership between the XFC and Fight Network in Canada," said XFC president John Prisco. "They are a leader in combat sports programming and have featured some of the top promotions from across the globe. It is a great opportunity to expand our reach in the Canadian market where the people have really proven their love for MMA. I know they are going to love the XFC content. We have unbelievably talented fighters and exciting match ps that are very entertaining. Hopefully this can lead to a live XFC event being held in Canada in the future."
Xtreme Fighting Championships events will be broadcast on Fight Network Friday nights at 7 p.m. ET.
For a full listing of Fight Network's broadcast schedule, please visit tv.fightnetwork.com.
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Fight Network (http://www.fightnetwork.com) is the world's premier 24/7 TV channel dedicated to complete coverage of combat sports, including fights, fighters, fight news and fight lifestyle. The channel is carried in Canada nationally on all major cable, satellite and telco systems in Canada and internationally via YouTube. Fight Network is available on multiple global platforms, including its website, YouTube page, mobile phone apps and radio program 'Live Audio Wrestling.'