Spike TV to telecast selected fights from UFC 104 prelims on Saturday, Oct. 24

On Saturday, Oct. 24, 2009, UFC 104 will take place at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, Calif. and will broadcast live on pay-per-view. Now for the second time in a row, the UFC will be making a minimum of two preliminary bouts available free to viewers on Spike TV prior to the pay-per-view.

The fights which will air on Spike TV include a light heavyweight match-up between Ryan “Darth” Bader vs. Eric “Red” Schafer and a heavyweight bout between Antoni Hardonk and Pat Barry. The broadcast for these two preliminary bouts will begin airing at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT and will run for one hour commercial-free.

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Spike TV to telecast live undercard bouts prior to a UFC pay-per-view for the first time

Network To Telecast UFC 103 Undercard Bouts From Dallas Live And Commercial-Free On Saturday, September 19

“The Ultimate Fighter 8” Champ, Efrain Escudero, Featured On Undercard

New York , NY, August 21, 2009 – Spike TV will air a portion of the UFC pay-per-view undercard live to its audience for the first time ever, as the network presents bouts from UFC 103 in Dallas, TX commercial-free live Saturday, September 19 at 9:00pm ET/6:00pm PT. This telecast will mark the first time the network will air a fight-card without commercial interruption.

“Providing an action-packed UFC pay-per-view, live and commercial free, to our viewers on both coasts, further illustrates Spike TV and the UFC’s commitment to its fans,” said Kevin Kay, president, Spike TV.

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UFC 85: MATT HUGHES vs. THIAGO ALVES (Promo Video)

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pt_14Nh4P74&eurl=http://punch.freedomblogging.com/2008/06/02/ufc-85-matt-hughes-vs-thiago-alves/] Here’s the promo video for UFC 85 UFC 85: BEDLAM AT O2 ARENA, LONDON, ENGLAND SATURDAY, NOON, PAY-PER-VIEW MAIN CARD Welterweight -Matt Hughes (43-6) vs. Thiago Alves (20-4) Middleweight -Michael Bisping (16-1) vs. Jason Day (17-5) Welterweight -Marcus Davis (19-4) vs. Mike Swick (11-2) Middleweight -Nate Marquardt (29-7-1) vs. Thales Leites (12-1) Heavyweight -Fabricio … Read more

JUNE 5th INTERVIEW WITH TOM ATENCIO, VICE-PRESIDENT OF AFFLICTION AND AFFLICTION ENTERTAINMENT

by: Jack Bratcher Tom Atencio, the vice-president of Affliction and Affliction Entertainment spoke with Gorgeous George and Frank Trigg over at Tagg Radio. Donald Trump is an equity partner in Affliction Entertainment. When asked by radio host, Frank Trigg what “The Donald” brings to this whole thing, Tom Atencio, vice-president of Affliction replied that Trump … Read more