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Global sports streaming service and media company DAZN Group is expected to make around 50 redundancies at its London-based headquarters

Tencent Sports, the sports division of Chinese digital media giant Tencent, has scrapped six internal business units and cut 100 jobs - about one third of its workforce - according to local media reports

Subscription streaming platform DAZN appointed Alessio Sarina as its new SVP Marketing in Spain

Nordic Entertainment Group (Nent Group) has formally changed its name and brand to Viaplay Group following approval of the change by shareholders at the company’s annual general meeting.

Sports data and technology company Stats Perform has agreed a deal to support the output of business-focused streaming platform Atmosphere Sports

Telecoms company BT has agreed terms with media group Warner Bros

Sportway, the Sweden-based automated production and live streaming firm, is to merge with Norwegian streaming platform and production company MyGame Group in a bid to establish a “dominant role” in Eur…

Ringier Sports, the marketing agency owned by Swiss media group Ringier, has selected sports data and technology company Sportradar to provide services for its new streaming platform, RED

Nordic Entertainment (Nent) Group has appointed Enrique Patrickson as its new executive vice-president and chief financial officer

Pay-television broadcaster Sky Italia has acquired rights to a string of sports properties, headed by tennis’ Davis Cup in a deal running from 2022 to 2024.

Nabil Mkarem has returned to the Spring Media agency as senior commercial manager with specific focus on the Mena region

Australian broadcaster Foxtel has increased the price of Kayo Sports after reporting a big jump in subscribers at the sports streaming service during financial results for the first quarter this year

Free-to-air broadcaster Channel 4 has offered details of its alternative plan to privatisation, including the sale of its London headquarters and doubling its number of staff working outside the UK capital
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Soon-to-debut regional streaming product to carry relatively high price point compared to rival offerings
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Social media platform seeks to convey sense of calm in midst of Musk sale

Automated video and analytics firm Pixellot has struck a deal with Barcelona-based transmission services company ATM Media for the automation, production and retransmission of sports content

DAZN, the OTT subscription broadcaster, has signed a distribution deal with Red Bull Media House to carry the Red Bull TV linear channel on its platform globally