Fight Sports Secures Rights To Pacquiao/Spence Live in 50+ Countries
FIGHT SPORTS™ continues its run of acquiring rights to the biggest fights in the world, this time with the
upcoming return of Manny Pacquiao taking on the undefeated Errol Spence Jr. for the World
Welterweight Championship on August 21st from Las Vegas, USA.
Pacquiao, one of the best fighters of this generation and an 8-division World Champion, is a guaranteed
first ballot hall-of-famer. Spence (27 – 0 – 21 KOs), a 2012 Olympian, current WBC & IBF World
Champion, and one of the top pound-for-pound fighters in the sport, will be facing his toughest
challenge to date as he continues the road back from a car accident that nearly knocked him out of the
FIGHT SPORTS™ holds rights to the majority of Asia including Indonesia, Thailand, Singapore, and
Malaysia, as well as territories that include Spain, Portugal, MENA, and the Caribbean, to name a few.
As always, exciting programming surrounding the fight include past events to relive some of their
exciting victories that brought the fighters to this point in their careers.
In addition to Pacquiao vs. Spence Jr. on August 21, FIGHT SPORTS™ will also broadcast the highly
anticipated Heavyweight World Championship, Tyson Fury vs. Deontay Wilder III, Live on October 9th.
For more information visit www.fightsports.tv
About CSI Sports
CSI Sports was founded in the U.S. in 1997 by Richard and Craig Miele, and has a rich heritage of
acquiring, producing and distributing fight-related content. In addition to high profile live events, it
boasts ownership of an extensive library of several thousand hours of the widest variety of fight
related programming created by networks channels for networks from across the globe. The
company also syndicates its weekly ‘FIGHT SPORTS’™ programming to regional sports networks in
the US, reaching more than 75 million households nationwide.
About FIGHT SPORTS™ Network
FIGHT SPORTS™ Network, CSI Sports’ first global channel, broadcasts a range of live events and in-depth fight programming covering every aspect of the sport. With multimedia and other ancillary
rights, FIGHT SPORTS™ produces a variety of entertainment programs including original
programming, reality series, documentaries, highlight/magazine shows and hand selected events/
tournaments from around the world. Launched in December 2012, the channel has already secured
carriage deals in over 50 countries across Europe, Asia and the Caribbean with more
announcements coming soon. www.fightsports.tv