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LAS VEGAS: UFC, the world’s premier mixed martial arts organization, Tuesday announced a new, multi-year licensing agreement with Panini America, the world’s largest licensed sports and entertainment collectibles company. 

The agreement ends UFC’s relationship with Topps, which had held the contract since 2009.  

The partnership, negotiated by IMG, grants Panini America the rights to become UFC’s official and exclusive collectible trading card partner. 

Nov 03, 2020 16:11
MUMBAI: "Retired" (for now) UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor recently conducted a Q&A session on Twitter where he also talked about his Irish whiskey company ‘Proper Twelve’, which has become a very profitable business since its launch in 2018. 
Jul 17, 2020 19:07
OSLO, Norway: ACX Music Friday announced its new licensing agreement with UFC, the world’s premier mixed martial arts organization, in which the brand will serve as the “Official Sound of UFC.”  As part of this partnership, ACX will launch UFC Ultimate Sound, a new music streaming app designed specifically for UFC fans around the world.
Jun 08, 2020 20:06
LONDON: Former two-division UFC champion Conor McGregor has announced his retirement for the third time in four years.  McGregor abruptly made his latest dubious declaration Sunday morning via his official twitter handle.  McGregor posted on his Twitter handle: "Hey guys I’ve decided to retire from fighting. "Thank you all for the amazing memories! What a ride it’s been!"
May 07, 2020 18:05
NEW YORK: Hollywood talent agency and entertainment giant Endeavor has agreed to sell its minority stake in Epic Games as part of the North Carolina-based company's latest fundraising round, which is expected to come at a valuation of more than $15 billion, according to Bloomberg and The Hollywood Reporter. 
May 07, 2020 13:05
MUMBAI: Sony Pictures Sports Network (SPSN) is all set to return to broadcasting live UFC events this weekend with UFC 249. 
Apr 27, 2020 17:04
LAS VEGAS: UFC returns with one of the most stacked cards in recent history, as No. 1 ranked lightweight contender Tony Ferguson and No. 4 ranked Justin Gaethje battle for the interim championship. In the co-main event, Henry Cejudo intends to prove that he is the greatest UFC bantamweight champion of all time as he looks to defeat multiple-time title holder Dominick Cruz. 
Feb 26, 2020 16:02
VANCOUVER: Blockchain firm Dapper Labs Tuesday announced a new licensing partnership with UFC, the world's premier mixed martial arts promotion.  
Sep 03, 2019 17:09
MUMBAI: The viewership for UFC has been growing steadily over the years and last year it was the most watched combat sports property in India. In order to take the premier international property to a wider audience base in India, Sony Pictures Sports Network (SPSN) has announced its plans to telecast marquee UFC events in Hindi every month starting with UFC 242.
Aug 06, 2019 14:08
MUMBAI: Sony Pictures Networks India Private Limited (SPN) has retained the exclusive media rights for Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), the world's premier mixed martial arts promotion, till 2023.
Jul 20, 2019 11:07
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates: Abu Dhabi Media has announced the launch of ‘UFC Arabia’, the first Arabic language UFC streaming platform in the MENA region, following their partnership with the world’s premier mixed martial arts promotion, allowing fans in the region’s 21 countries to exclusively live stream events as well as access a range of fight videos.