Continuing to set the gold standard across all forms of entertainment, the Ultimate Fighting Championship® leaps into the world of weekly web shows with the “UFC® Ultimate Insider™”, which airs this Thursday, August 5th at 11:00am PT/2:00pm ET on UFC.com.
“Every week, UFC Ultimate Insider will take fans behind-the-scenes, to places where only our cameras can go, and show them a side of the UFC they’ve never seen before,” said UFC President Dana White.
UFC Ultimate Insider offers viewers unparalleled access to the Ultimate Fighting Championship, including the latest news and information, in-depth interviews with the UFC’s biggest stars, compelling backstage footage, interactive features where the voice of the UFC fan will be heard, and so much more. This is the only show that covers the UFC from the inside out.
This Thursday at 11:00am PT/2:00pm ET, “UFC Ultimate Insider” features Joe Rogan in a one-on-one interview with Anderson “The Spider” Silva, just days before he takes to the Octagon™ at UFC 117. Greg Jackson throws fans some of his trademark MMA moves in “Fight School,” where trainers, coaches and fighters demonstrate their techniques. Also, fans can “Go Beyond the Octagon” with Clay Guida as he gives us a tour of his crib on wheels. In “UFC Full Blast,” which offers exclusive sound captured from microphones worn in the middle of the action during action-packed UFC events, Cain Velasquez wears the wire for the epic Lesnar vs. Carwin title fight at UFC 116.
With attendance, merchandise, and Pay-Per-View records being shattered every year, the demand for UFC information is at an all-time high. UFC Ultimate Insider is a revealing window inside the world of the UFC, from the personal lives of the fighters to behind-the-scenes operations of the fastest growing sport in the world. Most importantly, UFC Ultimate Insider will entertain the best fans in all of sports, and bring them closer to the sport they love.
UFC Ultimate Insider airs every week and is easily accessible from their web browsers.
Other regular feature segments in UFC Ultimate Insider will include:
Ultimate Poll Question – Viewers vote to rank the top 8 in a variety of categories, like the best fighters, fights, events, and more throughout UFC history.
Dana White’s Direct Hits – UFC president Dana White answers video questions submitted by viewers.
Octagon Outtakes – Flubs, falls and outtakes show the funny side of the fight game.
UFC Update – The latest news and information from the world leader in MMA
For more information, or current UFC event news, visit UFC.com. All bouts live and subject to change.
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