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date (day) time network episode title
2/25/09 (We.)9:00 PMVERSUS(#412/413) Episode 12/13
2/18/09 (We.)10:00 PMVERSUS(#411) Episode 11
2/11/09 (We.)10:00 PMVERSUS(#410) Episode 10
2/4/09 (We.)10:00 PMVERSUS(#409) Episode 9
1/28/09 (We.)10:00 PMVERSUS(#408) Episode 8
1/21/09 (We.)10:00 PMVERSUS(#407) Episode 7
1/14/09 (We.)10:00 PMVERSUS(#406) Episode 6
1/7/09 (We.)10:00 PMVERSUS(#405) Episode 5
12/31/08 (We.)10:00 PMVERSUS(#404) Episode 4
12/17/08 (We.)10:00 PMVERSUS(#403) Episode 3
12/10/08 (We.)10:00 PMVERSUS(#402) Episode 2
12/3/08 (We.)10:00 PMVERSUS(#401) Episode 1
11/6/07 (Tu.)9:00 PMESPN(#310-120) Finale
10/30/07 (Tu.)10:00 PMESPN(#309-60) Nothing Will Stop Me From Winning This Fight!
10/23/07 (Tu.)10:00 PMESPN(#308-60) Bringing the Pain
10/16/07 (Tu.)10:00 PMESPN(#307-60) No Turning Back: Alfonso Gomez vs. Ben Tackle
10/9/07 (Tu.)10:00 PMESPN(#306-60) Gunnin' for the Knockout
10/2/07 (Tu.)10:00 PMESPN(#305-60) There Ain't No Quitting
9/25/07 (Tu.)10:00 PMESPN(#304-60) The Big Guns
9/18/07 (Tu.)10:00 PMESPN(#303-60) Don't Tell Me Who You Are. Show Me Who You Are.
9/11/07 (Tu.)10:00 PMESPN(#302-60) We're at the Dance Now, Baby!
9/4/07 (Tu.)10:00 PMESPN(#301-60) The Contender Tryouts
9/26/06 (Tu.)10:00 PMESPN(#212-120) Norberto Bravo vs. Gary Balletto
9/19/06 (Tu.)10:00 PMESPN(#211-60) Grady Brewer vs. Michael Stewart
9/12/06 (Tu.)10:00 PMESPN(#210-60) Cornelius Bundrage vs. Walter Wright
9/5/06 (Tu.)10:00 PMESPN(#209-60) Nick Acevedo vs. Steve Forbes
8/29/06 (Tu.)10:00 PMESPN(#208-60) Freddy Curiel vs. Steve Forbes
8/22/06 (Tu.)10:00 PMESPN(#207-60) Jeff Fraza vs. Nick Acevedo
8/15/06 (Tu.)10:00 PMESPN(#206-60) Michael Stewart vs. Ebo Elder
8/8/06 (Tu.)10:00 PMESPN(#205-60) Grady Brewer vs. Vinroy Barrett
8/1/06 (Tu.)10:00 PMESPN(#204-60) Walter Wright vs. Andre Eason
7/25/06 (Tu.)10:00 PMESPN(#203-60) Aaron Torres vs. Gary Balletto
7/18/06 (Tu.)10:00 PMESPN(#201-60/202-60) Michael Clark vs. Cornelius Bundrage/Rudy Cisneros vs. Norberto Bravo
5/24/05 (Tu.)8:00 PMNBC(#115-120) The Final Fight
5/24/05 (Tu.)8:00 PMNBC(#115-120) The Final Fight (*)
5/22/05 (Su.)8:00 PMNBC(#114-60) One Punch Away
5/22/05 (Su.)8:00 PMNBC(#114-60) One Punch Away (*)
5/15/05 (Su.)8:00 PMNBC(#113-60) The Final Four
5/15/05 (Su.)8:00 PMNBC(#113-60) The Final Four (*)
5/8/05 (Su.)8:00 PMNBC(#112-60) Heavy Hands
5/8/05 (Su.)8:00 PMNBC(#112-60) Heavy Hands (*)
5/1/05 (Su.)8:00 PMNBC(#111-60) The Hangman's Noose
5/1/05 (Su.)8:00 PMNBC(#111-60) The Hangman's Noose (*)
4/24/05 (Su.)9:00 PMNBC(#110-60) Who's Playing The Game?
4/24/05 (Su.)9:00 PMNBC(#110-60) Who's Playing The Game? (*)
4/24/05 (Su.)8:00 PMNBC(#109-60) Viva Las Vegas
4/24/05 (Su.)8:00 PMNBC(#109-60) Viva Las Vegas (*)
4/17/05 (Su.)8:00 PMNBC(#108-60) Injury Takes Its Toll
4/17/05 (Su.)8:00 PMNBC(#108-60) Injury Takes Its Toll (*)
4/10/05 (Su.)8:00 PMNBC(#107-60) Opportunity
4/10/05 (Su.)8:00 PMNBC(#107-60) Opportunity (*)
4/3/05 (Su.)8:00 PMNBC(#106-60) Betrayed
4/3/05 (Su.)8:00 PMNBC(#106-60) Betrayed (*)
3/27/05 (Su.)8:00 PMNBC(#105-60) Tears of Sorrow And Pain
3/27/05 (Su.)8:00 PMNBC(#105-60) Tears of Sorrow And Pain (*)
3/27/05 (Su.)7:00 PMNBC(#S1-60) The Best Fights
3/20/05 (Su.)8:00 PMNBC(#104-60) The Enemy Of My Enemy Is My Friend
3/20/05 (Su.)8:00 PMNBC(#104-60) The Enemy Of My Enemy Is My Friend (*)
3/13/05 (Su.)8:00 PMNBC(#103-60) Rivals
3/13/05 (Su.)8:00 PMNBC(#103-60) Rivals (*)
3/10/05 (Th.)10:00 PMNBC(#102-60) Survival Of The Fittest
3/10/05 (Th.)10:00 PMNBC(#102-60) Survival Of The Fittest (*)
3/7/05 (Mo.)9:30 PMNBC(#101-90) Random Acts Of Courage
3/7/05 (Mo.)9:30 PMNBC(#101-90) Random Acts Of Courage (*)






CONTENDER, THE (VERSUS)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
3/7/05 - 2/25/09
STATUS:
canceled/ended (2008-2009 season)
TIME SLOT:
completed airing its current season
SEASON(S):
4 (51 episodes, 0 of which have yet to air)
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ADDITIONAL NOTES:
a show on hiatus for longer than 12 months - without any news about its future - is assumed to be canceled
DESCRIPTION:
(from Versus's web site, November 2008) The fourth season of THE CONTENDER features 16 Cruiserweights from around the world who will face each other in a 12-episode competition. With former boxer and television star Tony Danza serving as host and mentor and veteran Tommy Brooks & John Bray serving as trainers, these fighters will go through the most intense training of their lives and battle in the most challenging fights of their careers. In the end, the two left standing will get into the ring to fight for the coveted title of Contender Champion.
CREW INFORMATION:
· Jeffrey Katzenberg as EP
· Mark Burnett as EP
· Sylvester Stallone as EP
GENRE(S):
· reality (all)
· reality (competition)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· DreamWorks Television
· ESPN Original Entertainment
· Mark Burnett Productions