ONE Championship has announced an exclusive deal with British broadcaster Sky Sports to air ONE events in the UK and Ireland.
ONE Fight Night 18: Superlek vs Mahmoudi is set to be the debut event for the partnership between ONE and Sky Sports. It will air on January 13 at 1:00 AM GMT.
Sky Sports is the leading sports broadcaster in the UK, they are responsible for airing all major football, cricket, rugby, and F1 events in the UK. The specifics regarding the time slot and financial agreement of the deal are unknown.
On the announcement of the deal, Sky Sports Director of Multi Sports Helen Falkus said:
"We're pleased to partner with ONE Championship to bring their full range of martial arts to Sky Sports for the first time. We hope to bring new fans to the world-class competitive formats on our channels, as well as reach new audiences for Sky."
This deal comes off the back of another deal the promotion signed with Netflix this month to broadcast season two of "The Apprentice: ONE Championship Edition".
Last year, the promotion also signed a deal with Amazon Prime to broadcast exclusive events in the States through Prime Video.