UFC teams with FITE TV in new streaming partnership

UFC has secured a new digital partnership with combat sports network FITE TV to broadcast the global brand’s Pay-Per-View events.

Bouts will now be broadcast on its streaming platform to customers throughout the United States, kicking off with UFC 215: Johnson vs. Borg which will be aired via the network’s FITE app.

Customers using the app will be able to cast all FITE programming on any television that connects to WiFi.

“When we first launched FITE TV our goal was to bring combat sports fans the very best events,” FITE CEO, Kosta Jordanov, said.

“The signing of this distribution deal with UFC has validated that goal and we look forward to building an amazing relationship with the sports industry leader.”

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