BRACE signs content deal with UFC FIGHT PASS
BRACE and UFC are excited to announce that UFCFIGHTPASS.com, the UFC’s digital streaming service, will begin streaming BRACE content later in 2015.
UFC FIGHT PASS subscribers will gain access to live events and the BRACE Fight Library.
Kya Pate BRACE CEO said: “This is a great day for BRACE and the continued growth of Australian Mixed Martial Arts. Since 2009, we have been committed to providing the biggest and best possible platform for our athletes, have strived to grow the sport of MMA and, with this distribution deal with UFC FIGHT PASS, BRACE will reach the most passionate MMA fans, wherever they are in the world.”
Eric Winter, UFC Senior Vice President and FIGHT PASS General Manager added: “We’re very excited to announce our broadcast partnership with leading Australia MMA organization, BRACE. The first event on November 21 is the grand finale of a year-long tournament and a great way to kick-start BRACE on UFC FIGHT PASS.
“We are especially pleased to offer our Australia UFC FIGHT PASS customers a regular live event in their own time zone, and to give up-and-coming Aussie MMA fighters an international platform to showcase their skills. In addition, UFC FIGHT PASS will offer its customers the entire fight library from BRACE’s history through its video on demand platform (36 events and counting).
“The addition of BRACE means UFC FIGHT PASS now live streams exclusive events from seven MMA promotions from around the world: Pancrase, Invicta FC, Shooto Brazil, EFN, Titan FC and of course UFC.”
UFC FIGHT PASS members will now have access to the debut fight of UFC women’s strawweight contender Bec Rawlings from 2011 in addition to other classic matches of other current and former UFC competitors including Alex Chambers, Richard Walsh, Ben Alloway and more.
BRACE is an Australian Mixed Martial Arts event series. Since 2009 BRACE have entertainment thousands of sports loving fans across Australia. BRACE has staged 36 events in 8 cities across 4 Australian States. BRACE run tournament based competitions. 8 Fighters per division compete in knock out elimination rounds all with the goal of reaching the end of season Grand Final and fight for the Yearly Title. A fight season in the vein of Football, only one can be crowned with championship glory. Format – Elimination Rounds, Semi Finals and an end of Season Massive Grand Final Event.
About UFC FIGHT PASS
UFC FIGHT PASS, the UFC’s digital streaming service, is available now at UFCFIGHTPASS.com on personal computers, Apple TV, iPad, iPhone, Chromecast, Android, Samsung, LG Smart TV and Roku. Subscriptions are $9.99 month to month, $8.99 per month for six months or $7.99 per month for a one-year subscription. For more information visit www.ufcfightpass.com