Football: French commercial broad-caster TF1 agreed a deal with the Infront agency for the pay-television rights for the 2006 World Cup and sublicensed them to pay-broadcaster Canal Plus and its own cable and satellite channel Eurosport.
TV Azteca and Televisa have unofficially agreed not to compete for football
Football: The Dentsu agency acquired the rights in Japan to all Fifa events from 2007 to 2014, including the 2010 and 2014 World Cups, in a deal with world football’s governing body.
NHK attempts to reduce share of costs fiercely resisted
The International Tennis Federation has signed several television rights deals in Asia for Davis and Fed Cup tennis.