Fight Network Secures Exclusive Canadian Rights to Bellator Champions Series 2024

Anthem Sports & Entertainment’s Fight Network has clinched an exclusive deal with the Professional Fighters League, vaulting it to the forefront of Canadian broadcasters for the adrenaline-charged Bellator Champions Series events throughout 2024.

Starting March 22, Canadian fans are set for an electrifying ride beginning at 1 p.m. ET from Belfast’s SSE Arena, featuring a clash for the Light Heavyweight crown between Corey Anderson and Ireland’s Karl Moore. Not stopping there, the night promises more heart-pounding action as Featherweight champ Patricio Pitbull defends his title against Jeremy Kennedy, with Fabian Edwards and Aaron Jeffery also throwing down in the cage. Rounding off the night, James Gallagher and Leandro Higo will settle their score in a grapple-heavy showcase.

With this partnership, Fight Network isn’t just bringing live fights to Canadians; it’s unlocking a treasure trove of classic fights and special content from both Bellator and PFL’s extensive archives, enriching the viewing experience with legendary bouts and behind-the-scenes insights.

Chad Midgley of Anthem heralds this alliance as a monumental stride for Fight Network, promising an unmatched MMA viewing experience starting with the Bellator Champions Series. PFL CEO Peter Murray echoes this sentiment, highlighting the global scale of the upcoming events and the unmatched MMA spectacle they’re set to deliver.

Who do you reckon will dominate in these electrifying showdowns?

Bellator Champions Series: A Fight Fan’s Guide

  • Date for the Opening Event: Friday, March 22
  • Start Time: 1 p.m. ET (6 p.m. UK Time)
  • Streaming Details: Exclusive to Fight Network in Canada
  • Venue for Opening Event: SSE Arena, Belfast, Northern Ireland

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