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BodogFight: St. Petersburg Viewers Vote Mike Brown as Favorite Fighter
$50,000 Awarded to Fan's Favorite Fighter
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April 11, 2007
The viewers have spoken! After eight action-packed episodes of BodogFight: St. Petersburg on ION Television, the ballots have now been counted and the BodogFight Viewers' Champion can be officially crowned.
As the fan's favorite, Mike Brown pockets a cool $50,000.”I'm thrilled to win this award,” said Florida's Mike Brown from his home in Coconut Creek. “I've already got family asking to borrow money! Seriously, I want to thank BodogFight and of course all the fans who voted for me.”
“Fans clearly responded to Mike's fight with Yves Edwards, and I couldn't agree more. That bout was thrilling from start to finish and Mike is definitely worthy of receiving this cash prize,” said Bodog Entertainment founder Calvin Ayre.
Tune in to BodogFight's latest Pay-Per-View event on April 14, 2007. Presented by BodogFight and M-1, Fedor Emelianenko vs. Matt Lindland, Clash of the Nations will be available via satellite in more than 44 million households in the United States exclusively on the Dish Network and In Demand, and to more than 3 million households in Canada via Viewers Choice, Shaw and Bell ExpressVu. Details available on www.BodogFight.com/ppv
The card is now set for the event!
5:30PM – 7:00PM (Undercard)
Josh Curran v Jarno Nurminen Heavyweight
Rodrigo Damm v Santino Defranco Lightweight
Steve Steinbeiss v Bill Mahood Lt Light Heavyweight
PPV from 7:00PM – 10:00PM (Pay Per View)
Roman Zentzov v Kristof Midoux Heavyweight
Amanda Buckner v Hitomi Akano Ladies 135lb
Andrey Semenov v Jorge Santiago Middleweight
Aleksander Emilianenko v Eric Pele Super Heavyweight
Eddie Alvarez v Nick Thompson Welterweight Title Fight
Fedor Emelianenko v Matt Lindland Heavyweight
Julia Berezikova v Julie Kedzie Ladies 135lb
Dmitry Samoilov v Ray Steinbeiss Welterweight
Eric Oganov v Derrick Noble Welterweight
Amar Suloev v Andy Foster Light Heavyweight
Please note that “undercard” bouts will only air live (or as highlight packages) if time permits.
Visit www.BodogFight.com/ppv for full details and stay tuned to ION Television because coming April 17th, 2007 the BodogFight series returns to the sunny shores of Costa Rica for a whole new season!
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