Fight Network, the world’s premier 24/7 television channel dedicated to complete coverage of combat sports, today announced that it added to its subscriber base by launching on Pennsylvania-based system Armstrong Cable.
Fight Network can now be found on channel 239 in high-definition (HD) and channel 491 in standard-definition (SD). It is available as part of the Armstrong Extra Pack.
Fight Network is a 24/7 television channel dedicated to complete coverage of combat sports. It airs programs focused on the entire scope of the combat sports genre, including live fights and up-to-the-minute news and analysis for mixed martial arts, boxing, kickboxing, professional wrestling, traditional martial arts, fight news, as well as fight-themed drama series, documentaries and feature films.
Headquartered in Butler County, Pennsylvania, Armstrong Cable serves over 100,000 customers across western Pennsylvania and eastern Ohio.
“Fight Network is excited to bring unprecedented combat sports coverage to Armstrong subscribers,” said Leonard Asper, CEO of Anthem Media Group Inc., which operates Fight Network. “The demand for unique fight content is greater than ever and Fight Network’s coverage of live fights, combat sports news and expert analysis will take the fight fan’s experience to the next level.”
“Armstrong is pleased to add Fight Network, the premier combat sports channel, to its programming lineup,” said David Wittman, VP of Cable Marketing at Armstrong. “It will definitely be a hit with our subscribers.”
Fight Network also launched in the U.S. on Cablevision’s Optimum TV in June, as well as Texas-based Grande Communications and mid-Atlantic U.S. system Shentel Cable in August.
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