Superkombat Fighting Championship® officially announces the extension of the contract with Eurosport, the biggest pan-European sports network television after three years of collaboration (the start of) cooperation, until the end of the 2016 season. This week brings even more good news. Also, the number of live events has been increased from 6 to 8 and the level of tv production will be similar to with 2013 Final which took place in Galati after a partnership deal with strategic production.
“Extending the contract confirms the success of the partnership signed in 2011. We have worked excellent with Eurosport in all these years, both companies are very satisfied. Both, the product and the tv audience had a fast grown so we are confident that this year we will keep the same trend”, said Superkombat Fighting Championship® president Eduard Irimia.
This season will be launched on March 29th with Superkombat New Heroes® in Ploiesti, Romania, the first event from the Superkombat New Heroes® series live on Eurosport. “Biggest news of this season is that we have 8 live events on Eurosport, 6 from the Superkombat World Grand Prix® series and another 2 events from the Superkombat New Heroes® series. If the previous year, fans were impressed by the tv production of the Final, now I can officially announce our cooperation with strategic production and all events scheduled for 2014 will have the same level. We can compare with all big events around the world”, added Mr. Irimia, who also revealed a partnership with “Etiquette”, a Romanian monthly life style and bussines magazine. “We pay a special attention to VIP sector, this year we will create a concept similar with red carpet experience and Etiquette has a big experience in this market”.
First Superkombat World Grand Prix® of the year is schedule for April 12nd, in Resita, Romania, where Raul Catinas and Catalin Morosanu are ready to offer an action packed event. More details about fight card of both events to follow this week.
Also, the international qualification system is available for the fighters all over the world. After elimination fights in Greece, on April 4th, in Middlesbrough, are scheduled Superkombat World Tryouts® for United Kingdom, but also another qualification events will be confirmed soon.