Tuesday, December 23, 2008

Affliction News


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Fight Week Updates

Official Fight Week Press Conference Hyatt Regency Century Plaza Hotel 11:30 AM Wednesday July 16th Official Weigh In At Honda Center. (read more)

Affliction Banned Drawing Record Media Interest

SIGNAL HILL, California (July 9, 2008) – It’s only appropriate that the greatest show in mixed-martial-arts history, “Affliction Banned,” has already set an MMA worldwide media interest record for a single event. (read more)

Affliction Banned Announces All-Star Broadcast Team

SIGNAL HILL, California (July 7, 2008) – “Affliction Banned,” the greatest MMA show of all-time, will feature an all-star broadcast team for its July 19th pay-per-view event, featuring the WAMMA heavyweight championship fight between the most lethal MMA heavyweight of all-time, Russian M1 superstar legend Fedor “The Last Emperor” Emelianenko (27-1), and former UFC heavyweight champion Tim “The Maine-iac” Sylvia (24-4), live from Honda Center in Anaheim, California. (read more)

ANDREI “The Pitbull” ARLOVSKI vs. “Big” BEN ROTHWELL

SIGNAL HILL, California (June 30, 2008) – There are a number of reasons not to miss the mega mixed martial arts extravaganza, “Affliction Banned,” this July 19th at Honda Center in Anaheim, California — not least of which is the unbelievable main event — a dream match-up between heavyweight champs Fedor Emilianenko and Tim Sylvia. (read more)

Affliction Banned Hits New York’s Times Square

SIGNAL HILL, California (June 30, 2008) – “Affliction Banned”, the greatest MMA event ever staged, hit New York City’s Times Square last week, as the faces of ten of the sports biggest stars, including Fedor “The Last Emperor” Emelianenko (27-1) and his opponent Tim “The Maine-iac” Sylvia (24-4), filled a billboard along Broadway. (read more)

Russia’s Last Emperor vs. The American Maine-iac

SIGNAL HILL, California (June 26, 2008) – The Cold War might be over, but old rivalries die hard. (read more)

Megadeth To Perform At Affliction Banned

SIGNAL HILL, California (June 19, 2008) – Affliction Entertainment, scheduled to make MMA history on July 19th at Honda Center in Anaheim with the greatest line-up of mixed-martial-arts fights ever presented in one night, keeps building this event with the latest news—heavy metal band Megadeth, led by frontman, guitarist, and songwriter Dave Mustaine, will be performing live at the event. (read more)

Lindland Lays Down The Law In And Out Of The Ring

SIGNAL HILL, California (June 17, 2008) – 2000 US Olympic Silver Medal Wrestler, Matt “The Law” Lindland would bring the same dogged determination that made him one of the world’s top professional mixed-martial-artists to a job in the Oregon House of Representatives. (read more)

Affliction Banned takes Big Apple by storm

NEW YORK (May 22, 2008) – A large, enthusiastic crowd welcomed some of the world’s top mixed-martial-arts fighters to New York City at today’s “Affliction Banned” press conference in Trump Tower. (read more)

Affliction Banned Announces Entry Into MMA: Fedor and Sylvia Face Off For Huge Crowd

CENTURY CITY, CA (May 20, 2008) Teams of people swarmed the Westfield Mall today to attend a public press conference hosted by Affliction Banned, the new venture by Affliction Clothing, the premier fashion label for men who love hard rock and fast living, that will bring a new era to MMA. (read more)

Affliction Banned to make MMA history. Fedor returns to ring

ANAHEIM, California (May 14, 2008) – Affliction, the premier fashion label for men who love hard rock and fast living, will make history presenting its own Mixed-Martial-Arts pay-per-view event in association with Roy Englebrecht Events, appropriately named “Affliction Banned,” featuring the much-anticipated return of Russian heavyweight superstar Fedor “The Last Emperor” Emelianenko in association with M-1, supported by an All-World caliber undercard, July 19th at the Honda Center in Anaheim, California. (read more)

New Partnership: Trump in Affliction’s Corner - Arlovski Added

MANHATTAN, NEW YORK (June 5, 2008) – Affliction, the premier fashion label for men who love hard rock and fast living, pulled out its Trump card today when the company officially announced its partnership with Donald J. (read more)