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Moody’s details UFC Holdings, LLC acquisition

In a press release sent out last week, Standard & Poor’s Global assigned a rating for the debt involved in the acquisition of the UFC by a group led by WME-IMG.  Moody’s Investor Service has sent out its own press release with more details related to the leveraged debt in the acquisition. Read more »

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Lesnar not subject to drug testing in WWE

Brock Lesnar will not receive a punishment from WWE for his two flagged drug tests from USADA. Read more »

July 28, 2016 | Jason Cruz

WWE reports Q2 revenues

On Thursday, the WWE announced its second quarter earnings for the year.  Despite record revenues, the company’s Q2 profits missed expectations. Read more »

July 28, 2016 | Jason Cruz

Bellator 159 peaks at 1,015,000 viewers

Bellator 159 drew 709,000 in adjusted DVR+3 ratings and peaked with 1,015,000 viewers last Firday night. Read more »

July 27, 2016 | Jason Cruz

Makhachev cleared of wrongdoing by USADA after flagged test

UFC lightweight Islam Makhachev was cleared of any fault or negligence in connection with a flagged USADA drug test which found the banned substance meldonium in his system. Read more »

July 27, 2016 | Jason Cruz

UFC renews broadcast deal with BT Sport

UFC has renewed its broadcast rights partnership with United Kingdom and Ireland provider BT Sport per press release. Read more »

July 27, 2016 | Jason Cruz