ONE FIGHTING CHAMPIONSHIP™ SIGNS EXCLUSIVE PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENT
WITH INTERCONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION
EXCLUSIVE HOURLY ONE FC PROGRAMMING TO BE BROADCAST WEEKLY ON IBC13
09 May 2013 – Manila: ONE Fighting Championship™ (ONE FC), in cooperation with Asian Television Content Corporation and its President Rey Sanchez, has agreed to a blockbuster deal with Intercontinental Broadcasting Corporation 13 (IBC13), one of the largest media organizations in the Philippines. As part of the agreement, IBC 13 will broadcast one hour of special ONE FC programming everySaturday at 11pm along with a repeat every Monday at 11pm every week.
IBC 13, whose tagline is “Where The Action Is!”, is one of the leading television channels in the Philippines. It is a free-to-air network that began broadcast in 1961. Headquartered in Quezon City, their programming features several sports shows ranging from basketball to boxing, as well as a mix of news, religious shows and games shows.
ONE FC CEO Victor Cui declared, “On behalf of ONE Fighting Championship™, I will like to warmly welcome back IBC 13 as a broadcast partner and thank their President Rey Sanchez for being such a strong supporter. IBC 13 is a fantastic free-to-air broadcaster in the Philippines and ONE FC is excited at the opportunity to showcase our fighters every week to millions of homes throughout the country.”
IBC 13 President Rey Sanchez added, “We are excited to have ONE Fighting Championship on IBC13. IBC13 is proud to broadcast the best sporting in both the Philippines and the region and ONE FC puts on world-class entertainment that our viewers will enjoy. IBC13 viewers now also get the chance to watch the best Filipino fighters such as Eduard Folayang and Honorio Banario in action.”
About ONE Fighting Championship™
Headquartered in Singapore, ONE Fighting Championship™ (http://www.onefc.com) is Asia’s largest mixed martial arts organization. ONE Fighting Championship™ hosts the best Asian mixed martial artists and world champions on the largest media broadcast in Asia. ONE Fighting Championship™ has partnered with STAR Sports, the number one leader in sports content, for an unprecedented 10-year cable television deal with a coverage that spans across 70+ countries in Asia.