Posted 4/8/07 11:45:00AM
Spike TV will debut its first-ever primetime mixed-martial-arts news magazine show, "MMA Junkie Live," in January 2012, it was announced today by Jon Slusser, senior vice president, sports and multi-platform programming, Spike TV.
Broadcast live from the iconic MTV Studios in Times Square, the heart of New York City, this half-hour, multi-platform show will feature a look ahead at the weekend’s big mixed-martial-arts fights, and a look back at the action from recent bouts.
Partnering with the award-winning MMA news website, MMAjunkie.com (part of the USA TODAY Sports Media Group), the half-hour show will be hosted by an all-star team of MMA experts and journalists who will engage in discussion and debate regarding the latest news from the sport.
"MMA Junkie Live" will also feature live in-studio interviews with many of the world’s top fighters, in-depth features, action-packed highlights, as well as viewer interaction via Twitter, Facebook and other social-media channels.
Posted 7/4/07 4:41:00AM
The future for MMA on tv is looking great. With Spike looking for other avenues and the UFC deal with FOX, us fans have hit the Jackpot. A lot of times I can't get enough info, but with these new announcements, looks like i'll have enough news and fights to hold me over till the next event. Great Job guys
Posted 7/30/11 2:57:00PM
mmajunkie was the first mma website i subscribed too, they grow up so fast