Everybody Is MMA Fighting

Umstead, R. Thomas
March 2008
Multichannel News;3/3/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 9, p30
The article reports on the agreement of CBS Corp. and ProElite in New York. Part of the agreement is to televise four events of mixed martial arts (MMA). It is stated that CBS will broadcast the events every Saturday-night produced by ProElite's Elite XC MMA franchise, a partnership between the MMA company and CBS sister cable service Showtime. Furthermore, it claims that the pay TV company will continue to air Elite XC shows and distribute the franchise's pay per-view events.


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