German sports broadcaster Sport1 has acquired rights for the Star Sixes football legends tournament.
England’s Football Association is set to break the billion-dollar barrier for its international media rights, excluding the UK, in deals agreed this week with the IMG and Pitch International agencies, TV Sports Markets understands.
The Rushmans consultancy has agreed a deal to market the broadcast rights and advertising inventory for next month’s national team football friendly between Cuba and the United States.
Scottish Rugby has extended its deal with the Pitch International agency for the distribution of global rights to Scottish national team Autumn Test matches.
The Pitch International agency has agreed a deal with UK pay-television broadcaster Sky under which the two companies will market the English national rugby union team’s international rights.
London-based digital media company Copa90 has agreed a strategic partnership with the Pitch International agency.
Pitch International has appointed Guy Le Grew, the former head of the agency’s Asia-Pacific division, to the new role as head of North America.
Bjørn Taalesen, the director of sports at Norwegian commercial and pay-television broadcaster TV2, has apologised for comments he made following the acquisition of rights for the 2015 and 2017 men’s and women’s Handball World Championships.
The Pitch International agency has extended a deal with the Irish Rugby Football Union for the global distribution of media rights to the Ireland national team’s home fixtures.
The Pitch International agency has renewed an international media-rights distribution deal for the Wales national rugby union team’s home fixtures.
The Pitch International agency has reached a three-year deal with Scottish Rugby for the national rugby union governing body’s global broadcast rights.
The Pitch International agency has acquired exclusive distribution rights for the men’s and women’s International Handball World Championships in 2015 and 2017.
The Pitch International agency will distribute media rights for the 2014 Men’s World Volleyball Championship in Poland.
The Pitch International agency has struck rights deals with four broadcasters for SpursTV, the weekly television programming package dedicated to English Premier League top-tier football club Tottenham Hotspur.