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2011-05-27 08:40:00

DALLAS, May 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The eyes of the MMA world are on Las Vegas, where UFC 130 will take place this weekend. Tonight at 9:00 p.m. ET on HDNet, "Inside MMA" previews the big event featuring exclusive interviews with UFC President Dana White and Quinton "Rampage" Jackson. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080324/HDNETLOGO) Ron Kruck talks with White about the card, the recent rash of injuries in the UFC, and the prospects for sanctioning in New York. And Bas...

2011-05-26 11:26:00

DALLAS, May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- HDNet will broadcast "HDNet Fights: Titan Fighting Championship 18" this Friday night LIVE from historic Memorial Hall in Kansas City, Kansas. The broadcast will start at 10:00 p.m. ET immediately following "Inside MMA." (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080324/HDNETLOGO) In the main event of the evening, former UFC Lightweight Champion Jens "Little Evil" Pulver (24-14-1) meets Brian Davidson (6-3). Pulver is riding a two-fight winning streak...

2011-05-19 14:15:00

DALLAS, May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On this week's edition of HDNet's "Inside MMA" "Sugar" Rashad Evans joins Kenny Rice as guest host. The outspoken former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion is currently embroiled in the hottest feud in MMA with his former teammate and current UFC champ Jon Jones. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080324/HDNETLOGO) The two were set to tango later this year before Jones pulled out of the fight due to an injury that was believed to require surgery....

2011-05-13 12:15:00

DALLAS, May 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, HDNet announces a long term deal with "It's Showtime," Europe's leading kickboxing promotion provided by Fighting Spirit, the international fight sport programming distributor. "It's Showtime" will make its HDNet debut with "HDNet Fights: It's Showtime Lyon" on Friday, May 20 at 11:00 p.m. ET - immediately following the network's broadcast of "The Voice vs. Hulk Hogan." (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080324/HDNETLOGO) In the...

2011-04-28 12:55:00

DALLAS, April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- "Inside MMA" sets the stage for a historic night in mixed martial arts with a special edition featuring LIVE coverage of the UFC 129 weigh-ins, and exclusive interviews with the event's headliners. The UFC is set to make its long-awaited debut in Toronto before a record crowd of 55,000 fans this Saturday night. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080324/HDNETLOGO) In the main event of the evening, Georges St-Pierre will defend his UFC...

2011-04-14 15:00:00

DALLAS, April 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- "Inside MMA" is locked and loaded this week with an all-star line-up including four current and former world champions and a special guest host. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080324/HDNETLOGO) The program will feature complete coverage of last weekend's Strikeforce(TM) event including an interview with Strikeforce(TM) Welterweight Champion Nick Diaz - fresh off his TKO victory over Paul Daley. "[Strikeforce(TM)] doesn't have anybody...

2011-03-24 10:40:00

DALLAS, March 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- At first glance, Bobby Lashley (5-1) and Phil Baroni (13-13) don't have much in common. Lashley is a highly touted heavyweight prospect, fast tracked for stardom as a former WWE superstar and only 27 months into his MMA journey. Baroni is a flamboyant veteran who has enjoyed a ten-year run as one of the most entertaining fighters in the sport. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080324/HDNETLOGO) Despite their differences, the two men have at...

2011-03-24 08:15:00

DALLAS, March 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- At first glance, Bobby Lashley (5-1) and Phil Baroni (13-13) don't have much in common. Lashley is a highly touted heavyweight prospect, fast tracked for stardom as a former WWE superstar and only 27 months into his MMA journey. Baroni is a flamboyant veteran who has enjoyed a ten-year run as one of the most entertaining fighters in the sport. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080324/HDNETLOGO) Despite their differences, the two men...

2011-03-21 12:41:00

DALLAS, March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, HDNet announced a long-term agreement with "The Voice" Michael Schiavello. In times of great change in the mixed martial arts world, Schiavello's long-term commitment signals a dedication to quality and consistency in HDNet's unmatched MMA coverage. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080324/HDNETLOGO) In less than two years, Schiavello has established himself as the signature voice of the network's MMA programming and is regarded...

2011-03-17 11:50:00

DALLAS, March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- This week's announcement that Forza, LLC, a subsidiary of Zuffa, LLC (which owns the Ultimate Fighting Championship® brand) purchased Strikeforce(TM) has stunned the mixed martial arts community. The move is arguably the most significant development in the sport since Zuffa's acquisition of PRIDE in 2008, and solidifies Zuffa's position as the largest MMA company in the world. (Logo:...


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