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CSI SPORTS ACQUIRES BELGIUM’S SPORT 10 CHANNEL

CSI Sports has acquired the Sport 10 channel in Belgium reaching 1.3M subscribers on the Proximus platform.

“We are really pleased that CSI Sports has decided to invest in Belgium. We believe CSI Sports Group has the capacity to further develop Sport 10 and to offer a broader sports experience to ProximusTV subscribers.” – Proximus’ Stéphanie Rockmann, Director Content and Media

The acquisition continues the long term plan to create new opportunities to build the CSI business, Fight Sports brand globally. The brand operates across Europe and the Asia Pacific region with carriage in more than thirty countries since launching less than three years ago. Fight Sports is a major provider of original and live premium fight related sports content.

CSI Sports was founded in America in 1997 by Richard and Craig Miele, and has a history of acquiring, producing and distributing fight-related content. In addition to the high profile live events, it boasts ownership of thousands of hours of the widest variety of premium fight-related programming from across the globe. The company also syndicates its weekly Fight Sports programming to regional sports networks stateside, reaching over 70 million households. CSI Sports broadcast a range of live Championships and other fight content across a wide variety of fighting disciplines from exclusive reality and documentary series to original programming.

“Sport 10 is one of only three basic sports channels on the Proximus platform and has a valuable EPG position that provides great access to a significant audience for the purpose of growing our Belgium business” – CSI Sports’ Co-CEOs, Richard Miele and Craig Miele

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FIGHT SPORTS SET TO EXCLUSIVELY BROADCAST HEAVYWEIGHT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP LIVE IN OVER FIFTY (50) COUNTRIES

FIGHT SPORTS will broadcast the Anthony Joshua vs. Dominic Breazeale event on its 24/7 Network, securing the Exclusive LIVE rights in all media to the Heavyweight World Championship Event for over 50 countries around the world.

The event features the title defense of one of boxing’s brightest young Champions, Olympic Gold Medalist, undefeated IBF Heavyweight World Champion Anthony Joshua of the UK, squaring off against undefeated challenger Dominic Breazeale of the US. The event will take place Live this Saturday night June 25th from the sold out O2 Arena in London.

FIGHT SPORTS will be broadcasting the event throughout Pan-Asia and Europe including Australia, Japan, Thailand, Indonesia, Singapore, Spain, France, and the Caribbean, to name a few. FIGHT SPORTS continues its run of securing exclusive rights to the most high profile events in the sport on its fast growing 24/7 HD Network, which is now available in over 30 countries worldwide.

For more information on FIGHT SPORTS, visit www.fightsports.tv.

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FIGHT SPORTS LAUNCHES IN CARIBBEAN, SIGNS LONG-TERM AGREEMENT WITH DIGICEL

CSI Sports today has announced that they have signed a multi-year carriage agreement for their 24/7 FIGHT SPORTS network to be carried on the Digicel Play platform throughout the Caribbean.

The channel recently launched in several countries in the region, including Jamaica.

The FIGHT SPORTS network is driven by compelling Live Events, relevant World Championship Bouts, plus tournaments in all disciplines, Lifestyle, Reality, Documentary and other Original Programming.

“After years of syndicating our content in the region, we now look forward to establishing a comprehensive destination for our current and future FIGHT SPORTS fans!” said Co-CEO Craig Miele. “We are encouraged to see the growing interest in our business around the world. From Europe to Asia and now throughout the Caribbean, our distribution continues to grow at an amazing pace with even more announcements to come,” said Co-CEO Richard Miele.

Particular highlights include LIVE World Title Championship Boxing, LIVE MMA (Mixed Martial Arts), LIVE World Championship Kickboxing, and LIVE Martial Arts, as well as exclusive original series such as MMA:30 and Wide World Fights, and a top shelf selection of Mega Fights™ featuring the sport’s greatest competitors of past and present including Floyd Mayweather, Manny Pacquiao, Lennox Lewis, Oscar De La Hoya, Mike Tyson, and Canelo Alvarez.

John Suranyi, CEO of Digicel Play Caribbean and Central America, commented; “We are single-minded in our determination to bring the best of the best to our customers. When it comes to TV content, Digicel Play is second to none. FIGHT SPORTS adds another exciting dimension to our already compelling sports line-up and we know our customers are going to get a real kick out of it.”

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FIGHT SPORTS LOCKS UP EXCLUSIVE RIGHTS TO CANELO VS. KHAN FIGHT LIVE IN OVER FORTY (40) COUNTRIES

FIGHT SPORTS once again has acquired the exclusive rights to boxing’s biggest event of the year, securing the LIVE rights in all media to the Canelo Alvarez vs. Amir Khan Event for over 40 countries around the world.

The highly anticipated event will feature two of the sport’s biggest stars, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez of Mexico facing Amir “King” Khan of the UK, squaring off for the Middleweight World Championship. The event will take place Live on May 7th from the brand new T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. In addition to the event itself, FIGHT SPORTS has also planned a full schedule of programming dedicated to the fight including past fights featuring both fighters, coverage of the Weigh-In and Press Conferences, plus six (6) New Episodes providing fans with an in-depth and up close look into the lives of both Canelo and Khan as they prepare for this fight.

FIGHT SPORTS has acquired the international rights to this event to over forty (40) countries in multiple languages, including in Germany, Spain, the Nordic and Baltic territories, and Italy, to name a few, and many more countries throughout Asia.

FIGHT SPORTS continues to establish itself as the home to the highest profile events in the sport on its fast growing 24/7 HD Network internationally while supporting every major domestic PPV with its syndication in over 75m HHs in the US.

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FIGHT SPORTS SIGNS SUPER HEAVYWEIGHT OLYMPIC MEDALIST

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