Amarillo, TX. - April 1, 2011. Popular Texas-based mixed martial arts fight promotion company, Shark Fight Promotions, announced today that they have officially signed a deal with FUEL TV, Fox Sports Media Group's dynamic entertainment and sports network for young males. The nationally recognized fight promotion will be part of "FUEL TV's Friday Fight Night." The exciting programming block takes place every Friday night at 10:00 PM ET/PT.
"FUEL TV's Friday Fight Night" features telecasts of several epic "must see" fight events, including Shark Fights 13. As part of the Shark Fight series, FUEL TV will air select bouts from the highly touted mixed martial arts event. The Shark Fights 13 roster is loaded with top MMA contenders including British slugger Paul Daley, TUF contestant and UFC super star Keith Jardine, current Shark Fight light heavyweight champion Trevor Prangley, hard hitting light heavyweight contenders Rameau Sokoudjou and Houston Alexander, UFC veteran Danillo Villefort, Strikeforce veteran Joey Villasenor, and more.
According to Shark Fight Promotions President Brent Medley, "We are honored to be part of ‘FUEL TV's Friday Fight Night.' Shark Fights 13 contenders delivered an electrifying night of fights on September 11 and we are very excited about the event's television network debut. It gives us another opportunity to promote the fighters and gives fight fans a second chance to catch the action if they missed it the first time around."
The Shark Fights 13 telecast, a two-part feature, will air on April 15 and April 22 at 10:00 PM ET/PT. Each one-hour Shark Fights episode on FUEL TV will feature the "best of" Shark Fights 13, a card stacked from top to bottom with well-known marquee fighters, including many Ultimate Fighting Championship, Strikeforce, PRIDE, EliteXC, and Dream veterans. If you missed the Shark Fights 13 pay-per-view that aired on September 11, now is your chance to see what the hype is all about.
Don't miss the fight action! Tune into to "FUEL TV's Friday Fight Night" every Friday at 10:00 PM ET/PT starting on April 1. For more information on Shark Fight Promotions, please log on to www.sharkfights.com. For more information on FUEL TV, please visit www.fuel.tv.
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