Fox Sports Net Will Air Undercard For "Affliction Banned" Live

Written by Tim Ngo
May 21st, 2008

Fox Sports Net Executive Vice President of Programming, George Greenberg, announced today that FSN will be airing the four-fight undercard for July 19th’s “Affliction Banned” Pay-Per-View live on its network. Jay Glazer and Frank Trigg will call the action as both already do the network’s PRIDE Fighting specials.

The undercard was officially announced in a press release that was sent out as well. Here’s an excerpt from the press release:

The one-hour live undercard features three fights.* In FSN’s main event, Aleksander Emelianenko (13-3) from St. Petersburg, Russia takes on Texas native Paul Buentello (23-10) in a 3-round heavyweight bout. Plus, in a welterweight matchup, JJ Ambrose (9-1) from Lakewood, CA battles San Diego’s Patrick Speight (6-0). In the third bout, welterweights Brett Cooper (7-4) from Lakewood, CA and Las Vegas native Mike Pyle (15-5-1) face off.

The undercard will air at 5PM PT/8PM ET. We’ll have more information regarding the event shortly.

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