Dubai, UAE; January 28, 2017: OSN, the leading pay-TV network in MENA, has actually gone into a special long-lasting agreement with UFC ®, the world's leading mixed fighting style organisation, making OSN the one-stop location for UFC fans in the region.
Reflecting OSN's dedication to provide relevant, special and in-demand home entertainment for its subscribers, the new partnership guarantees all UFC material consisting of real-time events, pre and post-event shows, and The Ultimate Competitor ® reality series, available solely for OSN subscribers.
Andy Warkman, SVP, Sporting activity & Sports Production, OSN, claimed: "We are really thrilled concerning bringing UFC back to OSN audiences and participating in this long term partnership. We are hearing our customers, and providing unique web content and great worth to our new sporting activities channel bundles. UFC has seen enormous growth and we expect working with them and WME|IMG to build on that growth in our region. UFC will certainly be among our standout offerings in the brand-new sporting activities align for 2017.
" UFC on OSN will certainly be industry-defining, when it comes to the very first time, we will generate localized Arabic material 'for the region, from the region' to provide UFC followers an incomparable viewing experience," proceeded Warkman. James Elliott, UFC Vice President, EMEA, added: "We are pleased to be partnering with OSN once more to bring a lot more exciting, brand-new and localised content to audiences across the Middle East and Africa. UFC has actually formerly held 2 very successful events in the UAE and experienced first hand the interest of the fans throughout the region. With each other we will certainly bring professional athlete stories and events to fans like never previously, ensuring they do not miss out on a min of the action." Likewise in partnership with UFC, OSN is releasing UFC FIGHT PASS within the region.
This digital registration solution includes the world's largest fight sports collection, including all past UFC occasions, unique programs, accessibility to UFC archives, UFC FIGHT PASS exclusive prelims and choose online occasions. For OSN sporting activities followers, 2017 means the possibility to solely enjoy every online UFC events across numerous devices, including UFC 208: HOLM vs. DE RANDAMIE in February and UFC 209: WOODLEY vs. THOMPSON 2 in March.
The addition of UFC to OSN's sporting activities offering is the next action in more heightening the diverse shows on offer to OSN customers, who currently take pleasure in a wide range of first-rate sporting activity. UFC on OSN is the very first in a variety of brand-new additions to join the network in 2017, with added programing collection to be revealed quickly. For detailed timetables, browse through www.osn.com/ufc. Join the discussion on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram @OSN #OSNsports