FLO SPORTS FIGHTNIGHT LIVE ON BOARDWALK AC FOR MONSTER MARS 26 CARD WITH RISING STAR PROMOTIONS
FloSports subscription plans start at $12.50 per month; Undercard fights broadcast on the FNL and Everlast Facebook pages.
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (March 21, 2022) – With rising temperatures on the East Coast, FloSports FIGHTNIGHT LIVE powered by Everlast heads to the beach and the historic combat capital of Atlantic City, NJ on Saturday, March 26. March Madness makes its way to the squared circle as the popular and user-friendly platform teams up with Rising Star Promotions for a monster, card of 11 fights on FloCombat and Facebook.
The series of actions continues to honor the late great FIGHTNIGHT LIVE analyst and New York boxing enthusiast xavier porterpassed away suddenly on January 29, 2022. The March 26 show will air live on FloCombat with undercard action on the Everlast and FIGHTNIGHT LIVE Facebook pages.
The opening bell is set for 7 p.m. this Saturday at Jim Whelan Boardwalk Hall. Additional dates will be announced shortly.
“We are thrilled to be united in Atlantic City for 11 great fights, providing opportunities for 22 young fighters, driven by our continued tribute to the late xavier porter,” noted Marc Frattodirector and director of business development, Linacre Media.
“So many veteran FIGHTNIGHT LIVE boxers are featured on this card, a championship belt will be awarded, Siddique Farooqi will bring the heat piecemeal and our should be favorite world champion Mykal Fox will add the fighter’s perspective to our show. We’re also excited to give Xavier’s daughter, Kya, her first taste of live production as part of our team on the boardwalk.
As part of FIGHTNIGHT LIVE’s successful multi-event deal with FloSports, the 7pm card will air in its entirety on FloCombat. FIGHTNIGHT LIVE plans to continue providing a regular slate of boxing and MMA cards through the subscription-based FloSports platform. Fight fans can watch every explosive knockout and dramatic decision of regional rising stars – plus the more than 10,000 events FloSports streams each year via the web, the FloSports mobile app (iOS and Android), or connected TV platforms such as AppleTV, Roku, FireTV, Vizio and others – for as low as $12.50 per month. Fight fans can sign up today with a monthly or yearly subscription at https://www.flocombat.com/ to be ready for a full schedule of FIGHTNIGHT LIVE events in 2022.
Additional FIGHTNIGHT LIVE programming – like event previews, undercards and highlights – will be available through the FIGHTNIGHT LIVE Facebook channel, which has more than 88,000 fans and nearly 100,000 followers, and on the Everlast which is followed by more than 443,000.
This Saturday, Outlaw Greg “Sharp Shooter” (9-1, 4 KOs) of Bowie, Md., meets Jonathan “JohnBoy” Montreal (12-0, 7 KOs) of New Orleans, Louisiana in an eight-round junior welterweight contest with the WBA-NABA gold title on the line.
In a co-featured six-round super middleweight contest, Omar Salem (10-1, 4 KOs) from Brooklyn takes on a shrewd veteran from the area Christopher Brooker (16-9, 5 KOs) from Philadelphia.
Also, junior welterweight John Leonard (6-0-1, 4 KOs) from Manalapan, NJ, welterweight Kurt Scoby (6-0, 4 KOs) from New York, featherweight Khalid Twaiti (9-0, 4 KOs) from Brooklyn, and featherweight Felix Parilla (4-0, 4 KOs) of New Haven, Conn., put their unbeaten records on the line in separate contests, while popular standouts from the area Decarlo Perez (19-6-1, 7 KOs) of Atlantic City and Dan Murray (5-5) from Lanoka Harbor, NJ, will also be featured, among others.
“The card is stacked with big talent in 50/50 competitive bouts topped with a championship bout that should put the winner in the Top 15 of a major sanctioning body,” said Thomas LaManna, President, Rising Star Promotions. “We want to give fighters opportunities to grow, be better and increase their value – having the card on Flo Sports and Facebook will do just that.”
Now in its fifth season, FIGHTNIGHT LIVE is the fan-friendly platform that, among other aspects, prides itself on creating a home for rising combat sports stars and regional boxing and MMA promotions. FIGHTNIGHT LIVE has featured over 865 fighters and 24 promotions across 57 live event broadcasts from 24 different cities and three countries since May 2017, and in doing so, the platform has garnered loyal interest from fight fans. from all over the United States and around the world. world, including significant audiences in Mexico, the UK and other parts of Europe, and even fans in South America, Asia and Australia.
Created and produced by Linacre Media out of Annapolis, Maryland, the FIGHTNIGHT LIVE series features professional announcers, multiple camera angles, TV graphics, replays, and behind-the-scenes access and interviews. Streamed shows are available worldwide through FloSports, via the web, mobile devices (iOS and Android) and connected TV solutions, such as Roku, FireTV and AppleTV. The initiative not only allows fans around the world to connect, but also gives up-and-coming fighters a global platform to showcase their abilities, gives promoters an accessible “broadcast” solution, and gives sponsors the opportunity to reach a mass audience via branded content.
FIGHTNIGHT LIVE is available online at: https://www.flocombat.com/ and https://www.facebook.com/FaceFIGHTNIGHTLIVE/
Follow all the action via social media at FaceFIGHTNIGHTLIVE and FloCombat on Facebook, @FaceFIGHTNIGHTLIVE on Instagram and @FIGHTNIGHTLIVE_ on Twitter, or by using the hashtag #FIGHTNIGHTLIVE. For the latest Linacre Media events and broadcast schedule, follow @LinacreMedia on all social platforms or tag #LinacreMediaEvents or #LinacreMediaOnTV.
Founded in 2006, FloSports is a subscription-based video streaming service backed by a dedicated sports company, providing live and on-demand access to hundreds of thousands of competitive events in more than 25 vertical sports categories in the United States. United and abroad. FloSports’ vision is to give underserved sports the love they deserve. With a growing library of over 300,000 hours of premium content including news, expert commentary, movies, documentaries and more, FloSports has established itself as an innovator and leader in sports streaming. Finally, your sport has a home. For more information, visit: www.FloSports.tv.
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