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Public-service broadcaster MediaCorp agreed to pay its share of rights fees for the Melbourne Commonwealth Games, two days into the event.

Yahoo and Microsoft’s MSN are hoping to make a big move into cricket in a bid to target a worldwide Asian audience.

The IOC will travel to South Korea to start preliminary talks about the broadcast rights for the 2010 and 2012 Olympic Games.

The joint venture of Dentsu and Infront will be banking heavily on getting good revenue from China.

Proposal for alternative international-cricket schedule.

Ten Sports have 55-per-cent share of sports channel audience in cable and satellite homes.

Football: The German Football League awarded the rights for the Bundesliga in several three-year deals covering 2006-07 to 2008-09.

Formula One Management to take over host-broadcasting from 2007 season.

Analysts claim that Australian commercial broadcasters Seven and Ten overpaid for Australian Football League rights

Pan-European broadcaster acquires content specifically for the region for the first time.

Australian, English, South African, New Zealand, Zimbabwean boards to benefit from new Asian television rights deals.

Television rights division snapped up by rival IMG

Sportfive to sign television rights deals for World Rally Championship in top five European markets next week.

Fifa agreed to sell World Cup rights for 2010 and 2014 to Australian public-service broadcaster SBS for only two-thirds the amount it could have got.

$612 million deal signed by the Nimbus Sport agency for worldwide television rights for cricket played in India is looking increasingly risky.

Football’s governing body in Australia hopes to increase television-rights revenue for national team’s matches