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Why media rights fees for Sochi have fallen from the Vancouver Games

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US sports broadcaster Universal Sports Network, a subsidiary of the NBC network, has entered into a multi-year rights deal with Fina, the global governing body of aquatic sports.

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Regional US broadcaster NBC Bay Area, operated by the NBCUniversal media company, has agreed to show at least 400 hours of programming per year dedicated to the San Francisco 49ers as part of a broad agreement with the NFL American football franchise.

The NBC Olympics division of US media group NBCUniversal has extended a digital content partnership with internet company Yahoo through to the end of the 2014 winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia.

EBU deal with US ski federation will increase exposure for ski events in the country

World swimming federation close to renewing deal with EBU

Tour de France commits early to EBU despite interest from agencies and pay-TV companies

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.

Golf: The US PGA Tour signed new six-year deals with the CBS and NBC networks, from 2007 to 2012.

Television rights deals with incumbent partners ABC/ESPN and TNT likely to be the most valuable of the year.

UK pay-operator’s English Premier League deal was year's largest television sports-rights deal.

The International Olympic Committee in major dispute with US television network ABC