ANNAPOLIS, MD (February 18, 2022) – The 2022 regional boxing scene is about to heat up, and FloSports FIGHTNIGHT LIVE powered by Everlast heralded an early spring thaw. The popular and fan-friendly platform is set for four fight cards over the next five weeks – a series of actions that will honor the late great FIGHTNIGHT LIVE analyst and New York boxing enthusiast xavier porterdied suddenly on January 29, 2022.
It all starts with a Thursday, Feb. 24 card headlined by Top Rank Philly heavyweight Sonny Conto (8-0, 7 KOs) – an outstanding performance Joe Hand Promotions the card will be streamed live FloCombat with undercards on the Everlast and FIGHTNIGHT LIVE Facebook pages. The opening bell is set for 7 p.m. next Thursday at the Live! Hotel and casino in South Philadelphia. Additional dates will be announced shortly.
“We were shocked and devastated by the sudden passing of our friend Xavier, and his lifelong memory and passion inspires this series of shows. We know of no better way to honor the X-Man than to light the lights, turn on the cameras, get back in the ring and press the bell. A portion of our profits will immediately go to his family on this run,” said Marc Fratto, Director and Director of Business Development, Linacre Media. “We can’t wait for the bell to ring; we’ve been around Sonny Conto since his amateur days and have already featured him several times on our pro platform. His star continues to rise and it has been exceptional to work with the real pros at Joe Hand Promotions.
As part of FIGHTNIGHT LIVE’s successful multi-event deal with FloSports, the 7 p.m. card featuring eight scheduled fights 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 with a monthly or yearly subscription today at https://www.flocombat.com/ be ready for a full program 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.
Next Thursday, Conto puts his impressive unbeaten streak on the line against mike marshall (6-2-1, 4 KOs) of Danbury, CT, in a six-round heavyweight main event. super light Daiyaan buttocks (10-1, 5KO’s) of Philadelphia and Bryce Mills (7-1, 4KO’s) of Liverpool, NY, will face six rounds where Butt will look to extend his three-game winning streak. Lightweight Jordan Murphy (1-0, 1KO) of Bensalem, PA, will make his second professional super lightweight appearance Christopher Burgos (3-4-1, 1KO) is featured, among others.
“Philadelphia has long been recognized for its outstanding fighters. We’re excited to feature some of our current True Philly Warriors in our upcoming Live! Card, and introduce them to the world via FloCombat,” said Joe Hand, Jr., President, Joe Hand Promotions. “We are thrilled to be able to work with the FIGHTNIGHT LIVE team to provide a major platform for these prospects to showcase their talent.”
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 more than 840 fighters and 23 promotions across 55 live event broadcasts from 24 different cities and three countries since May 2017, and in doing so, the platform has garnered loyal interest from fans of combat 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 in Annapolis, MD, the FIGHTNIGHT LIVE series features professional announcers, multiple camera angles, television 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.
Follow all the action via social media at FaceFIGHTNIGHTLIVE and FloCombat on Facebook, @FaceFIGHTNIGHTLIVE on Instagram and @FIGHTNIGHTLIVE_ on Twitter, or using the hashtag #FIGHTNIGHTLIVE. For the latest Linacre Media events and broadcast schedule, follow @LinacreMedia on all social platforms or use tags #LinacreMediaEvents Where #LinacreMediaOnTV.
Founded in 2006, FloSports is a company-backed, sports-dedicated, subscription-based video streaming service providing live and on-demand access to hundreds of thousands of competitive events in over 25 vertical sports categories in the United States and around the world. ‘foreigner. 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, please visit: www.FloSports.tv.
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