UFC DVD news!

FEB. 10, APRIL 20

World's Premier Mixed Martial Arts Sports Association
To Expand Brand With National Distribution Of Fight

LAS VEGAS, February 3, 2004....The Ultimate Fighting
Championship‚ brand of mixed martial arts will start
DVD distribution of three of its most recent fight
shows, UFC‚ 43: Meltdown and UFC‚ 44: Undisputed on
February 10 and UFC‚ 45: Revolution on April 20, in
major retail outlets and e-commerce in North America.
Both are two-hour, action-packed live fight shows that
include fights, never-before-seen behind-the-scenes
bonus material and play-by-play in both Spanish and

UFC 43: Meltdown took place June 6 at the Thomas &
Mack Center in Las Vegas and features former Light
Heavyweight Champion Randy Couture's stunning upset of
top contender Chuck Liddell for the interim light
heavyweight title. The under card is stacked with
such UFC stars as Tank Abbott, Kimo, Vitor Belfort,
Frank Mir, Yves Edwards and Ian Freeman.

UFC 44: Undisputed, held September 26 at Mandalay Bay
in Las Vegas, re-lives Couture's dominating victory
over Tito Ortiz for the undisputed championship. The
co-main event is a battle of giants as 6'8", 260-pound
then reigning Heavyweight Champ Tim Sylvia defends his
title against 6'10", 260-pound challenger Gan McGee.
The under card features rising UFC stars Rich
Franklin, Andrei Arlovski, Hermes Franca and Josh
Thomson, a total of nine fights.

UFC 45: Revolution, held November 22 at the Mohegan
Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn., features former
Welterweight Champion Matt Hughes' tap out victory
over highly regarded Frank Trigg. The co-main event
is a battle of big punchers as legend Tank Abbott
takes on brawler Cabbage Correira. The under card
features UFC stars Robbie Lawler, Phil Baroni, Evan
Tanner and Matt Lindland.

Retailers in the United States and Canada that will
offer new UFC DVDs include Tower; Transworld
Entertainment outlets including FYE, Saturday Matinee,
Coconuts, Strawberries, Spec's and Planet Music; Baker
& Taylor; Best Buy; Borders; AEC One Stop; Eupac;
Flash; Fry's Electronics; Hastings; J&R; Musicland;
Video Action Sports (VAS); Arrow; Ritmo Latino; VPD
(Video Product Distribution); Ingram Entertainment;
DVD Empire; Liaison Records; Manifest Discs and Movie

"Consumer response to our first national DVD release,
Ultimate Knockouts 1&2, has been phenomenal, with some
major retailers completely selling out and awaiting
re-orders. We are looking forward to the continued
growth and expansion of our brand with the
distribution of our fight shows on DVD," said Dana
White, UFC president.

Ultimate Knockouts 1&2 is a two-hour program that
showcases the best knockouts in UFC history. It is
still available at major retail outlets.
UFC fight show and special compilation DVDs are
distributed through an exclusive agreement with
Studioworks Entertainment, a Ventura Distribution
company. Studioworks is a full-service studio
operation offering its partners a range of
entertainment services including worldwide home
entertainment distribution, merchandising, television
sales and brand management.

Ventura Distribution is a 10-year-old entertainment
company that provides service sales, marketing,
manufacturing and distribution for independent
studios. Among the lines it represents are Time Life
Video, Billy Blanks TaeBo Series, BET Video,
Razor&Tie, Showtime, Fox Sports Net and Video Action
Sports. Additionally, Ventura Distribution
exclusively distributes programming of its in-house
labels, UrbanWorks Entertainment and Studiworks
Entertainment. For more information, visit the web
site, www.venturadistribution.com.

The Ultimate Fighting Championship‚ brand of mixed
martial arts is the world's premier series of MMA
events. Owned and operated by Zuffa, LLC and
headquartered in Las Vegas, Nev., UFC‚ fight programs
feature six live pay-per-view events annually through
cable and satellite providers. In addition to its
U.S. distribution, UFC‚ fight programs are distributed
internationally through WOWOW, Inc., in Japan,
Globosat in Brazil, Main Event Television in Australia
and Sky Network Television in New Zealand. Zuffa, LLC
licenses the distribution of UFC‚ video games through
Crave Entertainment and TDK Mediactive and its fight
show DVDs through Studioworks Entertainment, a Ventura
Distribution company. "Ultimate Fighting
Championship," "Ultimate Fighting," "UFC,"
"Submission," "As Real As It Gets" and the Octagon
cage design are registered trademarks owned
exclusively by Zuffa, LLC in the U.S., Japan and other
jurisdictions. All other marks that may be referenced
herein belong to their respective holders.

wow all 3 at the same time



Do these tapes have the non-televised prelim fights?


yes they will have the prelims

i was at 43 and 44... i feel like i have been waiting forever... THANK YOU

I think I will have to get this................. :)

And now you need fightpass :(