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UFC Fight Pass, the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s digital subscription service, will double its live event schedule in 2019 through a host of new content deals.

Polish MMA promotion KSW is entering the 15th year of its partnership with commercial and pay-television broadcaster Polsat – a key reason for its enduring popularity in the country. Martin Lewandowski speaks to TV Sports Markets about the promotion's past, present and future, and how it can remain number one despite the increasing presence of the UFC in Poland.

The International Judo Federation has launched a new mobile application to offer fans access to a variety of video content.

International sports broadcaster Eleven Sports Network has acquired rights in Belgium, Luxembourg and the United States to the 2017 and 2018 editions of the World Judo Championships.

International digital-terrestrial television and pay-television broadcaster CNN has agreed a rights deal with the International Judo Federation.

Pay-television broadcaster Fox Sports has acquired rights in Italy to the 2017 World Judo Championships.

French digital-terrestrial television channel L’Équipe has agreed a rights deal for International Judo Federation events through to the 2020 summer Olympic Games in Tokyo.

The International Judo Federation has agreed a four-year extension to its partnership with Japanese agency Hakuhodo DY Media Partners.

Media company CSI Sports has reached a multi-year carriage agreement with Caribbean telecommunications company Digicel to launch its pay-television channel Fight Sports in the region.

The Fight Channel Group has agreed a carriage deal for its Fight Channel and Fight Channel World HD pay-television channels with Macedonian cable television operator Blizoo.