Australia

Network Ten the only free-to-air bidder for 2007 US Masters

sale of the Australian free-to-air rights for this summer’s England v Australia Ashes cricket series is a blow to pay-broadcaster Fox Sports

Top markets may be carved out from European television-rights deal for 2014 and 2016 Olympics

Australia’s television networks are gearing up for the first of several fierce rights battles

·   Football: The Dentsu and Infront agencies acquired the Rest of Asia rights to the 2010 and 2014 World Cups in a deal with Fifa, football’s world governing body.  De

Television broadcasters are having difficulty making use of the matching-rights options they negotiated in earlier contracts.

Golf: The US PGA Tour signed new six-year deals with the CBS and NBC networks, from 2007 to 2012.

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

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

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.

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