Super Fight League Kicks off 2013 Season with Two Title Fights on Friday


  • Share on Tumblr
  • submit to reddit

Super Fight League LogoSuper Fight League is proud to announce the start of their 2013 season, SFL Friday Fight Night 14, airing on March 29th, 2013.  The SFL will air live on ESPN STAR in India and stream live and free on YouTube .  The event starts at 9:00 PM in Mumbai, 7:30 AM in Los Angeles, 10:30 AM in New York, 11:30 PM in Hong Kong and 3:30 PM in London.

SFL 14 features seven exciting fights leading up to a Sub-Main Event Title fight between Female Flyweights Sanja Sucevic and Colleen Schneider and the Main Event middleweight championship bout between Xavier “Professor X” Foupa-Pokam and John Troyer.

SFL 14 is the first in a series of 23 SFL Fight Nights that will be carried live, every other week, on ESPN STAR Sports. Super Fight League and ESPN STAR Sports recently announced a five-year broadcast deal.

The Super Fight League, founded in 2012, is now one of the most active promotions in MMA bringing fight fans multiple fight cards every other week at no charge. In 2013 the SFL plans to promote even more stacked cards, feature more international talent and of course five new champions that must defend their belts.

With over 24 events planned for 2013 SFL will capitalize on Asia’s growing MMA fan base and push its brand across all borders while continuing to educate and develop the sport in it’s base Indian market.

Raj Kundra, Founder Chairman, Super Fight League, said, “The broadcast tie-up with ESPN STAR Sports will provide a major boost to our efforts to promote this property across South Asia.”

Tune into SFL 14 on Friday March 29, 2013, streaming live on YouTube at 9:00 PM in Mumbai, India, 7:30 AM in Los Angeles, 10:30 AM in New York, 11:30 PM in Hong Kong and 3:30 PM in London.

SFL 14 Friday Fight Night Card 

-Xavier Foupa-Pokam vs. John Troyer – Middleweight Title Fight

-Sanja Sucevic vs. Colleen Schneider – Female Flyweight Title Fight

-Pawan Maan Singh vs. Mohammed Shahid

-Haitham Tantaway vs. Baz Muhammad Mubarez

-Sharath Babu vs. Atif Mohammad Khadim

-Jason Ramesh Solomon vs. Rouhollah Eidehlouei

-Irfan Khan vs. Pushpender Singh

Play along with SFL.

Don’t forget to play along by using the SFL MMA Game to predict when and how the fights will end and check how you did after the event. For more information on how to play visit Superfightleague.com/mmagame/.

view original article >>

Related News

  • 6 days ago
  • 38 views

Because fighting a bigger man like "Bones" would provide Weidman more of a test than the much smaller Hendricks. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight titleholder Johny Hendricks recently took the opportunity to put his boss, Dana White, on the spot, asking for a potential "super fight" against middleweight champion Chris Weidman at some point in the future. The UFC president, however, was having none of it, saying that "Bigg Rigg" still had a long road ahead of him in a stacked 170- more

  • 25 days ago
  • 4 views

This Saturday, UFC Fight Night: Te Huna vs. Marquardt will take place on UFC FIGHT PASS in the morning and UFC Fight Night: Swanson vs. Stephens will air on FOX Sports 1 at night. more

  • 21 days ago
  • 26 views

Melvin Guillard and Gesias “JZ” Cavalcante will have a lightweight title shot on the line when they meet at WSOF 11 on Saturday. Hear what they have to say about the big opportunity – and fighting each other as former teammates.Filed under: Featured Videos, (...) more

  • 21 days ago
  • 6 views

Melvin Guillard and Gesias “JZ” Cavalcante will have a lightweight title shot on the line when they meet at WSOF 11 on Saturday. Hear what they have to say about the big opportunity – and fighting each other as former teammates.Filed under: Featured Videos, (...) more

  • 21 days ago
  • 24 views

Undefeated Brazilian prospect Leonardo Leite has signed a deal with Legacy FC, and he will debut in a title fight. Unbeaten in MMA, the jiu-jitsu and judo specialist will make his promotional debut in a five-round fight against Myron Dennis in September, Legacy FC promoter Mick Maynard confirmed to MMAFighting.com on Monday. The light heavyweight showdown will headline the Legacy FC 35 card in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Brazilian Top Team product Leite made his transition to MMA in 2013 with a first-round more

  • 20 days ago
  • 48 views

Road FC 16 is set for the South Korean city of Gumi on July 26 and will be headlined by a flyweight title fight with Nam Jin Jo and Song Min Jong competing for the inaugural 125-pound belt. more

  • 19 days ago
  • 35 views

Chad Mendes will have to wait a little longer to get his second shot at the UFC title. UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo has suffered an injury that will force him out of his seventh UFC title defense on August 2 in Los Angeles, California, against the Alpha Male product, MMAFighting.com's Ariel Helwani reported on Wednesday's edition of UFC Tonight on FOX Sports 1. UFC president Dana White confirmed the news, but there’s no word yet on a new main event for UFC 176. Mendes earned his second U more

  • 17 days ago
  • 27 views

Michael Thompson and Kevin Ross hit their contracted marks to make official the Lion Fight 16 main event. more

  • 16 days ago
  • 48 views

It could be ... but maybe not. Now that Chris Weidman has disposed of his latest challenger, winning a unanimous decision over Lyoto Machida (watch the highlights here) in the main event of UFC 175 last night (July 5, 2014) in Las Vegas, Nevada, it's time to look ahead to his next middleweight title defense. Paging Vitor Belfort: Now I want what I deserve, MY TITIE SHOT!!! Don't run away!! No excuses!! Agora eu quero o q eu… http://t.co/wZYj8OBVAT — Vitor Belfort (@vitorbelfort) July 6, 2014 Bel more