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Alex is a trainee reporter at Sportcal. He focuses on soccer, NFL, basketball and combat sports.

Alex Donaldson

Matchroom partners Rakuten, NSN to bring boxing to Japan

Three major boxing events per year will be hosted in Japan across the three-year tie-up.

Canal Plus opts not to participate in Ligue 1 domestic rights tender

This will mark the first time since the formation of Canal Plus in 1984 that the network will not air Ligue 1.

STS to market UEFA club competitions after Entain acquisition

STS secured the rights through its new parent company Entain, which purchased STS in June.

Lionesses resolve pay dispute with FA

The team’s dispute with the FA was put on hold during the FIFA Women’s World Cup.

Rupert Murdoch to retire as Fox Corp chairman

The businessman will continue as honorary chairman while his son Lachlan will run his companies, Fox and News Corp.

Channel 5 to show Cricket World Cup highlights in Sky tie-up

The commercial broadcaster will broadcast one-hour highlight programs for each of the tournament’s 48 fixtures.

BCCI brings SBI Life on board as new sponsor

SBI Life will sponsor BCCI domestic and international cricket until 2026, including the upcoming men’s Cricket World Cup.

PFL playoffs to be broadcast in France on RMC

The playoffs are set to take place in Paris, with an all-French headlining bout.

DAZN Bet launches in Germany

Germany is the fourth European market DAZN Bet has launched in, after the UK, Spain, and Italy.

IRFU renews and expands Vodafone tie-up

Vodafone will also become the back-of-shirt sponsor of the Irish women’s national team.