Extreme is the original extreme sports channel, delivering a diverse blend of the absolute best in extreme sports coverage to viewers around the world—airing 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The channel is currently available on satellite and cable platforms across Russia, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and the USA. For more information on Extreme and its extensive library of extreme sports offerings, click here.
With this agreement, viewers in Russia and the CIS—which includes Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Ukraine—can now experience the legendary IMPACT! series every Friday at 9 p.m. on the Extreme network, as it unleashes two hours of intense action and explosive drama each week. IMPACT Wrestling’s world-class roster boasts some of the industry’s most talented athletes, led by IMPACT World Champion Christian Cage and IMPACT Knockouts Champion Deonna Purrazzo, as well as IMPACT World Tag Team Champions The Good Brothers, IMPACT Knockouts Tag Team Champions Havok & Rosemary and longtime wrestling superstars Josh Alexander, Rich Swann, Eric Young, Matt Cardona, Brian Myers, Chris Sabin, Moose, Heath, and many more.
“This partnership is a strong continuation of Extreme’s ongoing programming development strategy in Russia and the CIS,” said William Lee, CEO, Extreme Channel Limited. “We could not be happier to join forces with IMPACT Wrestling, and are excited for the opportunity to provide IMPACT! content in the Russian language to viewers throughout these territories. IMPACT!’s signature brand of high-octane action is the perfect complement to our programming lineup, and we are confident that our audience will enjoy all the hard-hitting matches, gripping stories and larger-than-life personalities that only IMPACT! can provide.”
Extreme is the longest-running original extreme sports channel, bringing global audiences the best mix of extreme sports from around the world, airing 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Extreme is available on satellite/cable across Europe, the Middle East, Russia, Africa and Extreme + in the United States and more. Please check with your local providers or visit www. extreme.com/en/ for more information.