Press release: FITE In Focus – New, weekly television Combat Sports Magazine
FITE, the premium digital network for online broadcast of combat sports globally, unveiled today it has signed distribution agreements with select TV stations to start airing original programming FITE In Focus on a weekly appointment viewing schedule through broadcast syndication. Starting this month, the weekly TV series kicks off on Eleven Sports, Holyfield TV, Tuff TV, Rochester Sports Channel, The Action Channel, Footprint TV, Untamed Sports by Olympusat, and WLPC TV 40 Comcast channel Detroit, among others, with more networks joining in over the coming weeks and international distribution on the FITE network on a few days delay.
“Televising FITE programming is one of many major milestones for us for this year and we’re thrilled to kick it off with such a reputable list of partners”, said Michael Weber, Chief Operating Officer. “FITE In Focus captures the best of content diversity and TV syndication will let us reach broader audiences now that the interest for combat sports is growing faster than ever”.
A one-hour weekly magazine focuses on combat sports. Each hourly episode features top bouts in MMA, Pro Wrestling, Boxing, Muay Thai and Kickboxing as well as reports, news and interviews coming from the top contributors and most popular combat sports insiders.
Syndication will introduce FITE a-la-carte programming from top promotions like Ring of Honor Wrestling, Golden Boy Boxing, ACB MMA, Powerplay Kickboxing, Dekada Boxing to a viewing audience from estimated 50m+ households across the country. The program is manually curated by the editors to always offer something fresh and engaging for every fight fan on the couch. International audiences will be able to catch the series at 7pm EST every Thursday free on the mobile apps, Roku Channel and website.