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Versus and DirecTV settle their dispute -- MMA fans rejoice


After months of a ridiculous back-and-forth involving Versus -- home to the WEC as well as the NHL -- and DirecTV, the two sides have finally come to an agreement on offering the cable network to its 18 million plus subscribers.

Both DirecTV and Versus have confirmed news.

The channel will be available in the same programming package it was in August of last year, when this whole squabble began.

And with the first UFC on Versus card taking place this Sunday, there couldn't have been a better time for a deal to be reached.

UFC on Versus is set to go down this Sunday, March 21, at 9 p.m. The card will feature an exciting tilt in the light heavyweight division between Brandon Vera and Jon Jones, and an explosive bout featuring two fierce strikers in the UFC heavyweight division when Gabriel Gonzaga and Junior Dos Santos square off.

And now finally, we all can enjoy it!

Think it's just a coincidence the deal got done this week. I think maybe not...

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