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Global sports subscription service DAZN has signed a new multi-year rights deal with US-based boxing promoter Golden Boy

Jona Seibel, managing director of WRC Promoter, commercial arm of the World Rally Championship, has revealed plans to launch a “24/7 rally television channel” next year.

Nordic Entertainment Group (Nent Group) has formally changed its name and brand to Viaplay Group following approval of the change by shareholders at the company’s annual general meeting.
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Event marks unique collaboration between Turner Sports, international partners

Sport 24, the in-flight and in-ship television service operated by the IMG agency, has acquired rights to this year’s edition of golf’s PGA Championship, which gets underway tomorrow (Thursday).

The International Hockey Federation (FIH) has launched an invitation to tender for the international broadcast rights to its events from 2023 to 2026

Sports data and technology company Stats Perform has agreed a deal to support the output of business-focused streaming platform Atmosphere Sports

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OneFootball, the football-focused streaming and media platform, has made its latest high-profile hire, appointing Peter Silverstone, former chief commercial officer at Arsenal

The eSkootr Championship (eSC) has agreed a global rights deal with sports streaming service DAZN, while free on-demand streaming service Segi TV will cover the series in the US and Canada

Global tech firms Google and Amazon, India's biggest media groups, and other international broadcasters have picked up the bidding documents for the upcoming Indian Premier League rights auction, Bloomberg…

The English Premier League has extended a deal with the IMG agency, through which the two parties will continue to operate Premier League Productions

The HBA Media agency is to distribute media rights to the French flat horseracing calendar under a four-year deal with governing body France Galop

Controversial plans to centralise international broadcast rights to World Cup events under a so-called ‘Concorde Agreement’ have placed the International Ski Federation (FIS) in legal conflict with the…
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Social media platform seeks to convey sense of calm in midst of Musk sale

Fourteen broadcasters have acquired media rights to the FairBreak Invitational women's cricket series

The Infront agency has penned a long-term media and sponsorship rights extension with the World Curling Federation in a deal spanning two four-year Olympic cycles