IMPACT Wrestling continues to expand its global reach.
Earlier today, the company announced that it had reached an agreement with the Iraqi radio network UTV Network to broadcast events to 15 regions in the Middle East and North Africa, including Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Oman and Lebanon. Syria, Jordan, Iraq, Egypt, Sudan, Tunisia, Algeria and Morocco.
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Toronto (20 May 2021) – wrestling effectToday, a subsidiary of Anthem Sports & Entertainment Inc. and one of the largest professional wrestling organizations in the world, an agreement with UTV In Iraq – the launch of the popular promotional campaign Effect! Main series and in-depth retrospective effect at 60 on the platform. The partnership expands IMPACT’s global reach, providing IMPACT content to 15 regions in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), including Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Oman, Lebanon, Syria, Jordan, Iraq, Egypt, Sudan, Tunisia, Algeria and Morocco.
The agreement grants the rights to UTV FreeTV, Live Broadcasting and Live Broadcasting to Effect! and the effect at 60, as well as free satellite broadcasts on Arabsat and Nilesat across the Middle East and North Africa, and exclusive rights within the Iraqi channels in the region.
UTV viewers will now be able to enjoy intense IMPACT Wrestling every week after that Effect!, which features an impressive roster of athletes including Rich Swann, Diona Borazo, Judd Brothers and former NFL player Moss, as well as Sami Callihan, Eric Young, Ace Austin, Jordan Grace, Tennell Dashwood and Rosemary, among others. UTV viewers can also relive some of the most important moments in the rich history of IMPACT Wrestling in a retrospective. effect at 60Showcasing the biggest stars, biggest matches and epic competitions that have come to define the legacy of IMPACT Wrestling.
“In these challenging times, more and more people are looking for new ways to be entertained. UTV Iraq is pleased to announce its close collaboration with Anthem Sports & Entertainment to become the exclusive broadcaster for IMPACT Wrestling in Iraq. IMPACT Wrestling introduces a new format with its flagship shows,” said UTV. Management, “We believe the show will provide the entertainment our audience desires through wrestling stories and larger-than-life characters.”
“IMPACT Wrestling has focused heavily on expanding its global presence, providing exclusive content known to wrestling fans around the world,” said Jimmy Pollack, Head of Revenue for Sports Media Group that includes IMPACT Wrestling. “This agreement with the UTV is a reflection of that strong commitment, and we are thrilled with the opportunity to add Effect and the effect at 60 A series of UTV programming – making it accessible to millions of viewers in Iraq and throughout the MENA region. “
Impact Wrestling will be dubbed in the local Iraqi dialect and is expected to air in the coming weeks. Viewers will also be able to watch Impact Wrestling through our web streaming services. www.utviraq.net.
IMPACT programming is broadcast worldwide in 120 countries, including AXS TV in the US. IMPACT enjoys great success on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and other social media platforms.
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