Streaming sports platform FITE TV will offer live UFC pay-per-view events as part of a distribution partnership deal reached between the two companies.
The deal calls for FITE TV to distribute future UFC PPV events beginning with the Sept. 9 UFC 215: Johnson vs. Borg event through its FITE app and through its website FITE.TV, said company officials. The event, which will also be streamed via the MMA organization's UFC Fight Pass OTT service, retails at at a suggested PPV price of $59.99.
FITE will also stream UFC Fight Week events such as press conferences and weigh-ins.
“When we first launched FITE TV, our goal was to bring combat sports fans the very best events,” FITE Chief Executive Officer Kosta Jordanov said in a statement. “The signing of this distribution deal with UFC has validated that goal and we look forward to building an amazing relationship with the sports industry leader.”