World Armwrestling League (WAL) recently announced that Turner Sports’ new streaming service, Bleacher Report LIVE will be the exclusive source for its live event programming. The new streaming service will allow fans to watch WAL live events including five regional events and the final event of the WAL season – Supermatch Showdown Championship.
“Everyone understands arm wrestling. It’s one of mankind’s oldest competitive outlets and carries a universal level of relevance regardless of age, ethnicity or geography,” said Steve Kaplan, WAL President and Commissioner. “We couldn’t be more excited about the relationship with Turner Sports and its ability to expand our rapidly growing audience to a wider range of global sports fans through B/R Live.”
World Armwrestling League’s partnership with Turner will leverage the network’s tremendous reach through television advertising and digital marketing campaigns, promoting WAL events offered on B/R Live.
The 2018 season will feature five two-hour live primetime events on Thursday nights:
- WAL 401 – April 19 – Chicago: Joe’s Live 8 p.m. ET/7 p.m. CT
- WAL 402 – May 17 – Baltimore: Ram’s Head Live 8 p.m. ET/7 p.m. CT
- WAL 403 – June 14 – Cleveland: Agora 8 p.m. ET/7 p.m. CT
- WAL 404 – July 19 – Norfolk, VA: Norva 8 p.m. ET/7 p.m. CT
- WAL 405 – August 9 – Los Angeles: Novo 8 p.m. ET/7 p.m. CT
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