Stefan Struve met Stipe Miocic in the UFC on Fuel TV 5 headliner on Sept. 29, 2012 and authored the most significant victory of his career.
FBI agents raided the Virginia home of President Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort late last month, WaPo reported this morning, further inflaming the once-slow August TV news cycle. FBI used a search warrant to seize documents...Show More Summary
Street League Skateboarding’s video on demand channel ETN got a serious boost on June 22, 2017 when it was announced that Fuel TV founder CJ Olivares would be the new CEO. “Finding an executive like CJ to lead the business into the next chapter is like finding a unicorn,” said SLS founder and Chairman of the […]
The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Apple has hired Peter Stern (second from right), a former executive at Time Warner Cable. The paper believes that Stern will be working under Eddy Cue on the firm's "cloud services," whatever those may be. Show More Summary
The first time I ever wrote about Conor McGregor (read it right here), Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) still had shows on FUEL TV. Flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson had just made his first successful title defense, AndersonShow More Summary
Artwork by Gian Galang Three years ago, I happened to catch a fight between two up-and-coming heavyweights named Phil De Fries and Stipe Miocic on the first UFC on Fuel TV card. Always happy to watch unfamiliar talent, and keen to see how heavyweight MMA was developing outside of the main carders, I eagerly anticipated the opening bell. Show More Summary
Back on August 17, 2013, Fox Sports 1 launched to a lot of fanfare. Also launching on that same date taking over Fuel TV’s on many cable and satellite providers was Fox Sports 2. While Fox Sports 1 has received most of the media attention, Fox Sports 2 has been relatively quiet. Meant to be […] The post What is up with Fox Sports 2? appeared first on Awful Announcing.
According to a newly launched Facebook page (birthed on October 24, 2014) and flying under the banner Fuel TV it would appear that the ground breaking action sports channel is giving it another go. The page includes the cryptic: Coming to a device near you…The new and improved FUEL TV. Wherever, whenever you want it. […]
While we have spent much of this month analyzing the launch of Fox Sports 1 from every angle, it’s easy to forget about the channel’s little brother – Fox Sports 2. The former Fuel TV was a significant part of Fox Sports’ transformational rebranding. Fox was not only launching one 24/7 cable sports channel, but two. […]
Those leg kicks were nasty, though. Marcus Brimage was out of mixed martial arts (MMA) action for more than one year after suffering a technical knockout loss to Conor McGregor in a featherweight scrap at UFC on FUEL TV 9. "Bama Beast"...Show More Summary
Broadcast companies spent about $10B last year for TV stations — and the acquisition spree will continue in 2014 with help from the two big rivers of cash, Moody’s Investors Service says in a report out this morning. “Larger broadcasters...Show More Summary
Back in February at UFC on Fuel TV 7, Dustin Poirier and Cub Swanson put on an absolutely tantalizing battle of back-and-forth striking, grappling and Octagon persistence. They fought to the bitter end as Swanson captured his fourthShow More Summary
Flashback! Mark Hunt uses a perfectly-placed left hook following a hard right hand to knockout Stefan Struve and break his jaw in the third round of their co-main event bout at the UFC on FUEL TV 8: "Silva vs. Stann" event from the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan, back on March 2, 2013. See the unforgettable X-Ray of "Skyscraper's" mangled mandible right here.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight Conor McGregor has been the talk of the town in recent months, following a pair of wins over Marcus Brimage at UFC on FUEL TV 9 and Max Holloway at UFC Fight Night 26. But kicking butt...Show More Summary
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will take over FOX Sports 2 (formerly FUEL TV) this afternoon (Oct. 26, 2013), bringing a servicable fight card to the recently-rebranded sports channel LIVE from Phones 4U Arena in Manchester, England. Not sure if you get FOX Sports 2? No problem. Show More Summary
After fighting with a knee injury in his bout against Ilir Latifi at UFC on FUEL TV 9, Gegard Mousasi's return to the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Octagon will have to wait a little bit longer as he revealed on "The MMA Hour"...Show More Summary
Former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans remains extremely confident he will square off with fellow FUEL TV analyst Chael Sonnen at UFC 167 on November 16. In an appearance on Alchemist Radio, "Suga" said the pivotal light heavyweight matchup is "definitely something the UFC wants." “That fight is going to happen,” Evans said. Show More Summary
Three-time UFC title challenger Chael Sonnen is the poster boy for using social media to get the best fights available inside the Octagon. Therefore, it should come as no surprise that he issued a friendly challenge to FUEL TV co-anchor...Show More Summary
Former PRIDE champion and UFC light heavyweight Wanderlei Silva will be out until at least January 2014 due to injury. Silva last fought in March against Brian Stann at UFC on Fuel TV: Silva vs. Stann. The 37-year-old Brazilian won the fight, his return to light heavyweight, by KO at 4:08 in the second round.... Show More Summary