DIRECTV will air this Saturday’s Mixed Martial Arts PPV broadcast of Bellator NYC: Sonnen vs. Silva in 4K.
The night’s card, which will be held in Madison Square Garden, will be headlined by the long-awaited match between Chael Sonnen (29-15-1) and Wanderlei Silva (35-12-1).
The broadcast will begin at 10 p.m. ET, with the main event preceded by 13 preliminary matches including championship bouts between Douglas Lima and Lorenz Larkin and lightweight champion Michael Chandler against Brent Primus.
DIRECTV’s 4K presentation, which will air on the satcaster’s live 4K channel, channel 106, will cost $59.99. The high-def version will cost $49.99.
Layer3, the live streaming service available in five markets, has announced it will also offer the event in 4K.
— Phillip Swann