HDNet your longtime source for mixed martial arts action from across the globe has announced it will be partnering with American Idols own Ryan Seacrest.The joint venture will re-brand the channel this summer to AXS.
How will this effect your MMA experience? Not likely according to Mark Cuban,
“Yes, and more,”
“Inside MMA will move to our new studio at LA Live overlooking the plaza and we will have access to AEG venues hosting fights without truck pools, Which means we can do more live. … this is very good for our MMA business,” [MMAFighting]
Sounds like a good thing. Along with the new name the channel is expected to gain access to 8 million new homes when a new broadcasting deal with Dish Network kicks in.