SOURCE: Blackout Media Corp.

March 02, 2007 08:30 ET

Jens Pulver Joins the Fight Network Broadcast Team for UFC 68

TORONTO -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 2, 2007 -- Blackout Media Corp.'s (PINKSHEETS: BKMP) The Fight Network, North America's first and only all combatant sports and entertainment channel, is pleased to announce that former UFC Lightweight Champion Jens "Lil Evil" Pulver will be joining its broadcast team covering UFC 68 in Columbus, Ohio. Pulver will serve as an analyst on The Fight Network's Before and After the Bell programs. "Having Jens break down the fights for our viewers will be incredible," said Brian Sobie, Vice-President of Programming for The Fight Network. "He's got a great knowledge base, and, as many MMA fans already know, he's entertaining and definitely not afraid to speak his mind."

Pulver will have special insight into UFC 68 since many of his training partners are fighting on the card including UFC Heavyweight Champ Tim Sylvia and former UFC Welterweight Champion Matt Hughes.

Joining Jens on-camera will be hosts TJ McCarthey and Mauro Ranallo. "Our regular analyst, Randy 'The Natural' Couture, will be fighting in the main event at this card so Jens has kindly stepped up to fill in for 'The Natural,'" added Sobie.

Fight fans will soon be seeing much more of Pulver. He's one of the trainers for the latest edition of the hit show, "The Ultimate Fighter." "I can't say what happens," said Pulver. "But I can tell you it's insane!" The show is in its final weeks of taping and will soon be seen in Canada and the United States on Spike TV.

About The Fight Network

The Fight Network is a cross-platform media company with brand interest in television, pay-per view, radio, mobile and web. All five of these media are seamlessly integrated to offer fans of combatant sports and related entertainment a true convergence experience. The Fight Network Inc. corporate headquarters is located in Toronto, Canada. The Fight Network's Website is: www.thefightnetwork.com

About Blackout Media Corp.

Blackout Media Corp. is a holding company with an interest in Blackout Communications who is a diversified media and entertainment company conducting operations in digital television, VOD, PPV, radio, the Internet and print under the brand name "The Fight Network." The activities of Blackout Media Corp. are conducted principally in Canada and the United States.

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