UK broadcasters experience a mixed 2005 for television-sport viewing.
Victory for three small German cable operators in Bundesliga rights battle.
• Formula One: German free-to-air sports broadcaster DSF acquired a package of Formula One rights for the 2007 season.
Football: French commercial broadcasters TF1 and M6 reportedly acquired the rights for football's Euro 2008 in a deal brokered by the Sportfive agency.
Deadlock in Argentine football rights talks could be broken by entry of new player.
English Premier League considers launching own channel in only two territories without a deal.
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.
Spanish pay-TV operator's dominance in football rights market under threat after regulator accuses it of being a monopoly.
Television audiences for the UK’s traditional sporting showpieces fall in 2006, according to TV Sports Markets survey.
Polish television has agreed a deal for football’s 2006 World Cup after months of negotiations with the Infront agency.
Fifa agreed to sell World Cup rights for 2010 and 2014 to Australian public-service broadcaster SBS for only two-thirds the amount it could have got.
Football’s governing body in Australia hopes to increase television-rights revenue for national team’s matches