Tag Archives: ultimate fighting championship
- UFC sold to talent agency powerhouse WME/IMG for a reported $4b
July 11, 2016
The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) mixed martial arts organization has been sold to Hollywood talent agency powerhouse WME/IMG for a reported $4b, earning a handsome profit for former owners Lorenzo and Frank Fertitta. Rumors of a UFC sale had been circulating for months, but the deal was finally confirmed on...
- Regulated US Online Poker: Exclusive interview with Ultimate Gaming CMO, Joe Versaci
April 18, 2013
There is no denying that regulation of online poker in the United States is happening, it’s just a question of how and when. In fact, companies that want to operate in the regulated US market are already setting themselves up for success in advance of the floodgates opening. With all...
- UFC confirms Macau date; Revenues to rebound in July; Local gambling figures revealed
July 4, 2012
The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has confirmed it’ll be hitting the coasts of China later this year. Chinese casino business enclave Macau is the lucky part of the country that will host the Fight Night on November 10th 2012. As anticipated earlier it will take place at the Venetian Macau-Resort...
- UFC seeking Asian riches in Macau, Singapore and Philippines
April 10, 2012
Ultimate Fighting Championship bosses are looking at Macau, Singapore and the Philippines as their next ports of call in their battle for global recognition. Reuters are reporting the mixed martial arts brand is excited about the long-term growth in the region and have chosen the casino business hubs of Singapore...
- Endemol launching UFC slots and new affiliate program for Benidorm Bingo
December 13, 2011
Ultimate Fighting Championship is getting the online gaming industry treatment after signing a deal with Endemol Games UK. The deal means Endemol will develop a number slot games based on current tournaments and 12 UFC fighters, with the slots featuring video from UFC fights (wonder whether they’ll use Frank Mir?)....
McGregor strikes deal with Betsafe
August 10, 2017