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Poland: UFC deal for Extreme Sports Channel

April 10, 2015

By Nik Roseveare

The UFC, the premier mixed martial arts organisation, and Extreme Sports Channel (ESC) have announced that ESC, the action sports and entertainment channel operated by international broadcaster AMC Networks International – Zone, has secured the exclusive live rights to air UFC events on its Polish feed.

This four-year deal sees ESC air all live UFC events, consisting of over 40 events from around the world every year. The deal also includes extensive additional programming including shows from the UFC’s archive.

Tanya Gugenheim, Chief Business and New Media Officer, AMCNI – Zone, says of the deal, “We are thrilled to embark on a partnership with UFC, one of the most iconic sports brands out there, and to be the exclusive live broadcaster of world class UFC events in Poland.”

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