Update On AEW's Broadcast Deals In Australia, New Zealand & Pacific Islands
Clarification on AEW content in Australia, New Zealand, and the Pacific Islands
While ESPN announced in a press release that they had secured an "exclusive" broadcast rights deal with All Elite Wrestling for AEW programming in Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands, fans in the region will retain multiple options to watch the promotion's events.
FITE has clarified that AEW Plus and pay-per-views will continue to be available on the platform in the region despite ESPN's announcement.
FITE issued the following press release:
"FITE's AEW Plus remains the best way to enjoy All Elite Wrestling shows in Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands - and FITE is still the exclusive digital platform for live PPV events in the region.
"AEW: Dynamite, AEW: Rampage, are available to AEW Plus subscribers live and on demand with no commercial breaks. Subscribers also get high quality commercial-free access to AEW: Dark, AEW: Dark Elevation, and Battle of the Belts special episodes. All on the most reliable, multi-device, streaming platform in sports.
"FITE is the top platform in the world for PPV events in Pro Wrestling, Boxing, MMA, grappling and other sports, and has been proud to present AEW’s PPV events Revolution, All Out, Double or Nothing, and Full Gear to global audiences live.
"AEW+ is $6.99 per month in the Australian and New Zealand region, with a 7-day free trial."