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Business - 11 Nov 2020 - Media
Podcast producer HWY61 has launched the HWY61 Network, a platform created to assist independent producers in getting their podcasts made and published.
Boxing - 09 Nov 2020 - Media rights
FIGHT SPORTS™, continuing to secure rights to the top Live World Championship Boxing Events in the sport, has now landed the exclusive rights to over 30 countries for one of the best fights of the year as WBC and IBF Welterweight World Champion Errol Spence Jr. (26-0, 21 KO) returns to the ring to take on former World Champion Danny Garcia (36-2, 21 KO) on December 5th from AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.
Business - 28 Oct 2020 - Host broadcast & production
Gravity Media, the leading global provider of complex live broadcast facilities and production services to content owners, creators and distributors, has welcomed Nick Bender, Vanessa Cooper and Laura Wignall to its UK Business Development Team.
Swimming - 14 Oct 2020 - Media rights
The upcoming ISL 2020 season 2 will broadcast to more than 140 countries and territories around the world when it kicks off in Budapest, Hungary in just two days.
Boxing - 08 Oct 2020 - Media rights
Fight Sports continues its return to top-level Live Championship Boxing Events by securing the exclusive rights to over 50 countries for the highly anticipated upcoming Lightweight World Championship Unification Event on October 17 featuring one of boxing’s top pound-for-pound stars, Vasily Lomachenko, taking on undefeated World Champion Teofimo Lopez (15-0- 12KOs).
Business - 02 Oct 2020 - Television
Mexico City, October 1, 2020 - Cinépolis Klic® announced today that the Claro Sports channel is adding to its content catalog in Mexico for only $ 50 pesos per month. In addition, the signal will have a trial period of seven days at no cost when activating the option with a recurring charge.
Boxing - 14 Aug 2020 - Television
As Live World Class Championship Boxing resumes from a several month layoff, Fight Sports returns to the action with back-to-back Live Events taking place on August 15th and August 22nd, including some of the top heavyweights in the sport looking to position themselves as the next top contenders for the World Heavyweight Title.
University sports - 22 May 2020 - Television
With most live sports cancelled for the spring and summer of 2020, European television sports giant Eurosport will telecast some of the best highlights from the Napoli 2019 World University Games, on Monday 25 May and Tuesday 26 May.
American football - 03 Apr 2020 - Media
Start-up podcast producer HWY61 has launched its first new series, The Neil Reynolds Podcast.
Conferences - 11 Mar 2020 - Media
Laurent Puons, chief executive of SPORTEL, and Nick Volante, SPORTEL’s exclusive marketing agent, review the 2020 edition of the spring market in Miami.
Boxing - 20 Feb 2020 - Media rights
FIGHT SPORTS, the 24/7 linear channel dedicated to premium Live Events and original programming covering the entire fight industry, has acquired the exclusive rights to the upcoming Deontay Wilder vs. Tyson Fury II event from Las Vegas for over 20 countries, including the Middle East/North Africa region, and several territories throughout Europe and Asia.
Various - 13 Feb 2020 - Internet
LAUSANNE, February 13, 2020 – The Sports Practice of leading global communications agency BCW (Burson Cohn & Wolfe) today released its 2019 International Sports Federation Social Media Ranking, which aims to capture the social media footprint of the 41 international Olympic sports federations (IFs).
Business - 30 Jan 2020 - Internet
Nothing in sports and entertainment can be taken for granted. Whether it be the success of your club, your league or your idol, nothing is for certain. This is especially relevant for the love and dedication that fans give to these industries. Over generations, their level of devotion, through the good and the bad, has been unmatched across industries and across the world.
Soccer - 16 Jan 2020 - Technology
The Deutsche Fußball Liga (DFL) has been honoured with the ‘Best Sports Project Award’ at DreamlandXR Music, Technology and E-Sports Festival at CES in Las Vegas. The award recognises the DFL’s efforts to drive innovation in football by connecting both the unique live experience of fans in the stadium as well as the digital flow of information in an increasingly interconnected and digital world.
Soccer - 12 Nov 2019 - Television
Saturday’s ‘Klassiker’ between FC Bayern München and Borussia Dortmund once again drew interest from around the globe with millions of fans tuning in to the Bundesliga showdown, making it one of the world’s most watched games in club football.
