M-1 News: Debut Could Have Emilienanko vs. Barnett, Early 2008

M-1 Mix Fight

M-1 Mix Fight

According to FiveOuncesOfPain sources, M-1 Global could hold its debut event as early as February, the event could include Fedor Emilienanko vs. Josh Barnett.

has learned through multiple sources that M-1 Global is leaning towards holding their first pay-per-view event in the U.S. in Newark, NJ at the Prudential Center, the same venue that hosted UFC 78 earlier this month.

Officials from M-1 recently visited the Prudential Center and were impressed with the venue and are looking at booking a possible date in February or March.