FITE TV issued the following press release:
FITE TV slated to sponsor ROH International Cup
August 16, 18, 19 Live from the UK exclusively on FITE TV
July 31, 2018 – New York – Today, FITE TV and Ring of Honor Wrestling announced that the ROH Re-United Tour will be available exclusively on the FITE TV platform through a unique sponsorship of the inaugural ROH International Cup.
The first ever ROH International Cup will be contested on the first two days of the tour starting in Edinburgh on Thursday, August 16th, Doncaster on Saturday August 18th and then the winner will get a shot at the ROH World Championship Title on Sunday August 18th in London. The three-day tour will feature many of the stars of Ring of Honor including Jay Lethal, Marty Scurll, The Young Bucks, Punishment Martinez, Tenille Dashwood, and The Briscoes, plus such international stars as Mark Haskins and Joe Hendry. Go to www.FITE.tv to order the events and to get the entire line up of matches.
The ROH Re-United Tour will be available at a price of $14.99 USD per show or $29.99 USD for the all three events, only on the FITE TV network.
FITE, the premium digital live streaming network for viewing combat sports globally, is available worldwide and its programming content features Pro Wrestling, Boxing, MMA and Kickboxing. FITE is available as a free mobile app on iOS and Android mobile devices, on the web at www.FITE.tv and on the Roku, Apple TV and Android TV boxes.
“FITE has had a long and outstanding relationship with ROH as a distributor of its programming,” said Michael Weber, FITE COO. “We are excited to sponsor this multi-day ROH International Cup Tournament.”
“ROH is looking forward to an exciting three-day series of events in the UK and in establishing the importance of the annual International Cup as we continue to expand our brand. FITE has been a great distribution partner along the way and we hope this unique opportunity is a win for everyone, especially the fans,” said Greg Gilleland, ROH’s General Manager.
FITE is a premium digital live streaming network. With live programming from 250+ partners from over 30 countries FITE delivers Pro Wrestling, Boxing, MMA and Kickboxing events live to close to a million registered viewers. Since its launch in February 2016, FITE has presented over 1,000 live events and offers over 10,000 hours of video library available to watch on demand. FITE proprietary instant streaming technology allows viewers to seamlessly cast premium live events to connected screens across the world. FITE is available as a mobile app on iOS and Android mobile devices, online at www.FITE.tv and on the Roku, Apple TV and Android TV boxes.
About Ring of Honor:
Ring of Honor is a professional wrestling company which produces weekly, original 1-hour television wrestling programs and is the only wrestling promotion in the United States with a major, multi-market presence on broadcast TV. Ring of Honor is also syndicated on select TV stations and regional Cable Systems. Ring of Honor Wrestling is owned by Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc., the largest and one of the most diversified television broadcasting companies with affiliations across all the major networks. For further information on Ring of Honor visit www.ROHWrestling.com.