Showtime Offering Free Preview Weekend With Strikeforce: Marquardt vs. Saffiedine
Showtime announced that they are offering a free preview weekend of Showtime programming that runs January 11 through 13. This will include January 12 when Strikeforce: Marquardt vs. Saffiedine is aired on the premium cable channel.
The event will be offered to potential subscribers in approximately 80 million homes. The main card for the event will be broadcast on Showtime with the preliminary card shown on Showtime Extreme. Subscribers with cable or satellite television will be able to get free access to Showtime, The Movie Channel, Flix, Showtime HD and Showtime Anytime, an on-demand service.
Strikeforce: Marquardt vs. Saffiedine will be the final Strikeforce event. Showtime though has discussed plans of continuing to promote MMA after their deal with Strikeforce expires.