ADVISORY, April 30, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
FOX Sports and UFC will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square in anticipation of its UFC on FOX quadruple header, which will take over primetime on Saturday, May 5 (8:00-10:00 PM ET) live from Izod Center in East Rutherford, NJ.
In honor of the occasion, Curt Menefee, UFC on FOX host, Jon Jones, Current light heavyweight Champion, Ronda Rousey, Former Olympian and UFC Fighter, and Frankie Edgar, Popular UFC Fighter will ring the Opening Bell.
NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Tuesday, May 1, 2012 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
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About UFC on FOX:
UFC ON FOX delivers four live events in prime time or late night each year to the FOX broadcast network, home to the country's biggest sports events, including the Super Bowl, World Series and Daytona 500. Additional programming on multiple FOX networks launched January 2012 and includes live fights, pre and post shows, countdown shows, UFC Unleashed, UFC Primetime, the UFC Knockout series, Best of Pride, weigh-in specials, and much more original content from extensive Zuffa archives. The agreement also provides for developing robust mobile and authenticated online offerings to exploit a vast array of digital platform rights.
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