DUBAI: The International Cricket Council Thursday announced that for the first time ever 541 pathway event matches across three ICC World Cups will be live-streamed globally in partnership with IMG, ensuring more cricket from more nations than ever before is accessible to fans around the world.
Feb 25, 2021 12:02
MUMBAI: Star India-controlled Mashal Sports Pvt Ltd (Mashal), founder and commercial rights holder for the Pro Kabaddi League, is set to conduct an open market media rights auction for 5 seasons (Season 8 – Season 12) of PKL to be held during 2021 – 2025.
Feb 25, 2021 11:02
LONDON: Formula E and Discovery, the international broadcaster that owns Eurosport, Wednesday announced an extension of their media partnership to show the all-electric racing series live across Europe. Discovery will utilise its extensive range of free-to-air, pay-tv and digital platforms to support the growth of Formula E in Europe.
Feb 24, 2021 17:02
MUMBAI: In the wake of sustained demands from the franchises, sports management company Mashal Sports, founded by Anand Mahindra and Charu Sharma, and now majority owned by Star India, has confirmed it will open the tender process for the media rights of Pro Kabaddi League (PKL). The rights will be awarded for five years, from Seasons 8 to 12, or until 2025, whichever is earlier.
Feb 22, 2021 17:02
LONDON: Sky Sports will show exclusive live coverage of England's ODI and T20 series against India in March with seamer Stuart Broad part of the commentary team. Broad will join Dinesh Karthik, David Lloyd, Nasser Hussain, Michael Atherton, Ian Ward, Ebony Rainford-Brent and Rob Key during the series, which consist of five T20Is and three ODIs.
Feb 20, 2021 06:02
MUMBAI: UEFA, the governing body for football in Europe, has invited tenders for broadcasting rights in the Indian sub-continent to UEFA's club competitions for the 2021-24 cycle. The tender process, led by TEAM Marketing AG, UEFA’s official marketing agency, has set a first-round bid deadline of March 16 (10 AM CET).
Feb 20, 2021 05:02
NEW YORK: Discovery has secured the exclusive global rights to show the Giro d’Italia until at least 2025** in a move that further strengthens its unrivalled live cycling coverage and reputation as the home of the Grand Tours.
Feb 15, 2021 14:02
MUMBAI: With almost 29 million subscribers, Disney+ Hotstar makes up 30 percent of the Disney+ subscriber base, but the inclusion of the former has brought down the average monthly revenue per paid subscriber down to $4.03 from an ARPU of $5.56 for Disney+.
Feb 12, 2021 19:02
LONDON: The Professional Squash Association (PSA) has signed a landmark multi-year agreement with Infront, a Wanda Sports Group company, which will see the leading sports marketing agency become a strategic commercial partner of the global governing body for professional squash.
Feb 10, 2021 13:02
MUMBAI: Disney+ Hotstar announced Wednesday the key sponsors for the ongoing Paytm India vs England series - Dream11 as the co-presenting sponsor, with ICICI Bank and Tata Cliq as the ‘powered by sponsors’. Zomato, Unacademy, 1MG, ICICI Prudential Mutual Fund, Kingfisher Storm Soda, and Kingfisher Packaged Drinking Water have been signed on as associate sponsors.
Feb 08, 2021 18:02
PROVIDENCE, R.I.,: Bally’s Corporation, a leading US provider of land-based gaming and interactive entertainment, Monday announced that it acquired SportCaller, one of the leading B2B free-to-play (F2P) game providers for sports betting and media companies across North America, the UK, Europe, Asia, Australia, LATAM and Africa.