Sign in or Register
 
 
LiveBuzz
Register today to receive each issue absolutely FREE!
Exhibition News Awards




EN looks back over 150 years of Perton Signs and the company’s...

UK organisers are renowned for launching successful exhibitions and...

The Commonwealth Games and Ryder Cup will be heading to Scotland’s...

Exhibition News April 2014
April 2014

Martial arts show postponed until October
posted on: 11/5/2012 13:26:10
mixed martial arts credit to rookie reflections

The organiser of a martial arts exhibition at The NEC claims to have been forced to postpone this weekend’s show “due to circumstances beyond our control”.
 
Ticket holders for The MMA Show Live, due to be held from 12 to 13 May, have been told a critical supplier to the event has cancelled its services. According to organiser Split Decision, this caused a series of knock-on effects that made it necessary to move the event to October.
 
Split Decision apologised to disappointed fans for postponing the show.
 
“We would like to thank everyone for their support and understanding, as we are deeply disappointed in having to make this decision,” the company said.
 
Liam Fisher from Split Decision told MMAjunkie.com he has had his personal address posted online and received death threats since the postponement. The publication also revealed several fighters scheduled to appear at the show are considering legal action to recover money promised to participants.
 
In February, the organiser announced its Martial Arts Show Live was expanding to include an extra show on mixed martial arts.
 
MMA Show ticket holders are invited to attend The Martial Arts Show Live in Hall 11 this weekend free of charge, and will receive replacement tickets for the rearranged dates for the show from 20 to 21 October.
 
Got a story for Exhibition News? Email us: exhibitionnews@mashmedia.net


Print:
Email:
Share article:

COMMENTS
Would you like to Leave a Comment?

LATEST NEWS
CPhI Worldwide, part of UBM Live has appointed Rutger Oudejans to the role of brand director of the UBM Pharma Portfolio.

Prime Minister backs APPG Events inquiry
posted on: 16/4/2014 11:22:59
Prime Minister David Cameron has endorsed the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) Inquiry for Events.

The organisers of the International Festival for Business (IFB) have extended their promise to showcase the strengths of the UK’s economic recovery with a series of new events.

The Vintage Sports-Car Club has chosen Peterborough Arena to stage a week of celebrations to mark its 80th milestone.

Global Experience Specialists (GES) has appointed Rob Collins to the position of director of new congress business.