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 email@example.com NASDAQ MarketSite: Jolene Libretto (646) 441-5220 Jolene.Libretto@NASDAQOMX.com
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