"Trilogy just means that this is the third. This is the third of the series ... What it should indicate to people is that this is just the third event that Affliction will be promoting, and I can assure you that there will be a fourth; a fifth; and a sixth. The fourth one will most probably be on the East Coast."
Affliction COO Michael Cohen explains to MMA Fanhouse that despite the haters, Affliction will continue to move forward with its mixed martial arts promotion, including three more shows and a stop on the East Coast that is "most probable" for 2009. Cohen and Co. have thus far managed to stage two major pay-per-view (PPV) events with mixed results since making a foray in the industry in mid 2008 and have a third event scheduled for August 1. If they can hold profitable events going forward, there is no reason to think they could be around a lot longer than many people -- including UFC President Dana White -- ever anticipated. They key word here however is "profitable..."