UPDATING and REPLACING -- Heavyweight Champion Fedor and MMA Superstar Tito Ortiz to Ring NASDAQ Opening Bell in Anticipation of Affliction M-1 'Day of Reckoning'

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| Source: The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.

ADVISORY, Jan. 20, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In a press release issued on Jan. 16 the bell ringing date was stated as Jan. 19, however, note that the date for the bell ringing by Heavyweight Champion Fedor and MMA Superstar Tito Ortiz has changed. The updated release follows:



 Who:
 Fedor Emelianenko, Current WAMMA Heavyweight Champion of the
 World; Tito Ortiz, Commentator, "Day of Reckoning" Pay-Per-View
 Telecast; Tom Atencio, Vice President, Affliction Entertainment.
 
 What:
 Promoted by Golden Boy Promotions and brought to you by
 Affliction Entertainment and its partners, Donald J. Trump and M-1
 Global, Affliction M-1 "Day of Reckoning" is scheduled for January 24
 at Honda Center in Anaheim, CA and live on Pay-Per-View. The loaded
 fight card includes 11 rousing bouts of fierce, full-throttle action
 headlined by Fedor Emelianenko vs. Andrei Arlovski. The six-fight
 blockbuster PPV telecast, beginning at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT, features
 MMA stars Josh Barnett, Renato "Babalu" Sobral, Chris Horodecki and
 Matt Lindland in separate bouts. Contact your Pay-Per-View provider to
 order. As a prelude to the highly anticipated PPV telecast, HDNet will
 televise live beginning at 7:00 p.m. ET/4:00 p.m. PT five additional
 fights with the marquee match-up of Antonio Nogueira vs. Vladimir
 Matyushenko as the main event.
 
 Ticket prices range from $50-$450 and can be purchased through
 Ticketmaster (available online at www.ticketmaster.com or at all
 Ticketmaster outlets, or by phone at 714-740-2000) and at Honda
 Center Box Office (714-704-2500).
 
 Where:
 NASDAQ MarketSite - 4 Times Square - 43rd & Broadway - Broadcast Studio
 
 When:
 Wednesday, January 21, 2009 at 9:15 - 9:30 a.m. ET
 
 Contact:
 Jeremy Silkowitz
 202.783.5500
 jsilkowitz@swansonpr.com
 
 NASDAQ MarketSite:
 Jolene Libretto
 (646) 441-5220
 Jolene.Libretto@NASDAQOMX.com

Feed Information:

The Opening Bell is available from 9:20 a.m. to 9:35 a.m. on Galaxy 19 C/15, downlink frequency 4000 vertical. The feed can also be found on Ascent fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Jolene Libretto at (646) 441-5220.

Radio Feed:

An audio transmission of the Opening Bell is also available from 9:20 a.m. to 9:35 a.m. on uplink IA6 C band / transponder 24, downlink frequency 4180 horizontal. The feed can be found on Ascent fiber 1623 as well.

Webcast:

A live webcast of the NASDAQ Opening Bell will be available at: http://www.nasdaq.com/reference/marketsite_about.stm.

Photos:

To obtain a hi-resolution photograph of the Market Open, please go to http://www.nasdaq.com/reference/marketsite_events.stm and click on the market open of your choice.

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