UFC fights will be shown on SuperSport from January 2019, the company has announced.
UFC will be broadcast on DStv’s Premium package across sub-Saharan Africa.
“With over 40 live events a year and 100 hours of magazine programming, fans across the continent will see the world’s best mixed martial artists regularly appearing on their screens,” said SuperSport.
“We have such a strong roster of talented mixed martial artists coming through from across Africa that it is the perfect time for UFC to begin an exciting new relationship with SuperSport,” added David Shaw, UFC Senior Vice-President International and Content.
UFC fights have grown in popularity in recent years, and have started to attract massive crowds as interest in the sport grows.