Singapore

New international pay-television broadcaster Eleven Sports Network has agreed its first carriage deal in Singapore through a partnership with pay-television operator Singtel.

The CAA Eleven agency has opened a number of tenders in Singapore and Taiwan for media rights to football properties of European governing body Uefa, including the new Nations League tournament.

Andrea Radrizzani has said his new pay-television sports channel Eleven Sports Network will not be able to compete for the rights in Singapore to football’s English Premier League.

Danny Menken has been appointed as the group managing director of new international sports broadcaster Eleven Sports Network.

Eurosport’s acquisition of Champions League rights in Singapore is a message to rights-holders and platforms about the broadcaster’s growing ambitions, according to chief executive Peter Hutton.

Pan-regional broadcaster Eurosport has agreed a three-year deal for the exclusive rights to the Uefa Champions League club football competition in Singapore.

MP & Silva fought off competition from rival agencies Dentsu, Infront Sports & Media, and World Sport Group this month to land an advisory deal with the Football Association of Singapore.

Interview with Andrea Radrizzani, co-founder of MP & Silva, on the agency’s six-year advisory deal with the Football Association of Singapore.

The MP & Silva agency has entered into a strategic media and commercial partnership with the Football Association of Singapore, the sport’s governing body in the country.

Singapore media company MediaCorp will serve as the host broadcaster for the 2015 Southeast Asian Games.

The Dentsu Sports Asia subsidiary of the Dentsu advertising agency has secured a deal to produce and distribute coverage of the Singapore Marathon.

Marine motorsport promoter Powerboat P1 has signed a broadcast deal with the Fox Sports International division of media company 21st Century Fox.

Singaporean pay-television broadcaster StarHub will rebrand its sports channels from August 15.

Singaporean pay-television broadcaster StarHub has acquired rights for the Women’s Tennis Association Finals.

The CAA Eleven agency has launched an invitation to tender for the media rights in Singapore to European qualifiers for the Uefa Euro 2016 and 2018 Fifa World Cup national team football tournaments, along with Euro 2016 itself.

Singaporean telecommunications company SingTel has acquired rights for the 2014 Fifa World Cup national football team tournament.

StarHub’s head of media business, Lee Soo Hui, said that the Singapore pay-television broadcaster remains hopeful of acquiring rights for the 2014 World Cup national team tournament “at a sensible rate” even though talks with Fifa, football’s global governing body, have dragged on for more than a year.