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Add another sponsor to the list of brands that UFC fighters may no longer display during events.

Sports drink company Good4U Drinks today announced via its Web site that Zuffa CEO Lorenzo Fertitta informed the brand in an email that they would no longer be welcome at UFC events.

Good4U's American representative, Rick DeBanks, wrote this morning:

“Good4U Drinks is seen by Zuffa as a direct competitor to Xenergy (which is owned by Zuffa) and AMP Energy, which advertises heavily on both WEC events and Spike TV's “The Ultimate Fighter.” Although Good4U are sport drinks and not energy drinks, they have been taking share from these brands.”

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Post #1   10/19/10 7:18:13PM   

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Can't really argue with this. It is what it is.

Post #2   10/20/10 5:05:38PM