Action Sports


The NBC Sports Group, part of US media company NBCUniversal, has extended a rights deal with media company Red Bull Media House for the Red Bull Signature Series action sports series.

Media rights clips from February 27 to March 12

Outdoor Channel, the pan-Asian sports broadcaster, has struck a multi-year deal with international sports broadcaster ESPN to show the IndyCar motor-racing series and the X Games action sports events across Southeast Asia.

Media rights clips from February 13 to February 26

French channel MCS Extreme, operated by pay-television operator Ma Chaîne Sport, has acquired rights for the X Games and Red Bull Air Race extreme sports events.

The IMG Media agency has agreed a deal to distribute media rights to the International Festival of Extreme Sport (Fise) World Series on a global basis.

Digital media player Apple TV has agreed a carriage deal with action sports and entertainment channel Red Bull TV.

Media rights clips from 26 September to 9 October


Global media company Red Bull Media House has agreed the largest US licensing deal in its history after signing a three-year partnership with the Fox Sports division of the Fox network.


US pay-television broadcaster ESPN has said it will continue to distribute rights to the US events of its X Games extreme sports franchise around the world after announcing the end of the series’ international events.

Global media company Red Bull Media House has agreed content deals in Russia with the website and pay-television channel Russian Extreme TV.

German media company ProSiebenSat.1 will transmit its general entertainment pay-television channel, ProSieben Fun, on a free-to-air basis during Munich’s leg of extreme sports series the X Games from June 27-30.

FOOTBALL Football: The CAA Eleven agency agreed two deals in the UK for qualifiers for Uefa Euro 2016 and the 2018 Fifa World Cup