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The Russian Premier League has secured a strong fee from pay-television platform i-Cable for its media rights in Hong Kong.

The Infront agency has already exceeded its guarantee to Fifa for rights to the 2018 and 2022 World Cups across Asia with rights to the 2022 tournament still to sell in all but its most-valuable market, China, TV Sports Markets understands.

Chinese internet company LeTV Sports’s acquisition of English Premier League rights in Hong Kong is indicative of the company’s international ambitions.

Pay-television platform i-Cable paid a significant increase to retain rights amid stiff competition for the Uefa Champions League in Hong Kong.

The acquisition last week by Hong Kong broadcaster TVB of the rights to the 2016 Olympic Games underlines the determination of the broadcaster to protect its dominant position in free-to-air television while making inroads into the pay-television market.

Pay-television broadcaster i-Cable has acquired rights in Hong Kong to football’s Russian Premier League.

World Bowling, the global governing body of ten pin bowling, has agreed a wide-ranging agency partnership with Reddentes Sports

Pay-television operator i-Cable and telco PCCW last week agreed to share Uefa Champions League rights in Hong Kong from 2018-19

Media company Vietnam Multimedia Corporation has struck a late deal for rights in the country to the ongoing Asian Games