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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.
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.
Business - 05 Jul 2019 - Television
Eurovision Sport has appointed Robert Portman, former Head of Sport and Sports Rights at Yle, as Head of Winter Sport.
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.
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.
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.
Business - 01 Sep 2017 - Television
LONDON, 31st August 2017 - The TV Sports Awards (TVSA) 2017 will showcase some of the most successful achievements from the sport media industry. Shortlisted nominees soon to be announced.
Business - 15 Aug 2017 - Television
BBC and ARD-ZDF representatives gave a glimpse into their large-scale broadcast plans for the first multisport European Championships at a special event to mark the one-year-to-go countdown.
Business - 17 Jul 2017 - Television
Taking place during the SPORTELMonaco Convention and organised by Play for Change, the prestigious TVSA will be hosted on the 23rd October at the glamorous Salle Des Etoiles, part of the Sporting Club Monaco. Under the sparkling lights, awards will be presented in front of an audience of more than 300 high-profile guests and legends from the world of sport, media and entertainment.
Modern pentathlon - 28 Jun 2017 - Television
Vilnius in Lithuania was the host city for last weekend's finale of  2017 UIPM Modern Pentathlon World Cup which  provided  the sport's biggest series with another significant milestone - it’s first live television broadcast coverage.
Biathlon - 22 Feb 2017 - TV ratings
The 2017 IBU Biathlon Championships in Hochfilzen, Austria, came to an end on a high note last Sunday. With 315 athletes from 37 nations participating, a record-breaking number of viewers tuned in to watch the competition.
Mixed martial arts - 06 Jan 2017 - TV ratings
Interest in Ronda Rousey’s return to the Octagon at UFC 207 drove strong viewership to FS1 on Friday, Dec. 30.
25 Oct 2016
Last night in Monaco saw host to the second ever TV Sports Awards (TVSA) honouring the best work in the sport media industry, including the Golden Boy best young footballer award.  
Soccer - 11 Jul 2016 - Television
With UEFA EURO 2016 now over, UEFA host broadcast and Eurovision can look back on a successful tournament bringing over a month of footballing action to fans throughout the world.
Mixed martial arts - 08 Jul 2016 - Television
PLAINVIEW, NY – July 7, 2016 – NeuLion, Inc. (TSX: NLN), a leading technology product and service provider specializing in the broadcasting, distribution and monetization of live and on-demand digital video content to Internet-enabled devices, today announced that for the first time ever, in collaboration with UFC® and through the production support of DirecTV, will provide fight fans with the option of watching a live stream of UFC 200®: CORMIER vs. JONES 2 in 4K
Business - 07 Jul 2016 - Television
Munich, Germany, and Airport City, Israel, 6 July 2016 – Following the leading satellite operator SES’s (Euronext Paris and Luxembourg Stock Exchange: SESG) successful completion of the acquisition of RR Media and the latter’s merger with SES Platform Services, MX1 is the name of the new merged global media services company.
Athletics - 04 Jul 2016 - Television
European Athletics is pleased to announce strong broadcast intentions have been received for the Amsterdam 2016 European Athletics Championships.
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.
Soccer - 13 Jun 2016 - Television
For the first time in the history of the African continent, the UEFA EURO football which opened in France on Friday 10th June 2016, will bring together an exceptional estimated audience of over three hundred million viewers.
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 - 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.
16 Mar 2016 - Television
Chicago, Wednesday, 16 March, 2016 – STATS LLC, the world’s leading sports technology company, has partnered with Virtually Live, the business that enables sports fans to experience live games and events through virtual reality, to create a fully immersive viewing experience for fans.
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.
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.
22 Feb 2016 - Television
Eurovision is delighted to announce the permanent extension of its network over the African continent. This new service delivery on Eutelsat 5 West will allow Eurovision to offer premium ad hoc and permanent transmission services over Africa.
Soccer - 10 Feb 2016 - Internet
4K Streaming of Mexico's National Team Against Senegal -- Live From Marlins Park in Miami, Florida
Motor racing - 09 Feb 2016 - TV ratings
A cumulative audience of 318.9 million viewers watched the FIA European Rally Championship in 2015, a 30 per cent increase on the previous year, according to a report produced for ERC promoter Eurosport Events by global sports research consultancy Repucom.
Multi-sport games - 04 Feb 2016 - Television
The Wrocław Organising Committee (WOC) announced that the Polish production company ATM System will be the host broadcaster of The World Games 2017 in Wroclaw/Poland, 20-30 July 2017.
Mixed martial arts - 04 Feb 2016 - Television
Fight Sports, the network driven by live events, Championship bouts, news, tournaments, lifestyle, reality, documentary and original programming has added some exciting Bellator MMA specials to the mix in a deal with Spike TV.
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.
Athletics - 11 Dec 2015 - Television
Twelve International Broadcasters from across the continent will be televising the Hyères 2015 SPAR European Cross Country Championships this weekend.
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.
Athletics - 28 Oct 2015 - Television
The World Broadcaster Meeting for the Amsterdam 2016 European Athletics Championships took place 26-27 October, with International Broadcasters from across Europe in attendance.
13 Oct 2015 - Television
MONACO, 13 OCTOBER 2015 – Eurosport were the big winners at the inaugural TV Sports Awards ceremony which took place last night at the Yacht Club de Monaco.
29 Sep 2015 - Television
Trace TV has announced an exciting new four-year partnership with Inverleigh Media Holdings, with both companies focused on the rapidly emerging sportainment genre.
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.
Business - 19 Aug 2015 - Television
The inaugural TV Sports Awards, which will recognise and celebrate excellence in the sports media industry, has launched today in support of Play for Change, a global sports charity that supports vulnerable children.
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