The UFC finds RMC Sport, its broadcaster in France. The two sides signed a 3-year deal, simply forward of UFC 257.
MMA followers and Conor McGregor supporters will have the ability to watch UFC 257 on tv in France. Indeed, RMC Sport has signed a 3-year contract with the American group in order to have the ability to broadcast their conferences.
RMC Sport, which broadcast the UFC till the beginning of 2020 – UFC 251 had been obtained following a last-minute settlement – then needed to stop its broadcasts for financial causes. This new acquisition comes two months after the inexperienced gentle given for the broadcasting of the fights on tv by the Superior Audiovisual Council (CSA). Because beforehand, solely RMC Sport 4 may free itself from the opinion of the CSA, because of a parade: the published of the sign from Luxembourg.
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Another victory for the #FMMAF, the CSA says sure to the distribution of #MMA on TV
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– FMMAF (@FMMAF_France) November 4, 2020
Thus, the opposite channels have since been in a position to place themselves on the varied broadcasting rights of the main MMA leagues, as has been accomplished M6 with Cage Warriors.
RMC is now cleared to broadcast fights beginning at 8:30 p.m., and beginning tonight with UFC Fight Island 8: Chiesa vs. Magny. For the extremely anticipated Conor McGregor in opposition to Dustin Poirier, it will likely be mandatory to attend till Sunday round 4 a.m. for the beginning of the principle card.