Maybe. FS 1 will take the space of the Speed Channel on your cable package. But as of July 15, DirecTV, Dish Network and Time Warner didn't have a deal in place to carry FS 1. According to a Q & A about FS1, people who don't get the channel and want it should call their cable provider. Here are the other notes pertinent to MMA fans:
-- You can watch it on your smartphone or tablet, but only if you get it on cable.
When FOX Sports 1 launches in August, we’ll also be releasing FOX Sports GO, a groundbreaking mobile sports experience for iPhone, iPad, Android devices and web. The app will offer more than 1,100 live games and events from across FOX Sports, FOX Sports 1 and FOX Sports’ 22 regional sports networks. It will also have scores, highlights, news, stats and analysis.
-- The Ultimate Fighter will air on Fox Sports 1.
The Ultimate Fighter, UFC’s signature reality series, moves to FOX Sports 1 when it returns in September. The series, featuring Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate as coaches, will run on Wednesday evenings at 10:00 PM ET where it anchors FOX Sports 1’s prime time UFC programming block. Season 18 of The Ultimate Fighter premieres Wednesday, Sept. 4 (10:00 PM ET).
The Wednesday night UFC block will also include live fights. Two events are already scheduled: Aug. 28 in Indianapolis, with Carlos Condit vs. Martin Kampmann headlining, and Sept. 4 in Brazil, with Ryan Bader vs. Glover Teixeira in the main event.
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