FITE launches FAST channel with Dooya

Combat sports streaming platform FITE has announced a partnership with Dooya Media to launch its first FAST channel. FITE will use Dooya’s FASTCast process to provide cable-quality distribution and monetization to traditional cable operators as well as OTT platforms and connected televisions.  The new FAST channel FITE 24/7 will be available at launch on LG […]

Virgin announces PPV deal with FITE

Combat sports streamer FITE has partnered with Virgin Media. The deal will make select pay-per-view events available through Virgin TiVo, V6 and Virgin TV 360 devices in the UK. The first event available to purchase will be the National Wrestling Alliance: Back For The Attack on March 21 at 8pm GMT. Other events from promoters […]

Mike Tyson v Roy Jones Jr. knocks-out pre-sale PPV records

The ‘once-in-a-lifetime’ boxing bout between Mike Tyson and Roy Jones Jr. has broken pre-sale pay-per-view fight records. The fight, taking place on November 28 at 9PM EST, will be available on PPV through cable and satellite providers internationally, and on the website and app. Triller, the video making and social media app, will also […]

Fite launches on Netgem TV in UK and Ireland

Combat sports streaming platform Fite has launched on Netgem TV in the UK and Ireland. The UK is the second largest market for Fite, and effectively serves as the UK home of upstart pro wrestling promotion AEW. Fite offers access to PPV events from a number of other promotions, such as WWE, Top Rank and […]

Fite opens UK office, hires ITV’s Halabi as SVP of international business development

Combat sports platform Fite has announced the opening of a UK office. The UK represents the second biggest and fastest-growing market for Fite after the US, and will serve as a permanent base for the company’s European operations. Globally, the service reached 2.2 million registered users in 2019 and saw 300% growth of pay per […]