Rugby union - 05 Nov 2019 - Internet
New Zealand's quarter-final thrashing of Ireland in the recent Rugby World Cup was the most-streamed sports event ever in the country, according to rights-holder Spark Sport, the online platform that also insisted reports of problems with its service during the tournament were over-exaggerated.
Various - 05 Jul 2019 - Television
Eurovision Sport has appointed Robert Portman, former Head of Sport and Sports Rights at Yle, as Head of Winter Sport.
University sports - 17 Jun 2019 - Media rights
The best of university sport action is now guaranteed to reach millions of homes all over Asia after the International University Sports Federation (FISU) signed a three-year agreement with the Asian Broadcasting Union, ensuring that FISU sports events will be available to the extensive ABU members’ network across the Asia – Pacific region.
Tennis - 24 May 2019 - Host broadcast & production
PlaySight Interactive and Crionet are excited today to announce a new technology partnership in tennis.
Various - 08 May 2019 - Internet
Wiz-Team, the Swiss technology company which specialises in event management solutions for major sporting bodies, government agencies and corporations, is proud to announce it is joining the .sport community through a new dedicated website wiz-team.sport.
Soccer - 26 Apr 2019 - Media rights
The « Coupe de France » Final between the clubs of Stade Rennais and Paris Saint-Germain, will be broadcast worldwide. Outside France, 32 TV channels will broadcast Live the Match in 160 territories as detailed hereafter:
Conferences - 19 Feb 2019 - Media
After their successful participation in Singapore, Telstra is back at SPORTELAsia and will also host a panel discussion about the rise of esports and its opportunities for growth.
Various - 18 Feb 2019 - Events
The 2019 Laureus World Sports Awards will be broadcast live and delayed to a record number of countries and territories worldwide. This year the ceremony will be available in over 200 countries and territories around the world, giving millions of people the chance to view the premier honours event on the international sporting calendar.
University sports - 05 Feb 2019 - Media rights
LAUSANNE — The best of global university sport will be available on more screens than ever to fans worldwide, as the International University Sports Federation (FISU) and Eurovision Services (ES) announced an agreement that covers all FISU events through to 2021. The pact allows for the distribution of an international signal to rights holding broadcasters on the Eurovision Global Network.
Soccer - 29 Jan 2019 - Internet
The Bundesliga has announced the launch of its platform on Jinri Toutiao on the back of news that the ‘Football As It’s Meant To Be’ hashtag was used more than 400 million times last year in China, eclipsing all other foreign leagues.
Skiing - 25 Jan 2019 - Television
Eurovision Sport is leading the way by extending the reach of winter sports in China. This season, it has expanded the number of events to be aired in the country free-to-air either live or via news and highlights packages which have been specially tailored for the market.
University sports - 10 Jan 2019 - Media rights
LAUSANNE — There’s an old adage in television — you’ve got to give the people what they want. University sports fans received that today as the International University Sports Federation (FISU) and the Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union (ABU) announced a three-year agreement. The pact allows for the ABU Sports Network to distribute broadcast content from FISU sports events throughout the Asia-Pacific region to its members.
Skiing - 13 Dec 2018 - Media rights
The EBU and Austrian Ski Association (ÖSV) have extended their media rights partnership for three more seasons, 2018/19/20/21 - with the option for three more.
Boxing - 12 Dec 2018 - Media rights
Coming off of the exciting broadcast of the WBC Heavyweight World Championship classic between Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury, followed by HBO’s farewell boxing broadcast headlined by longtime Female Welterweight World Champion Cecilia Braekhus, FIGHT SPORTS™ ends the year with three more World Championship events.
Soccer - 29 Oct 2018 - Media rights
The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) President Shaikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa today signed the historic commercial contract with partners DDMC Fortis which secures the financial future of the game in Asia for a decade.
Soccer - 21 Sep 2018 - Host broadcast & production
Buenos Aires – TORNEOS, leading sports marketing and media company in Latin America, was assigned by the South American Football Confederation (CONMEBOL) to provide the TV production services of the CONMEBOL Libertadores, CONMEBOL Sudamericana and CONMEBOL Recopa, in Argentina, Brazil, Peru and Uruguay, during 2019 – 2022 business cycles.
Modern pentathlon - 20 Sep 2018 - Media rights
Pro-Active Broadcast's crew were recently in action in Mexico to cover what turned out to be a truly spectacular 2018 UIPM Pentahlon World Championships.
