AXS TV CEO Andrew Simon announced today it signed an exclusive multi-year broadcast deal with US east-coast based CES MMA.
The deal begins January 30th, 2015.
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“We are excited to add an East Coast-based promotion to the AXS TV FIGHTS family,” Simon said. “The new addition of CES MMA helps us continue to change the landscape of mixed martial arts and offer more live events from more promotions than any other U.S. television network.”
“CES MMA is excited to be entering into a long term partnership with AXS TV FIGHTS,” added CES MMA Vice President Jimmy Burchfield Jr. “The team at AXS TV FIGHTS and Inside MMA are some of the most talented people in the industry. Joining forces provides us innovative marketing and programming platforms to showcase our highly competitive, exciting fights to a national audience. We are proud of the reputation that CES MMA fighters are UFC ready and viewers will soon get to see why.”
CES, which began in 2010, will be broadcast on the the AXS TV Friday lineup which includes Las Vegas’s LION FIGHT, Texas’ Legacy Fighting Championship, Canada’s Maximum Fighting Championships, and Las Vegas’ Resurrection Fighting Alliance.
The fights will be called by AXS TV commentators Pat Miletich and Michael “The Voice” Schiavello.