HBO Latino Channel will air IFL fights in 2008.
“Serving one of the fastest growing demos for Mixed Martial Arts, the
Hispanic market both in the United States and abroad, is a major
priority for the IFL in 2008,” said IFL CEO Jay Larkin. “We are very
pleased to be able to start that progress with one of the hallmark brands
in all of broadcasting, HBO, and its Latin American arm.”
HBO Latin America joins an ever-growing international TV lineup for IFL
programming, which includes MyNetworkTV, HDNet and FSN in the United
States, MBC in the Middle East and parts of Africa, Star TV in Asia,
CanWest Global and Fox Sports Canada in Canada, EGO in Israel, ITV in the
United Kingdom, TV4 in Sweden and Armed Forces Television worldwide.
Just completing its first full season of operation, IFL programming
will now be seen in over 300 million homes worldwide.