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ESPN2 marks newest home for UFC's expanding "Primetime" series

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Count ESPN2 among the UFC's growing library of broadcast partners.

On Wednesday night, the second episode of "UFC Primetime: St-Pierre vs. Shields" debuted on ESPN2, in addition to its traditional home on Spike TV.

UFC president Dana White today confirmed the series will continue to air on the all-sports channel as the UFC continues to look for increased viewership on a variety of networks.

"We have it on Spike TV, ION Televesion, Fuel TV, ESPN2 and Versus," White told MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com). "We have a good relationship with everyone."

White declined to describe the specifics of the relationship or to speculate on whether the appearance of the in-depth UFC 129 preview show on "The Worldwide Leader in Sports" could potentially lead to further programming on the ESPN family of networks...


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Post #1   4/21/11 7:21:21PM   

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Good stuff, getting the UFC where it needs to be!

Post #2   4/21/11 9:59:14PM   

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This current primetime is boring me. I feel they are talking about the same thing the whole episode and for the last two episodes.

Post #3   4/21/11 10:58:42PM