Media Notes: Mai TV Fiji Ltd. Secures Rights To Broadcast Bundesliga Matches
Mai TV Fiji Ltd. "has secured the rights to air the Bundesliga competition." Mai TV "will air the remaining matches" of the '13-14 season and the '14-15 season. Mai TV "received the rights from DFL Sports Enterprises," which is the int'l agent for the competition and a subsidiary of the Bundesliga itself (FIJI TIMES, 1/9). ... UFC Exec VP & Asia Managing Dir Mark Fischer said that the outfit is "considering launching a Southeast Asia version of its reality television show, as well as a series pitting fighters from South Korea and Japan against each other." Fischer said that "The Ultimate Fighter" is now in its first season in China and "attracts as many as 16 million viewers" (WALL STREET JOURNAL, 1/10).