Cage Warriors Fighting Championship has a new platform for highlighting its newly signed Scandinavian roster. The promotion boasts that Nicolas Dalby, Jack Hermansson and Mohsen Bahari will be among the local talent that will be featured. The promotion will also host an event for the first time in the Nordics, as they target Denmark this spring. Read the press release from Cage Warriors below.
London, England (January 31, 2014) – Cage Warriors Fighting Championship is delighted to announce that it has penned an exciting new agreement with Nordic broadcaster Viasat.
The deal will see all CWFC events in 2014 carried by Viasat’s free-to-air networks in Denmark, Sweden and Norway, including live transmission of the promotion’s four events in Scandinavia.
Cage Warriors will make its first move into the region this spring, with details of the venue and date to be announced early next week.
“As I’ve said in the past, we have big plans for the growth of Cage Warriors in the Nordic region and this is another major step towards that,” said Cage Warriors CEO Graham Boylan.
“We’re extremely pleased to be partnering with a broadcaster of Viasat’s stature, and I’m looking forward to working together with them in 2014 and beyond.”
Eighteen events are planned for the CWFC schedule this year, beginning with CWFC 64 in London, England, on Saturday, February 15.
Nordic fighters feature prominently on the Cage Warriors roster, with several stars from across the region currently signed exclusively to the promotion, including Nicolas Dalby, Jack Hermansson and Mohsen Bahari.
CWFC events will be broadcast free of charge through Viasat’s platforms in Denmark, Sweden and Norway, details of which will be confirmed at a later date.