In the Spotlight: MMA and Polo live rights!

Content Arena Marketplace continues to put the spotlight on sports and events that may go under the radar, but are interesting content opportunities for traditional broadcasters, and media newcomers alike. This time, we bring to you two MMA promotions in Combate and XFC, both promising exciting fight cards throughout 2021, as well as Polo Rider Cup, the Champions League of polo, who recently signed off on a multi-territory deal with beIN Sports. These exclusive rights, along with other content opportunities from over 25 sports, can now be acquired with just a few clicks, directly on the Content Arena Marketplace.

Combate Global 2021

30 Live MMA Shows! From April to December 2021, Combate Global is offering a 2-hour show from its own studio located in Miami, delivering the best MMA action. Lighter weight classes and faster athletes mean more exciting fights.Additionally, all Combate Global events are themed, making each show easier to market. Exclusive live rights, including betting, are available for 118 markets around the world. 

XFC 2021

XFC will offer at least 6 fight cards in 2021, with each event showcasing competitors from each category – XFC Young Guns, XFC Tournament Series and XFC Super Fights. XFC is mostly known for its particular focus on developing undiscovered talent,  To add even more credibility to this up and coming tournament, MMA legend Nick Diaz joined XFC in June 2020 as brand ambassador and investor. Exclusive live rights, including betting, are available for over 170 markets around the world. 

Polo Rider Cup 2021

The Polo Rider Cup will be the ultimate Polo club competition, considered the Champions League of Polo. 10 days of action in France in June 2021 with the best 8 teams from Europe, Asia and the Americas. New polo rules for faster games and better fan experience, with world-class live drone production guaranteeing an exciting on-screen viewer experience. The event is sponsored by major luxury brands, bringing a celebrity and entertainment aspect to the viewership experience.