Broadcast Rights

The Saudi-backed LIV Golf tour announced its first broadcast television and streaming agreement in the United States on Thursday, penning a 'multi-year' deal with The CW Network, the tour said in a statement.

While the deal is not with one of the top networks for live sport, securing a television deal in the US was one of the prime goals for LIV Golf, which has signed up several top players even as it is engaged in legal battles with the PGA Tour.

Jan 17, 2023 20:01
NEW DELHI: After a successful inaugural edition, Ultimate Kho Kho has achieved another milestone as the latest YouGov Report reveals that the league reached 164 million across various media touch points, emerging amongst the top-3 non-cricket leagues in India.
Jan 17, 2023 20:01
MUMBAI: Badminton royalty will descend in India for the BWF India Open 2023 as the second event of the BWF World Tour 2023 will tip off in New Delhi, exclusively live-streamed on JioCinema from January 18th. EuroSport India has taken up the linear TV rights for the live telecast of the BWF Super 750 event in India.
Jan 17, 2023 18:01
MUMBAI: The media rights auction of the Women’s Indian Premier League (WIPL) was reportedly set to to determine whether all ten franchises that make up the IPL would put in team bids.  
Jan 16, 2023 17:01
LAUSANNE: The International Olympic Committee (IOC) Monday announced that all media rights in Europe for the four Olympic Games in the 2026-2032 period have been awarded to the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) and Warner Bros. Discovery. 
Jan 16, 2023 16:01
MUMBAI: The BCCI on Monday announced that Viacom18 have bagged the media rights for the inaugural five-year cycle of the upcoming Women's Indian Premier League.  The BCCI confirmed that the Reliance India Ltd-controlled network was the successful bidder for the consolidated bid for the media rights (i.e., global televisions rights and global digital rights).
Jan 13, 2023 17:01
MUMBAI: Sports streaming platform FanCode has announced that it will stream the FIH Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup 2023 Bhubaneswar-Rourkela live on its platform in India. All 44 matches will be streamed on the FanCode app (Android, iOS, TV) and its website, starting January 13.
Jan 12, 2023 17:01
MUMBAI: Warner Bros. Discovery Thursday announced the acquisition of exclusive broadcast rights for the BWF Yonex Sunrise India Open.  The country’s first ever Super 750 badminton tournament on the BWF World Tour will see some of the world’s top shuttlers compete at New Delhi’s K. D. Jadhav Indoor Hall from January 17 to 22 – and viewers can catch all the LIVE action on Eurosport India.
Jan 12, 2023 17:01
ZEE Entertainment Enterprises Limited (ZEEL), the official broadcast partner of DP World International League T20 (DP World ILT20), which is set to debut on Friday, January 13, has announced Paytm, Kurkure Playz, Kent RO and Gulf Oil as the first set of sponsors for its inaugural edition.
Jan 10, 2023 18:01
MUMBAI: The FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 was the test case that delivered "proof of concept" in spades. The upcoming Indian Premier League is where India host digital platform JioCinema will go the whole hog with free-to-air streaming of the country's most valuable media property.
Jan 09, 2023 16:01
MUMBAI: India’s home season media rights holder Star India is seeking a Rs 130 crore discount on its existing deal, the current cycle for which ends in March. While Team India jersey sponsor BYJU's, which wants an immediate out from its sponsorship agreement, has reportedly told the the BCCI to encash its bank guarantee worth an estimated Rs 140 crore.