SOURCE: Blackout Media Corp.

March 13, 2007 09:20 ET

The Fight Network Obtains Exclusive Rights

TORONTO -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 13, 2007 -- Blackout Media Corp.'s (PINKSHEETS: BKMP) -- The Fight Network's -- North America's first and only all combatant sports and entertainment channel is pleased to announce that it has obtained the exclusive rights to broadcast the long awaited rematch between light heavyweight legends American Virgil Hill and German Henry Maske. Hill is a five-time champion whose victory over Maske more than a decade ago not only sent the German boxer into retirement but was the only loss in his career.

The fight will take place in Germany and be broadcast live by The Fight Network starting at 4:00 on Saturday March 31st. "Over the last half century it's safe to say that Virgil Hill and Henry Maske are two of boxing's premiere light heavyweight champions," said Brian Sobie, Fight Network Vice-President of Programming. "For us to secure the exclusive rights to show their first meeting live in Canada is an enormous thrill. There's no doubt this will be a 'can't miss' event for Canadian boxing fans."

Virgil Hill enters the match with a 55-5 (23 knockouts) while Henry Maske sports a 30-1 record with 11 knockouts. During his career Hill defeated stars like Frank Tate and Fabrice Tiozzo. "It's not often two legends collide," added. Sobie "This is going to be a historic day and boxing and we're thrilled to be part of it."

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:

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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