"FEDOR VS. MONSON" PPV FACT SHEET
WHAT: World Class Mixed Martial Arts Pay-Per-View Event
WHO: MAIN EVENT
HEAVYWEIGHTS - 3 X 5
FEDOR "The Last Emperor" EMELIANENKO JEFF "The Snowman" MONSON
Red Devil Sport Club
Stary Oskol, Belgorod Oblast, Russia
31-4-0, (3 (T)KOs, 16 Submissions
M-1 CHALLENGE LIGHTWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP
CO-FEATURE - 5 X 5
American Top Team Orlando
Orlando, Florida, USA
10-4-0, 4 (T)KOs, 5 Submissions
WELTERWEIGHTS - 3 X 5
St. Petersburg, Russia
12-3-0, 4 (T)KOs, 7 Submissions
WELTERWEIGHTS - 3 X 5
MAIRBEK "Beckan" TAISUMOV
City Thing/GCF Team
15-3-0, 8 (T)KOs, 6 Submissions
MIDDLEWEIGHTS - 3 X 5
Action-Force Fight Team
Makhachkala, Republic of Dagestan, Russia Paris, France
9-2-0, (6 (T)KOs, 2 Submissions
(All fights & fighters subject to change)
WHEN: Sunday, November 20, 2011 - 7:30 AM/ET 4:30 PM/PT
WHERE: Olympic Arena in Moscow, Russia
PROMOTER: M-1 Global
PAY-PER-VIEW INFORMATION: Distributed in the United States by Integrated Sports Media for live viewing at 7:30 AM/ET - 4:30 AM/PT on both cable and satellite pay-per-view via iN Demand, DIRECTV, DISH Network and Avail-TVN, for a suggested retail price of only $29.95 -- CHECK L;ISTINGS FOR SAME-DAY REPLAYS.
PAY-PER-VIEW ANNOUNCERS: Former NFL player and veteran MMA/boxing announcer Benny Ricardo (blow-by-blow) and MMA fighter Jeremy Horn.
RING ANNOUNCER: "Classy" Jimmy Lennon, Jr.
M-1 Global:Founded in 1998, M-1 Global (www.M-1Global.com) has established itself in the realm of mixed martial arts (MMA) as the premiere entity for discovering and developing the world's next-generation of superstar fighters. With offices in St. Petersburg, Amsterdam, New York City, Washington DC, Los Angeles and affiliates in Kuala Lumpur, Seoul, Tokyo and Paris, the M-1 brand has staged over 70 events worldwide including the M-1 Selection and M-1 Challenge events and its co-produced Strikeforce events in the United States. Captivating the live, television and broadband audiences with its superior production values and match-ups, M-1 events have boasted some of the sport's top names including Fedor Emelianenko, Andrei Arlovski, Aleksander Emelianenko, Gegard Mousasi, Alistair Overeem, Ben Rothwell, Melvin Manhoef, Roman Zentsov, Stephan Struve and rising stars Shamil Zavurov, Guram Gugenishvili, Alexander Sarnavskiy and Vinny Magalhaes. 2011 marks a breakthrough year with two Selections tournaments across Eastern & Western Europe, North America and Asia and a full calendar of Challenge events fuelled by a talent-rich contention system ranking M-1 Global's Champions amongst the greatest in the sport.
Integrated Sports Media: North America's leading distributor of International Pay-Per-View and Closed Circuit sports events has presented World Championship and world-class mixed martial arts shows featuring Fedor Emelianenko, Tim Sylvia, Bobby Lashley, Bob Sapp, Jeff Monson, and Roy Nelson. Also World Championship and world-class boxing matches featuring Erik Morales, Vitali Klitschko, Ricky Hatton, Cristian Mijares, Evander Holyfield, Roy Jones, Jr., Tomasz Adamek, Ivan Calderon, Rocky Martinez, Nicolai Valuev, Amir Khan, Marco Antonio Barrera, Arthur Abraham, David Haye, John Ruiz, Wilfredo Vasquez, Jr. and Ruslan Chagaev. In addition, Integrated Sports Media distributed numerous International soccer matches showcasing teams like Real Madrid,Club America of Mexico and the National Teams of Argentina, Honduras, El Salvador and the USA, as well as For more information on upcoming Integrated Sports events visit www.integratedsportsnet.com.