MMA Awards Officially Airs on Versus
The much-anticipated award giving body for Mixed Martial Arts are little by little becoming official. The Fighters Only MMA Awards 2010 will air on Versus and former ESPN reporter Molly Qerim will be Randy Couture's co-host.
This 2010 World MMA Awards is a black-tie ceremony which will take place on Dec. 1 in Las Vegas. A taped version of the event will air Dec. 9 at 10 p.m. ET (7 p.m. PT) on Versus.
Fighters Only has announced earlier this year that UFC Hall of Famer and known legend, Randy Couture, will host the ceremony. His co-host will be Molly Qerim, former ESPN “MMA Live” host and reporter who works for Versus now.
“We are delighted to be back on Versus for the second year running,” Fighters Only President and CEO Rob Hewitt stated. “The network did a spectacular job last year bringing the Fighters Only World Mixed Martial Arts Awards to the very fans who voted. Molly is a top-flight presenter who brings glamor and an intimate knowledge of the sport from her time at ESPN. We can’t wait to see the chemistry between her and host Randy Couture.”
Final voting runs through Nov. 26 at www.worldmmaawards.com.
This year’s awards night will take place at at The Pearl at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas. Fans can join the event. Tickets are available at $59 to $99 and are now on sale by calling (702) 944-3200 or at any Ticketmaster location.View Article Source »