News 23 July 2020

Coverage of the fights comes as part of an interactive digital campaign under the theme “Home of the Biggest Fights”

UFC Arabia Ranked #1 on IOS UAE, Saudi, Bahrain, Kuwait, Jordan, Oman, and Lebanon, specifically during UFC® 251: USMAN vs. MASVIDAL


Abu Dhabi Media has announced the exclusive live broadcasting of the final of four UFC events from Fight Island on the "UFC Arabia" application, the first Arabic language UFC application in the Middle East and North Africa. The bout that will take place on 25 July, will see former champion Robert Whittaker return for the first time since losing the title as he squares off with Darren Till.  

UFC Arabia is airing the main card from Yas Island, while introductory coverage of the events and the prelim card will be aired through Abu Dhabi Sports Channels. The action-packed schedule began with UFC® 251: USMAN vs. MASVIDAL on Saturday, 11 July, and was followed by successive Fight Night events, first of which was held on Wednesday, 15 July.

Coverage of the fights comes as part of an interactive digital campaign launched by Abu Dhabi Sports Channels under the theme ‘Home of the Biggest Fights’. The UFC Arabia application is downloadable through all major online stores, such as Apple Store and Google Play, and is available on web, smart phone, smart TVs, and tablets. The app allows fans to track real-time updates of all UFC events and live-stream fights, anytime, anywhere, enabling them to switch from English to Arabic with ease. It ranked #1 on IOS UAE, Saudi, Bahrain, Kuwait, Jordan, Oman, and Lebanon, specifically during UFC® 251: USMAN vs. MASVIDAL.

UFC Arabia subscription is available for a fee of 18.99 AED / month in UAE and 18.99 SAR/month in KSA, while, annual subscription will be offered at AED 189.99 / year in UAE and SAR 189.99 / year in KSA. The service is available in the following countries at a fee of US$4.99 /month or US$ 49.99 / year: Afghanistan, Algeria, Bahrain, Chad, Djibouti, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Oman, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, and Yemen. Live-stream of events will be provided for subscribers only within the countries specified in the Territory list. 

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