Twitter will take a patient approach to the acquisition of sports rights in Asia-Pacific, according to its head of sports partnerships in the region.
On the back of Twitter's purchase of the IPL rights tender and its announcement of several sports streaming deals in Asia-Pacific, Aneesh Madani talks to TV Sports Markets about the social media platform's future strategy regarding sports rights in the region.
Social media company Facebook has added another senior sports media executive to its ranks with the appointment of Joyee Biswas as head of sports partnerships in the Asia-Pacific region.
International sports broadcaster Eurosport and Austrian public-service broadcaster ORF have acquired rights to the inaugural edition of the European Snow Volleyball Championships.
Public-service broadcaster ABC missed out on free-to-air rights to the Australian A-League and Australia national team matches as it cannot sell advertising, TV Sports Markets understands.
Lagardère Sports last month agreed to distribute international media rights to events organised by the Football Association of Thailand.
Acquiring rights to Formula One motor racing in Poland will provide a small boost to Eleven Sports Network’s ambitious target of breaking even within three years of launch.
Al Jazeera set to buy out MP & Silva from beIN Sports in Asia
Dentsu Asian Olympics deal drives revenue growth for IOC
Interview with Simon Greenberg, global head of rights for News Corp, on the company’s Asian clip rights strategy.