IFL Silverbacks-Dragons Semifinal to air on FSN this weekend
INTERNATIONAL FIGHT LEAGUE SILVERBACKS-DRAGONS SEMIFINAL TO AIR ON FOX SPORTS NET THIS WEEKEND
Action From Portland On Deck As FSN Coverage Of IFL World Team Championship Continues Through December 31
NEW YORK, November 15, 2006 – The International Fight League World Team Championship semifinal between the Silverbacks, based in Quad Cities, Ill./Iowa, and Dragons, based in Toronto, will air on Fox Sports Net this Sunday, November 19, with rebroadcasts on many of FSN’s regional networks throughout next week. The mixed martial arts matchup took place in Portland on November 2, and determined one of the two spots in the finals, set for December 29 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn.
The coverage is part of FSN’s 10 hours of IFL World Team Championship coverage this fall, which continues on November 26 with the Wolfpack-Anacondas battle and concludes with the final on New Year’s Eve.
Rogers Sportsnet will also be airing coverage of the quarterfinal matchup between the Silverbacks and Pitbulls beginning on Saturday, November 18. The Canadian sports network will also broadcast quarterfinal action next weekend.
Total hours on FSN and Rogers Sportsnet vary by region, and viewers should check local listings for the correct time and channel in their area.