VERSUS, the exclusive cable television home of World Extreme Cagefighting® (WEC®), today announced its sixth live WEC event of the year, originally scheduled to air on Weds., Sept. 2, has been postponed due to an injury to main event fighter Ben Henderson. The entire card, which will feature Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone against Henderson in a bout that will crown the interim WEC lightweight champion, has been rescheduled and will air on VERSUS on Sat., Oct. 10. Details regarding the venue and exact air time will be announced at a later date.
VERSUS celebrates real competition across all platforms (VERSUS.com, VERSUS on Demand and VERSUS HD). Now in more than 75 million homes, the network is the national cable home of the National Hockey League (NHL), the Stanley Cup Playoffs and the IndyCar® Series as well as best-in-class events such as The Tour de France, the Professional Bull Riders (PBR), World Extreme Cagefighting (WEC) and Professional Boxing. The network also offers collegiate sports featuring nationally-ranked teams from top conferences such as the Pac-10, Big 12, Mountain West and Ivy League. VERSUS features the best field sports programming on television and is a destination for sports fans, athletes and sportsmen to find exclusive, competitive events and original programs, such as Sports Soup and FANARCHY, that audiences can’t find elsewhere. VERSUS, a wholly owned company of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA, CMCSK), is distributed via cable systems and satellite operators throughout the United States.