The International Olympic Committee has robustly defended last week’s long-term deal with US media group NBCUniversal on the three key areas in which it has come under scrutiny.

Media rights clips from May 1 to May 14


Interview with Timo Lumme, the IOC’s managing director of television and marketing, about its new deal with NBCUniversal.

Media rights clips from April 10 to April 30

Glasgow Commonwealth Games on track to hit commercial revenue targets

If there is a common thread running through our stories this issue it is change. It is a process that all sports go through, usually to secure increased media exposure and revenue, and occasionally due to power struggles about how that revenue is divided.

Media rights clips from March 13 to March 26

Mike Kiernan, analyst for SportBusiness Intelligence, reviews audiences across selected European markets for the Winter Olympics in Sochi

Media rights clips from February 27 to March 12

América Móvil enjoys Olympic benefits but the big prize will come in 2016

Fox and ESPN explain why having the Olympic Games non-exclusively makes sense in Latin America

Why media rights fees for Sochi have fallen from the Vancouver Games

Media rights clips from 5 to 18 December

Sky-Rai Olympic deal pleases IOC and Coni, but not ski federation

FOOTBALL Football: The MP & Silva agency acquired exclusive media rights in Vietnam for the 2014 Fifa World Cup

Carlos Slim’s América Móvil acquired the media rights in Latin America, outside Brazil, for the 2014 and 2016 Olympic Games Carlos Slim. Is

Pauline McVey, analyst for SportBusiness Intelligence, reviews the most-watched events of 2012 across 10 of the world’s biggest media markets W

Golden year for British sport delivers record-breaking television audiences in the UK