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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.
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).
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.
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.
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:
Business - 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.
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.
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.
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.
Boxing - 24 Nov 2017 - Media rights
FIGHT SPORTS is set to broadcast HBO Championship Boxing Live on November 25th featuring Sergey Kovalev (30-2-1) vs. Vyacheslav Shabranskyy (19-1).
Paralympics - 27 Oct 2017 - Media rights
The EBU has secured the rights to the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games and Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games thanks to a new deal with the International Paralympics Committee (IPC).
Mixed martial arts - 25 Aug 2017 - Media rights
FIGHT SPORTS adds the Canelo vs. GGG Championship event on September 16th to its line up that will follow Floyd Mayweather taking on Conor McGregor on August 26th in several FIGHT SPORTS territories.
Athletics - 03 Aug 2017 - Media rights
Once again and more than ever, the African continent will have to demonstrate its true athletic abilities at the 16th edition of the IAAF World Championships organized in London from 4-13 August 2017.
Cycling - 03 Jul 2017 - Media rights
The EBU and Amaury Sport Organisation (ASO) are pleased to announce they have signed an agreement for the media rights to the 2020, 2021, 2022, and 2023 Tour de France.
Canoeing - 16 May 2017 - Media rights
The EBU and the International Canoe Federation (ICF) have agreed on a three-year renewal of the worldwide media rights for the Canoe World Championships from 2017-2019.
Boxing - 26 Apr 2017 - Media rights
FIGHT SPORTS will broadcast the World Heavyweight Championship Event featuring Anthony Joshua vs. Wladimir Klitschko LIVE on April 29th, and Canelo Alvarez vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. LIVE on May 6th
Multi-sport games - 31 Mar 2017 - Media rights
The World Games 2017 will be shown on several TV stations throughout China. Lagardere Sports/U!Sports has signed an agreement with the Asian distributor Madison, which guarantees several partners in China, including CCTV 5, Shanghai TV, Beijing TV, Guangdong TV, IPTV, and China Mobile/MiGo with approximately 400 million users.
Multi-sport games - 07 Mar 2017 - Media rights
Sport1 GmbH has acquired the comprehensive platform-neutral media rights to The World Games 2017 – exclusively for Germany and non-exclusively for Austria and Switzerland.
Cycling - 31 Jan 2017 - Media rights
The EBU has recently renewed its partnership with Flanders Classics for the distribution of the broadcast rights of the Tour of Flanders in Europe. This new agreement runs until 2020 and comes as an addition to the recently renewed agreements for the European rights to the Amstel Gold Race as well as the worldwide right to the Clasica San Sebastian and the Cyclassics Hamburg.
Mixed martial arts - 14 Nov 2016 - Media rights
NOVEMBER 11, 2016 - FIGHT SPORTS has acquired exclusive worldwide rights to the ‘MMA:30’ original series as well as the format rights to produce new episodes in 2017.
Tennis - 26 Oct 2016 - Media rights
Tennis Australia and Japanese broadcaster WOWOW announced today a significant extension and expansion of their long-term broadcast relationship to 2021. 
Boxing - 17 Oct 2016 - Media rights
FIGHT SPORTS will broadcast the Sergey Kovalev vs. Andre Ward HBO Pay-Per-View superfight, securing the Exclusive LIVE rights to the Light Heavyweight World Championship Event for territories throughout the world.
Soccer - 25 Jul 2016 - Media rights
DAVNIS Sports has agreed with PAOK FC and Maccabi Tel Aviv FC to sell their international media rights of this year’s qualifier matches for the UEFA Champions League (PAOK) and Europa League (Maccabi Tel Aviv FC).
23 Jun 2016 - Media rights
FIGHT SPORTS will broadcast the Anthony Joshua vs. Dominic Breazeale event on its 24/7 Network, securing the Exclusive LIVE rights in all media to the Heavyweight World Championship Event for over 50 countries around the world.
09 Jun 2016 - Media rights
CSI Sports today has announced that they have signed a multi-year carriage agreement for their 24/7 FIGHT SPORTS network to be carried on the Digicel Play platform throughout the Caribbean.
