PFL Studios to present weekly highlight show in primetime
showcasing matchups between world-class fighters and nonstop action
NEW YORK (March 18, 2021) — The Professional Fighters League (PFL), the fastest growing and most innovative sports league, announced today that “PFL Vault” will now be streaming on Friday nights at 9 p.m. ET across fubo Sports Network, the live, free-to-consumer TV network featuring sports stories on and off the field.
The hour-long program features archival footage specially curated from PFL Studios, showcasing the league’s efforts to engage with fans year-round given the unique sport-season format of the PFL schedule. fubo Sports Network moved “PFL Vault” to its primetime schedule on Friday nights given its strong performance across the platform on Wednesdays as the staple within fubo’s combat sports weekly programming.
“There’s a strong demand from MMA fans for a consistent flow of new content and our partnership with fubo Sports Network is boosting our presence in key markets,” said PFL CEO, Peter Murray. “They’ve been a great distribution partner and our highlight driven footage will get fans even more excited for our return on April 23 and throughout the season.”
Fans can stream “PFL Vault” as well as fubo Sports Network’s full lineup of live sports and award-winning original programming, for free on Hisense Smart TVs, LG Channels, News on Tubi, Plex, Samsung TV Plus, The Roku Channel, Vizio Channels and XUMO. fubo Sports Network is also available as part of live TV streaming platform fuboTV’s subscription packages of 100+ sports, news and entertainment channels.
PFL Studios is a fully integrated global media division of the PFL producing original MMA content for all platforms including television, digital and mobile. Ten programmatic series were developed over the course of 2020, diving into the untold stories behind some of the most captivating moments in the league’s history, and PFL Studios will unveil more thrilling, never-before-seen content over the course of this year.
Professional Fighters League has quickly established itself as the No. 2 MMA company in the world. With the addition of world-class talent – from elite fighters to established business executives – and partnering with industry-leading brands such as Anheuser-Busch InBev, GEICO, CarParts.com and Socios, the PFL continues to accelerate its global expansion. Sports fans across more than 160 countries around the world will be able to tune in to the league’s highly anticipated return on April 23 in Atlantic City, NJ.
About Professional Fighters League
The Professional Fighters League (PFL) presents MMA for the first time in the sport-season format where individual fighters control their own destiny, competing in a Regular Season, Playoffs, and Championship for a million-dollar prize. PFL’s differentiated format and exciting fights sparked breakout growth for the league. PFL events are carried live on ESPN2 and ESPN+ in the United States and distributed to 160 additional countries around the world on premium sports networks.
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