Football

English Premier League considers launching own channel in only two territories without a deal.

English Premier League international television rights expected to more than double in value since previous sale.

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.

On the three days before Christmas, Modern Times buys four years of football, three years of golf and two new channels.

Africa’s television sports-rights market showing signs of strong growth.

Television rights division snapped up by rival IMG

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

Uefa's stumbling block in rights negotions for Euro 2008

Serie A champions Juventus set to sign a deal with Italian state broadcaster Rai.

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

Irish broadcasters TV3 and Setanta issue complaint against ITV

Mediaset and Serie A’s Juventus sign €248 million deal

Sky Italia this week threatened legal action for breach of contract