updated 9/20/2010 12:46:24 PM ET 2010-09-20T16:46:24

DANVILLE, Calif., Sept. 20, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ActionView International, Inc. (Pink Sheets:AVEW) today announced that the next World Championship Full Contact (WCFC) event will be a held on Saturday, October 16, 2010 at The Rail Event Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. The main event on October 16th will be a match between "Super" Steven Siler from the Riven fight team and Steven "Razor" Sharp of Absolute MMA.

The October 16th pro-am event will be recorded for Comcast's video-on-demand service (VOD) in the Mountain West region. Additional bouts on the fight card will be announced in the near future.

The WCFC expects to hold monthly pro-am events in venues across the United States. The last pro-am was held on September 4, 2010 at The Scrapyard in Ogden, Utah. Large-scale events with all-professional fight cards are also planned in selected markets.  The September 4th event, held before a capacity crowd, featured two professional matchups and seven amateur fights, including two female bouts. 

At the September 4th WCFC event, Steven Siler defeated James Francis by submission using a guillotine choke.  Steven "Razor" Sharp last fought in an April 3rd WCFC event at The Rail where he won a unanimous decision over Dave Castillo in a 3-round slugfest. The bout was considered by many to be the best fight in Utah in recent memory.

"If Siler versus Sharp is any indication, the October 16th promises to be a tremendously exciting and entertaining evening," said Johnny Riche, head of LBH Productions, which is producing the event. "Siler is the top 145-pounder in the west and has had a few fights at 155. He is ready to face Sharp, who one of the top 155-pounders. This is a fight that has been in the works for 6 years and is one that everyone in Utah wants to see. The rest of the fight card for the October 16th event will be set shortly and announced as soon as possible." 

Fans are invited to visit the new WCFC website at www.wcfc.com to see the poster for the October 16th event and for more information about the WCFC.

ActionView International's wholly-owned MatchFights subsidiary delivers the most exciting brand of full contact fighting under its World Championship Full Contact (WCFC) banner. MatchFights' events are broadcast live in television quality to a worldwide audience over the Internet, and revenue is derived from pay-per-view buys.  

Fight fans, fighters, promoters, trainers and ring girls are encouraged to visit the WCFC website at www.wcfc.com to set up a personal profile and join the first and only comprehensive content driven MMA web community dedicated to fighting. The site harnesses the power of social networks, allowing users to connect and share information about their favorite fighters, fights and events. A comprehensive marketing program is expected to result in the www.wcfc.com becoming the dominant fighting website in the world and draw consumers for WCFC events broadcast over the Internet. 

Shareholders and anyone interested in monitoring the progress of the company are encouraged to subscribe to the electronic mailing list at www.actionviewint.com .    

About ActionView International, Inc.

ActionView International ( www.actionviewint.com ), its wholly owned MatchFights, LLC subsidiary and the World Championship Full Contact brand deliver exciting, live, pay-per-view events in an interactive venue over the Internet to a global audience. Revenue is derived from pay-per-view buys. The live events have broad appeal and may include elements of fighting, music, ring girl contests, and other live entertainment as part of the broadcast. For additional information about MatchFights and its World Championship Full Contact brand, please visit www.wcfc.com and join the world's premier fight-based network. 

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