Boxing - 19 Sep 2018 - Media rights
FIGHT SPORTS adds the Joshua vs. Povetkin World Heavyweight Championship event on September 22nd to its line-up that follows a weekend that featured the Canelo Alvarez-Gennady Golovkin rematch across FIGHT SPORTS territories.
Various - 12 Sep 2018 - Internet
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – SportAccord today announced it has been awarded exclusive use of the ‘DotSport’ domain extension ‘sportaccord.sport’ following the successful launch of the new .sport digital ecosystem, managed and delivered by GAISF.
Athletics - 12 Sep 2018 - Media rights
On Sunday 16 September, the roads of Beijing will witness the spectacular sight of 30,000 athletes racing in the 2018 CFLD Beijing Marathon.
Business - 04 Sep 2018 - Media
At IBC (booth 8.B40), Slomo.tv, a leading international producer of cost-effective high performance video record and instant replay systems, will debut the world’s smallest video replay server. Designated Ripley, this unique video replay server is configured within the form factor of the replay controller.
Motor racing - 20 Jul 2018 - Internet
At the event opener in Astrakhan Silk Way Rally fans will be able to keep up to date with the very latest news about the competition, the drivers, the teams and all the action. They will also be able to view the new VR 360 technology, get behind the scenes and choose their point of view LIVE. This can be live race action from a 360 onboard camera, interviews, and highlights from the Bivouac atmosphere, and use the forum to react and offer opinions.
13 Jul 2018 - Television
The Silk Way rally 2018 will benefit from a large worldwide TV coverage once again, including broadcasts in Europe, the Asia Pacific region, Africa and the Americas.
Business - 11 Jul 2018 - Free-to-air
A prominent figure in the sport industry, Glen was most recently Managing Director of Eir Sport and Eir Television in Ireland, where he was responsible for Eir's IPTV platform and newly acquired sports channels.
University sports - 20 Jun 2018 - Television
LAUSANNE, 19 June 2018 – FISU, the home of international university sport, announced today that it has reached an agreement with the Olympic Channel to collaborate on content. The signing of today’s Memorandum of Understanding strengthens FISU’s position to effectively engage new audiences and younger generations all year round, utilising the Olympic Channel’s digital platform and social channels.
Business - 09 Apr 2018 - Technology
Experienced SaaS sales and marketing leaders Nathan Birtle and Helen Aboagye to join senior management team.
Horse racing - 03 Apr 2018 - Television
More than one billion TV viewers across 150 territories had access to the $30million Dubai World Cup fixture from Meydan on Saturday.
Table tennis - 27 Mar 2018 - Host broadcast & production
International Acclaim for 1080 Media TV production
Business - 21 Mar 2018 - Media
London, UK – 20 March 2018 – Imagen, the leading Software-as-a-Service video management company, announced today that it has engaged Dave Franza as consultant, a move that highlights its expansion in the US sports market.
Business - 01 Mar 2018 - Media
San Diego, CA - Hookit, the market leading sponsorship analytics and valuation platform for sports, and Kantar Media, a global leader in media intelligence, have expanded their partnership to provide clients with insights and valuations to maximize their entire sponsorship spend.
Soccer - 14 Feb 2018 - Media
Paris and Miami, 13 February 2018 - SOLIVE, the live-publishing software, and the Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) announced an agreement to ensure maximum awareness of its competitions on social media.
Olympics - 14 Feb 2018 - Media
Sportcal Media, one of the world’s leading providers of comprehensive sports market intelligence, and Hookit, the pioneering social media intelligence platform, have combined to launch a series of Social Media reports focused on the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games. 
Boxing - 13 Feb 2018 - Media
FIGHT SPORTS’ New York-based parent company CSI Sports has agreed to a deal to acquire rights to the Deontay Wilder vs. Luis Ortiz WBC Heavyweight World Championship Live event, taking place March 3rd at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. 
Business - 12 Feb 2018 - Media
LONDON — 05. 02, 2018 — Imagen Ltd have announced the introduction of live capture and social media publishing to further extend the capabilities of their award-winning video management platform.
eSports - 25 Jan 2018 - Media
Today, the EBU announced a partnership with Ubisoft to make the finals of the Steep™ Road to the Olympics tournament available to its Members – bringing a fresh dimension to this year’s Olympic Winter Games.
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