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Fight Network’s Weekly MMA & Kickboxing Programming

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Fight Network, a 24/7 television channel dedicated to complete coverage of combat sports. It airs programs focused on the entire scope of the combat sports genre, including live fights and up-to-the-minute news and analysis for mixed martial arts, kickboxing, professional wrestling, traditional martial arts, boxing, fight news, as well as fight-themed drama series, documentaries and feature films.

Below are some highlights of this week’s programming:




7 p.m. ET ~ 5 Rounds – comprehensive analysis of the mixed martial arts scene with extensive fight recaps and insider guests.


7:30 p.m. ET ~ Fight News Now Extra – The top combat sports news of the day, plus interviews, features and more.


2:30 a.m. ET ~ XPTV – Compilation of regional mixed martial arts action across the U.S.



7 p.m. ET ~ Xtreme Fighting Championships – Top fights from the Florida-based MMA promotion.


7:30 p.m. ET ~ Fight News Now Extra – The top combat sports news of the day, plus interviews, features and more.


9 p.m. ET ~ Kickboxing & MMA Fight NightGlobal Fighting Championships from Oct. 16, 2014, featuring Badr Hari vs. Arnond Oborortov on a stacked MMA/kickboxing card from Dubai. United Arab Emirates.


3 a.m. ET ~ Texas Fight Night – Prospects ascend the MMA ranks in the Lone Star State.




6 p.m. ET ~ Best of Cage Rage – Classic matches from the world-renowned U.K. promotion featuring Anderson Silva, Vitor Belfort and Michael Bisping.


7 p.m. ET ~ Fight News Now: MMA Edition – Fight Network’s staple news program covering all the big stories in the combat sports world.


7:30 p.m. ET ~ Fight News Now Extra – The top combat sports news of the day, plus interviews, features and more.


8 p.m. ET ~ Fighting Spirit MMA – Compilation of fights from across the globe, including SFL, BAMMA, Cage Warriors, EFC Africa, KSW, UCMMA and WFC.


9 p.m. ET ~ Cage Warriors Fight NightCage Warriors 73: Ray vs. Warburton from Nov. 1, 2014, featuring Stevie Ray vs. Curt Warburton for the lightweight title from Newcastle, U.K.


11 p.m. ET ~ MMA Meltdown with Morency – Gabriel Morency reports on all the latest odds, news and rumors from the MMA world, plus exclusive interviews.


11:30 p.m. ET - TakeDown Wrestling – coverage of amateur wrestling events with exclusive footage, interviews, analysis and behind-the-scenes action.


2 a.m. ET ~ UCMMA Fight NightUCMMA 20: Fists of Fire from May 14, 2011, featuring John Maguire vs. Jermaine Facey from London, U.K.




6 p.m. ET ~ Championship Fighting Alliance – fights from the Florida-based MMA promotion, featuring John Howard, Mike Kyle, Efrain Escudero, Luis Palomino, Fallon Fox and Josh Sampo.


7 p.m. ET ~ Enfusion – reality series featuring aspiring kickboxers – more action, games and KOs than ever.


8:30 p.m. ET ~ Fight News Now Extra – The top combat sports news of the day, plus interviews, features and more.


9 p.m. ET ~ Kickboxing & MMA Fight NightKing of Kings: World Cup Heroes 2013 from Nov. 16, 2013, featuring a one-night, single-elimination 71 kg. (156 lbs.) tournament from Vilnius, Lithuania.


12 a.m. ET ~ It’s Showtime! - Chronicling classic kickboxing battles from Europe featuring Badr Hari, Daniel Ghita and Melvin Manhoef.


2 a.m. ET ~ Pancrase Fight Night – full events from the longest running MMA entity in the world, based in Japan, with roots dating back to 1993.


4 a.m. ET ~ Best of DEEP – fight compilations from one of Japan’s longest running and most prestigious organizations.


5 a.m. ET - Best of Jewels – fights from the all-female Japanese mixed martial arts league.



6 pm. ET ~ M-1 Challenge – fights from the historic European MMA promotion featuring Fedor Emelianenko, Jeff Monson, Mikhail Zayats, Alexander Yakovlev and Vinny Magalhaes.


7:30 p.m. ET ~ Fight News Now Extra – The top combat sports news of the day, plus interviews, features and more.


8 p.m. ET ~ Toe 2 Toe – Exclusive sit-down interview with Canadian MMA pioneer and retired UFC featherweight contender Mark “The Machine” Hominick.


9 pm. ET ~ KSW Fight Night - KSW 17: Khalidov vs. Taylor from Nov. 26, 2011 featuring Mamde Khalidov vs. Jessie Taylor, Mariusz Pudzianowski vs. James Thompson and Jan Blachowicz vs. Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou from Lodz, Poland.



6 a.m. ET ~ Classic MMA – Best Of shows from classic MMA promotions TKO, Gladiator Challenge and SportFight.


6:30 p.m. ET ~ USA Wrestling Weekly – Host Scott Casber gives news and analysis on the sport’s national governing body with interviews, features and a look back at the past.


7 p.m. ET ~ Fighting Spirit MMA Season 4 – recent fight compilations from SFL, Legend, M-1 and other international promotions.


9 p.m. ET ~ FFC Fight Night – Final Night Championships 10 from Dec. 13, 2013, featuring Ricco Rodriguez vs. Nestoras Batzelas in MMA action, plus Rustemi Kreshnnik vs. Dino Belosevic in the kickboxing feature from Skopje, Macedonia.



12 p.m. ET ~ Best of ADCC Submission Fighting – collection of the greatest grappling matches ever staged featuring the likes of Tito Ortiz, Vitor Belfort and Georges St-Pierre.


1 p.m. ET ~ Elite Muay Thai: Thailand vs. Challenger – The world’s biggest Muay Thai series featuring the Thai national team taking on the best international challengers.


11 p.m. ET ~ Enfusion Fight Night - Enfusion Live 2 from Mar. 9, 2013, featuring Abraham Roqueni vs. Artur Kyshenko from Barcelona, Spain.


Check out these examples of Fight Network’s original productions: 

5 Rounds on UFC 179: Aldo vs. Mendes 2 Recap, UFC Fight Night 55 & 56 Preview – Part 2


MMA Meltdown with Gabriel Morency – WSOF Canada CFO Steve Fader


Fight News Now – UFC FN 59: McGregor vs. Siver, Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare – Part 3





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