Argentina

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Intervention from Grupo Clarín and Torneos helped ensure the joint bid from Fox and Turner won rights to Argentina’s Primera División.

Argentina’s Primera División is beset by uncertainty as a leaderless football association – its government funding withdrawn and a new season imminent – fields offers for its media rights and searches for a new president.

EBU deal with US ski federation will increase exposure for ski events in the country

Fiba, Euroleague and other basketball rights-holders pool rights for B2C web offering

Premiership Rugby: Why it’s the right time to launch an international club sevens tournament

International sports broadcaster Eurosport has further enhanced its cycling rights portfolio by agreeing a deal for the Vuelta a San Juan, Argentina’s leading road race.

Spanish telco Telefónica has launched an OTT service in Argentina.

Italy’s Lega Serie A last week announced new deals for its club-competition rights covering a host of markets.

As reported in TV Sports Markets last month, pay-television operator DirecTV has acquired rights to Uefa European Qualifiers and the Uefa Nations League in a four-season deal, from 2018-19 to 2021-22.

Features

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Premier League enjoys massive increases in more key territories but cooling Middle East market provides a major challenge

TF1 pays big increase to hang on to Rugby World Cup

New Conmebol event could become replacement for Copa; Why the US is the perfect host

Full Play with full hand

IMG sees room for growth in China and South East Asia

Klefer bags key Brazil rights

Serie A makes the most of heated Latin American market

'One league good, two leagues bad' for embryonic Indian football market, says IMG

Traffic fails with first injunction but pushes on with Copa sales

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