Duo pact of sports rights
Professional fighting will come to Asia’s TV screens following a deal between Alfred Haber Distribution and News Corp.’s Star group.Star Sports will air mixed martial-arts fight shows “IFL Battleground” and “IFL Fight Night,” produced by New York-based Intl. Fight League. Star’s Asia footprint spans 53 countries and 300 million viewers.
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