Biathlon - 23 May 2016 - Media rights
The EBU and the International Biathlon Union (IBU) have signed a partnership agreement which covers four further biathlon seasons, from 2018/19 until 2021/22 included, extending the current agreement which is due to expire in 2018.
Boxing - 27 Apr 2016 - Media rights
FIGHT SPORTS once again has acquired the exclusive rights to boxing’s biggest event of the year, securing the LIVE rights in all media to the Canelo Alvarez vs. Amir Khan Event for over 40 countries around the world.
Boxing - 20 Apr 2016 - Media rights
FIGHT SPORTS is once again set for the LIVE broadcast of boxing’s biggest attraction this weekend.
Cycling - 06 Apr 2016 - Media rights
The EBU and IMG have been appointed by the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) to distribute the worldwide rights to all World Championships for the next eight years.
Cycling - 14 Mar 2016 - Media rights
The Union Européenne de Cyclisme (UEC) and the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) have reached an agreement to broadcast the European Cycling Championships from 2016 onwards.
Wrestling - 09 Mar 2016 - Media rights
The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) and United World Wrestling (UWW) have renewed their partnership agreement for the exclusive media rights on all applicable platforms (radio, television and digital) for the UWW Wrestling European and World Championships from 2017 to 2020 inclusive.
Badminton - 02 Mar 2016 - Media rights
Eurosport and Badminton World Federation have announced an exclusive two-year agreement to showcase the sport’s leading events across Europe* on Eurosport Player, Eurosport’s premium live and on-demand digital service.
Shooting - 29 Feb 2016 - Television
The 2016 ISSF World Cup Series kicks off this week: ISSF TV will produce daily news and 26-minutes summaries of the competitions. The footage is available to broadcasters for international distribution, free of charge.
Athletics - 26 Feb 2016 - Media rights
Flow has once again given Caribbean sports fans another reason to celebrate - as for the first time in the history of the CARIFTA Games, a three day sports event will be broadcast live in High Definition (HD) across the entire region.
Taekwondo - 13 Jan 2016 - Media rights
The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) and the European Taekwondo Union (ETU) have renewed their partnership agreement for the exclusive media rights on all applicable platforms (radio, television and digital) for the ETU Senior European Taekwondo Championship to be held in Montreux, Switzerland, on 19–22 May 2016. The EBU will also be the exclusive service provider for worldwide distribution.
Soccer - 16 Nov 2015 - Media rights
For the second consecutive time, the international company TV MEDIA SPORT (TVMS) has gained UEFA’s trust and has renewed exclusive free-to-air UEFA EURO 2016 media rights in 38 territories of Sub-Saharan Africa.
Gymnastics - 05 Nov 2015 - Media rights
The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) and the European Union of Gymnastics (UEG) have reached a 4 year agreement for exclusive worldwide media rights on all platforms (radio, television and digital) as well as a services partnership.
Horse racing - 02 Nov 2015 - Television
The 2015 Emirates Melbourne Cup will be televised live on Eurosport in over 70 countries on their European and Asian networks, and by international broadcasters throughout the Middle East, India and Australia.
Horse racing - 30 Oct 2015 - Television
The 2015 Breeders’ Cup World Championships will be televised live on Eurosport in over 70 countries on their European and Asian networks, and by international broadcasters throughout the Middle East, India and America.
Cycling - 17 Sep 2015 - Media rights
The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) is pleased to announce its partnership with Norwegian free-to-air broadcaster TV 2. The deal covers the period from 2017 to 2020.
Boxing - 09 Sep 2015 - Media rights
FIGHT SPORTS is once again set for the LIVE broadcast of boxing’s biggest attraction this weekend.
20 Aug 2015 - Media rights
SPORTEL is the one event that unites the international sports marketing and media industry.
Athletics - 18 Aug 2015 - Media rights
A few days away from the opening of the IAAF World Championships in Athletics, which will be held in Beijing from August 22nd to August 30th 2015, TV Media Sport, exclusive media rights holder for Sub-Saharan Africa (49 countries) and for the period 2014-2017, has already aroused exceptional enthusiasm from major African broadcasters.
Cycling - 17 Jul 2015 - Media rights
The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) and Telenet are pleased to announce they have signed a contract for a long-term strategic partnership covering the principal UCI cyclo-cross events.
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