We’re very proud and excited to announce Shamrock FC events will now be available exclusively via pay-per-view on FITE TV, starting with Shamrock FC 320 on Saturday at Ameristar Casino Resort Spa St. Charles.
FITE is the premiere digital network for combat sports, streaming many of the best live and pay-per-view events, and tens of thousands of hours of on-demand programming to millions of fans around the world.
FITE is the leading digital distributor for the combat sports industry’s marquee events, including Canelo vs. GGG, HBO & ESPN pay-per-views, and many top international MMA brands like RIZIN(Japan), KSW (Poland) and Unified MMA (Canada).
FITE’s patented TV streaming technology supports 7,000 TV models by all major manufacturers, in addition to Apple TV, Roku, Chromecast, Xbox, Amazon Fire TV and Android TV. Beyond viewing, they offer fans the opportunity to chat live and share video content and experience with other fans, fighters and celebrities.
There were smiles all around when officials from both organizations broke the news.
“We couldn’t be more excited to partner with FITE,” says Shamrock FC founder/president Jesse Finney. “After 22 years of promoting more than 300 events, this is absolutely the right move for Shamrock FC as we continue to grow and look towards the future.”
Adds FITE COO Michael Weber, “FITE is very excited to have Shamrock FC on board, starting with Saturday’s 320th event, Over the years, Shamrock FC has established a strong brand of high-level
fights and entertainment. At FITE, we’re always striving to offer bigger and better options for our viewers, so this partnership will really expand our offerings and allow subscribers to branch out into new content. We’re excited for the start of this long-term deal with such a high caliber MMA organization.”
Our first offering on FITE is Shamrock FC 320, an action-packed night of fights slated for Saturday in St. Charles.
Erion Zekthi and Horacio Escobar meet in a battle of top bantamweight contenders in the main event. Zekthi, known to fans as “The Albanian One,” tries to improve to 4-1 with a third straight impressive win in the Shamrock FC cage. Hot on the heels of a first-round submission win, Escober looks to climb to 6-2, with all of his victories coming via stoppage.
In the co-main event, top kickboxing contenders Darryl Cobb, a vet of Bellator and Strikeforce, and red-hot Shahriar Zolfagahari throw down in a battle of heavy hitters. BJJ specialist Garrett Wells looks for his third straight submission victory over challenger Kevin Mueller in lightweight action.
Professional flyweight prospect Kris Craig tries to climb to 2-0 over Jason Stevenson, who recently capped off a long amateur career by sharing the cage with top prospect Jesse Martinelli.