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Media rights clips from February 4 to 17

Nine’s capture of additional National Rugby League free-to-air rights helped drive a record fee for the Aussie Rules Australian Football League, as both codes agreed new deals this month.

Media rights clips from April 30 to May 13

Media rights clips from February 26 to March 11

Media rights clips from January 15 to January 28

Social media giant Facebook has sealed global content partnership agreements in Australia with rugby, Aussie Rules and cricket rights-holders, it said on Wednesday

The AFL Women’s Australian rules football competition has secured a rights fee for the first time in its history through a new four-year deal with commercial broadcaster Seven and pay-television operator F…

Australian telco Telstra has further expanded its partnership with the Australian Football League, the top division of Aussie rules football, by agreeing what it claims is a “landmark deal” with the players’ union.

The AFL Aussie rules league has secured three separate free-to-air rights deals in China.

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Media rights clips from November 13 to 26

Media rights clips from January 16 to 29

Media rights clips from 5 to 18 December

Network Ten buys rights to Sochi winter Games but its real target is Rio 2016

FOOTBALL Football: Polish pay-television broadcaster Orange Sport acquired exclusive rights for the English FA Cup and England national team home matches

Fox and SBS 'investing in the future of Australian football'; How the new deal breaks down

FOOTBALL Football:Fifa, football’s world governing body, agreed a deal with internet platform YouTube for its archive rights.

Australian football federation outlines future rights strategy

Divided opinions on why digital sports channel One HD failed

Athletics: Australian public-service broadcaster SBS acquired the rights for the 2011 IAAF World Championships in a deal with the Dentsu agency

Jury out on whether Packer's return will be good or bad for competition in the rights market.

Poland's friendly against Cameroon on August 11 faces a broadcast blackout unless public-service broadcaster TVP can agree a last-minute deal with the Sportfive agency.

Baseball: Pan-regional broadcaster Eurosport acquired the rights for next month’s 2009 Baseball World Cup in a deal with the International Baseball Federation.

Germany’s Bundesliga and martial arts’ Ultimate Fighting Championship are among only a handful of sports rights properties to have avoided major rights-fee cuts in the UK following Setanta’s collapse.