NZ Herald nzherald.co.nz 30 Apr, 2021 02:30 am

Sky, Spark Sport to share UFC rights

Sky, Spark Sport to share UFC rights
Previously, Sky had exclusive NZ rights to the mixed-martial-arts pay-per-view fights.

Video / NZ Herald Sky will have to share rights to UFC pay-per-view events with Spark Sport under a new deal, revealed by Spark this afternoon.Spark Sport will charge $39."We are thrilled to partner with Spark Sport, making the best of UFC available to more New Zealanders," UFC Australia and Zealand vice president Peter Kloczko said.Working with Spark Sport to distribute these events betters UFC's ability to deliver content to our fans.

95 for UFC pay-per-view events - the same price currently charged by Sky Sport and its streaming app Sky Sport Now."Our pay-per-view events represent the pinnacle of our sport, where championship belts are contested and the most anticipated bouts featured, including those recently involving Israel Adesanya and Daniel Hooker, of New Zealand.

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