GoDaddy.com Signs as Marquee Sponsor for Affliction M-1 Trilogy
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“MMA is exploding in terms of its growth, its fans are fiercely loyal, the competition is exciting and the audience is Internet savvy. This sport has a ‘loud attitude,’ it’s right up our alley,” said Go Daddy CEO and Founder
Affliction M-1 Global’s “Trilogy,” presented by GoDaddy.com in association with Golden Boy Promotions and
Fedor defeated a pair of former UFC(R) heavyweight title-holders, Tim “The Maine-iac” Sylvia (SUB1) in “Affliction Banned,” and Andrei “The Pitbull” Arlovski (KO1) in “Day Of Reckoning,” both at Honda Center. Emelianenko is undisputedly the most lethal man in MMA and the definitive heavyweight mixed martial arts fighter in the world. His only loss came in 2000, the result of an illegal elbow thrown by Tsuyoshi Kohsaka, which caused a cut so severe that officials had to stop the fight out of concern for his safety.
Emelianenko will face the stiffest challenge of his career at Affliction M-1 Global’s “Trilogy,” against another former UFC(R) Heavyweight Champion, Josh “The Babyfaced Assassin” Barnett (24-5-0), who has the size (6-3, 250 pounds), strength, conditioning and experience to present real problems for any fighter, even Fedor. Barnett’s punching power forced Gilbert “The Hurricane” Yvel to submit at “Day Of Reckoning” and stopped
In the co-main event, the popular Brazilian light heavyweight Renato “Babalu” Sobral (32-8-0) takes on Armenian kick-boxing specialist Gegard “The Dreamcatcher” Mousasi (25-2-1), fighting out of
Also on the PPV card is Brazilian knockout artist Vitor “The Phenom” Belfort (18-8-0), former UFC(R) Light Heavyweight Champion and current Cage Rage Light Heavyweight Champion, against
The undercard on HDNet features two young lightweight prospects, Chris “The Polish Hammer” Horodecki (12-1-0) vs. Dan “The Upgrade” Lauzon (12-2-0); Former IFL(R) heavyweight titlist “Big”
Tickets for Affliction M-1 Global’s “Trilogy,” range between
GoDaddy.com presents Affliction M-1 Global “Trilogy” featuring Fedor vs. Barnett in association with Golden Boy Promotions and Donald J Trump. The show is separated into two live broadcasts on the same night – a one-hour special will air on HDNet starting at
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