Taura MMA has a property in the United States.
The Brazilian-primarily based marketing kicked off a new period in the 3rd quarter of 2020 with the signing of extra than a dozen UFC and Bellator veterans as very well as the announcement of its first displays overseas, and now its 4 forthcoming cards will air dwell on FOX Deportes, Taura MMA founder and CEO Djonatan Leao told MMA Battling.
Taura MMA 10, which will take position in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Oct. 23, will be the first exhibit to air reside on the network, which is dispersed to roughly 22 million homes in the U.S. The total 10-bout lineup will air reside, showcasing a few championship fights moreover the debut of previous UFC fighters Sergio Moraes, Rousimar Palhares and Wendell Oliveira.
“Many people today doubted me when I said that Taura would be neck and neck with Bellator, A person and PFL in 2021,” Leao explained to MMA Combating. “We were by no means worried mainly because we realized we had been on the appropriate route. The FOX deal puts us on an additional degree internationally and displays that our work is major, centered and disruptive. It’s the commencing of a partnership that will demonstrate the globe that our aim is to be between the greatest MMA businesses on the planet.
“Besides that, we also want to clearly show a additional human facet of MMA so the activity gets extra appealing to households and those people who are not utilised to observing beat sports. The word Taura suggests specialist in any issue. We’ll continue to be a planet reference not only in battling, but also in enjoyment and enjoyable.”
Taura MMA 11 will go down a week afterwards Kissimmee, Fla., and marks the advertising debut of Antonio Silva and Daron Cruickshank reverse Brett Martin and Deivison Ribeiro, respectively. Richardson Moreira places his light-weight heavyweight title on the line towards Jonathan Wilson in the most important function.
The next show, which consists of previous UFC champion Renan Barao using on Bobby Moffett, is established for Nov. 22 in a but-to-be-defined place in the United States, though Taura MMA 13 closes the yr in Rio de Janeiro on Dec. 6. All four situations will air reside on FOX Deportes in the United States, and reside in Brazil as a result of spend-per-view community Combate.