ARD and ZDF pick up EuroBasket 2015 rights
German public-service broadcasters ARD and ZDF have acquired rights for the Germany national team’s games at the 2015 EuroBasket men’s international basketball tournament.
DirecTV nets broad deal with Fiba’s Liga de las Americas
Pan-regional pay-television broadcaster DirecTV has secured exclusive broadcast and naming rights to the Liga de las Americas club competition in a deal struck with basketball’s world governing body, Fiba.
Sky Italia sees off Rai to land rights to EuroBasket 2015
Italian pay-television operator Sky Italia beat competition from state broadcaster Rai to land the rights to next year’s EuroBasket.
Sky Italia picks up EuroBasket rights
Italian pay-television broadcaster Sky Italia has acquired rights to the EuroBasket 2015 men’s and women’s national team basketball competitions.
Fiba hopes clicks help rights sales
The International Basketball Federation (Fiba) expects the strong engagement with digital coverage of last month’s World Cup in Spain to aid media-rights sales for EuroBasket 2015 and other events.
BT’s last-minute Fiba World Cup deal
UK pay-television broadcaster BT Sport agreed a late deal to broadcast the latter stages of the Fiba World Cup for what TV Sports Markets understands was a nominal fee.
Fiba enhances World Cup coverage with video replay service
The International Basketball Federation (Fiba) has launched a second screen video replay app to enhance coverage of the closing stages of its 2014 World Cup.
Basketball World Cup generates impressive ratings
Fiba, basketball’s global governing body, has revealed impressive audience figures for host nation Spain’s games so far at the 2014 Basketball World Cup.
Mediaset Spain increases Basketball World Cup coverage again
Mediaset ramps up Basketball World Cup coverage following complaints
Mediaset Spain will be able to show more games from the ongoing Basketball World Cup after fans complained about the commercial broadcaster’s limited coverage of the tournament, which is taking place in Spain.
Sportitalia: From now on we will pay all rights fees on time
Italian free-to-air sports broadcaster Sportitalia has vowed to shed its image as a late rights-fee payer, starting with this week’s deal for the 2014 Fiba World Cup.
Sportitalia to show Basketball World Cup
Sportitalia, the DTT Italian sports broadcaster, has acquired rights for the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup.
ABC deal gives landmark live coverage to Fiba showpieces
Australian public-service broadcaster the ABC has agreed a deal with the International Basketball Federation (Fiba) for the rights to the 2014 World Cup and World Championship for Women.
Sport1 picks up Fiba World Cup
German sports broadcaster Sport1 last month picked up rights to the Fiba World Cup, which takes place in August, in a cash and airtime deal.
Fiba seals key IMG Media deal for 3×3 distribution
The International Basketball Federation (Fiba) has struck a long-term deal with IMG Media for the agency to distribute rights to the governing body’s 3x3 competitions, which feature three players per team.
Sport1 nets Fiba World Cup rights in Germany
German sports broadcaster Sport1 has acquired platform-neutral rights from the International Basketball Federation (Fiba) for the 2014 World Cup national team competition.
Fiba nets increases from recovering Greek market
Fiba nets healthy World Cup increase in Greece despite recession