Canal Plus (France)

Canal Plus has called for rival pay-television broadcaster beIN Sports to be barred from competing in the tender for the next cycle of domestic rights to the top tier of French football, Ligue 1.

Canal Plus offers more than double but it's still not enough to hang on to Top 14

TF1 deal keeps IRB on course for 'richest World Cup ever' in 2015

BeIN Sport nabs Wimbledon rights in France but has to settle for a share of the ATP events with Canal Plus

Basketball’s Euroleague gains in France and Spain by dropping traditional partners

BeIN Sport lands Rugby League World Cup as part of plan to become 'home of rugby' in France

Canal Plus and Al Jazeera prepare for extended summer rally for Wimbledon and ATP rights

Pauline McVey, analyst for SportBusiness Intelligence, examines television audiences for the Uefa Champions League and Europa League in Europe’s big five markets U

MotoGP heading for exclusive pay-television coverage in the UK as Dorna Sports finalises deal with BT Vision

Amaury Sport Organisation does an early deal to renew its domestic rights deal for the Tour de France with French public-service broadcaster France Télévisions, taking advantage of the weakness of its commercial rivals.

English Premier League considers launching own channel in only two territories without a deal.