Bodog: Fedor Emelianenko vs. Matt Lindland Broadcast On Free TV


Bodog TV Press sent along the following:

“Bodog Fight: Clash of the Nations,
Fedor Emelianenko vs. Matt Lindland”
Broadcast on Free TV

For Immediate Release

October 20 , 2007

It was one of the most talked about fights ever when it aired on pay-per-view last April. Now, you can see it free!

Tuesday, October 23 at 11 p.m. / 10 p.m. Central, tune in to the ION Television Network in the U.S. and The Fight Network in Canada for a special presentation of Bodog Fight: Clash of the Nations, Fedor Emelianenko vs. Matt Lindland.

Widely regarded as the world's top pound-for-pound fighter, indomitable Russian Fedor Emelianenko (24-1) squares off against 2000 U.S. Olympic silver medalist Matt “The Law” Lindland (20-4) in a colossal heavyweight battle from the famed ICE Palace in St. Petersburg.

Join legendary ringside announcer Bob “The Colonel” Sheridan and color commentators Paul “The Mauler” Lazenby and Jeff Osborne, as Emelianenko appears in front of his Russian comrades (including Russian President Vladimir Putin) for the first time in this “must see” landmark event.

The undercard bout features a pair of welterweights, as Fedor's Russian Red Devil teammate, Dmitry Samoilov (2-0-1), takes on Arizona's Ray Steinbeiss (8-4).

Can't catch this thrilling fight on Tuesday? No problem. Tune in for a special repeat airing on Saturday, October 27.

Viewers can also enter to win a pair of MMA gloves, signed by both fighters! Watch the show, then visit for contest details.

Get more hard-hitting mixed martial arts action online at, with exclusive interviews, behind-the-scenes footage, and each episode of Bodog Fight available for download in high definition.

Bodog Fight: The Complete First Series is now available on DVD. The four-disk set more than ten hours of non-stop action and a ton of extra features, including fighter commentary, new behind the scenes footage and six never-before-seen fights. Plus, get a bonus limited edition CD featuring tracks from Bodog Music artists. Available now at better retailers everywhere and online at

About Bodog Fight

Since its inception in 2006, Bodog Fight has become one of the heavy-hitters in the world of mixed martial arts. Created by billionaire entertainment mogul and longtime MMA enthusiast, Calvin Ayre, Bodog Television's Bodog Fight series offers viewers a unique combination of action and allure from exotic locations throughout the world. Bodog Fight can be viewed in 100 million homes across North America and around the world on Some of Bodog Television's other programs include: a poker lifestyle and reality show, Calvin Ayre Wild Card Poker ; and an international million-dollar band search competition, Bodog Battle. For more information, contact Media Relations at 1-866-892-3371, or [email protected] BODOG is a registered trademark of Bodog Entertainment Group.


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