NEW YORK, March 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- FITE TV, the online destination for live combat sports, has reached yet another milestone in its young history by streaming a total of sixteen live events this weekend. FITE TV will stream some of the top pro wrestling, MMA, boxing and muay thai events in the world all in one weekend. Events will be streamed live via the FITE TV app as well as via the www.fite.tv web site.
The live action starts Friday March 10th highlighted by the Ring of Honor (ROH) 15th Anniversary Pro Wrestling PPV event live from Las Vegas at 9PM EST, and continues Saturday March 11th, with Absolute Combat Berkut's (ACB) ACB 54 Supersonic live and free from Manchester, England at 1PM EST and Team Sauerland Boxing's Culcay vs. Andrade Judgement Night PPV event for the WBA World Super Welterweight Championship from Ludwigshafen, Germany at 1PM EST. The action continues Sunday March 12th with the Max Muay Thai PPV event from Pattaya, Thailand at 7AM EDT. Catch the entire FITE TV schedule for this week's action at www.FITE.tv/events.
FITE Co-Founder and CEO Kosta Jordanov explained his excitement for the big weekend, "This weekend will be the biggest live event weekend in our history, and we're beyond excited to bring fight fans the best in combat sports. It's impressive how truly global combat sports, and their fans, are... and the events this weekend prove just that! "
Fight fans can catch all the action by downloading the FITE app, free to download from iTunes and Google Play, then cast the fight to the big screen by using the instant stream-to-TV function. Watch on any screen, as the FITE app works with any Wi-Fi connected TV around the world, iOS and Android devices, as well as streaming devices such as Roku, Apple TV, Chromecast and more. Fans can also watch the fights live on the FITE web site at www.fite.tv from any computer.
In addition to this weekend's live events, FITE TV will also be featuring the debut of "Ringside with Jim Ross," a night of wrestling road stories and observations by the one and only "Good Ol' JR" as he chats with pro wrestling legends Rob Van Dam "RVD", Jeff and Karen Jarrett and Jim Cornette from the House of Blues Dallas. "Ringside with Jim Ross" debuts Wednesday March 8th at 5PM EST. Fans can also interact with JR during this Friday's ROH 15 Anniversary show, as JR will be in the FITE app chat taking questions and giving his thoughts on the action.
FITE TV celebrated its one year anniversary in January, and in a short amount of time, has established high-profile exclusive broadcasting agreements such as the newly minted partnerships with Absolute Combat Berkut (ACB) and Team Sauerland Boxing to add to the already stellar lineup of world class organizations including TNA Impact Wrestling, Ring of Honor (ROH), World Series of Fighting, Golden Boy Promotions, etc. By signing new partnerships on a weekly basis, FITE TV has established itself as the #1 platform for live combat sports content, offering more live events than any other platform. In addition to live events, FITE TV also delivers over 5000 hours of on-demand programming, exclusive interviews, combat sports related documentaries, instructionals and unique interactive community features such as in-app event chat with athletes and celebrities from the combat sports world where fans can interact with their favorite stars.
About FITE TV: FITE TV (www.fite.tv) is a Digital Combat Sports Network that brings premium live and on-demand combat sports events and programming to MMA, pro wrestling, boxing, muay thai and grappling fans around the world. Combat Sports fans can watch on any device including iOS and Android devices, connected TVs, streaming devices such as Roku, Chromecast, Amazon Fire TV and directly on the www.fite.tv web site. In a short time, FITE has become THE online destination for combat sports fans to stay connected to their favorite sports by providing new live pay-per-views and on-demand programming on a weekly basis. In December '16 FITE CEO Kosta Jordanov announced new additions to the FITE executive team including industry veterans from the Pro Wrestling (Michael Weber), MMA (Keith Evans) and Boxing (Roy Langbord) worlds. FITE was launched on February 9th, 2016 as a product of Flipps Media Inc, a digital entertainment company (movies, news and video) that allows users to cast to connected TVs with its patented tap-to-stream functionality. Flipps Media Inc. is funded by EarlyBird Venture Capital, Tim Draper and LAUNCHub.
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