Snooker

World Snooker has announced that it will extend its event coverage partnership with social media platform Facebook to cover Pakistan

World Snooker has broadened its association with social media platform Facebook by announcing that a number of its major events will this season be streamed free to fans in India via Facebook Live

World Snooker has completed a three-year deal for its rights in Australia with the international pay-television broadcaster Eurosport

International sports broadcaster Eurosport and UK free-to-air DTT channel Quest have expanded their partnership with World Snooker by agreeing a deal to show the 2019 Snooker Shoot Out tournament.

UK public-service broadcaster the BBC has extended its deal with IMG through a new four-year contract which is set to see the agency continue to produce live coverage of the three major UK snooker tournaments until 2021.

Social media platform Facebook has agreed a deal to stream the World Snooker Championship across the Americas and the Indian sub-continent for the second consecutive year.

DAZN, the OTT service operated by digital sports media company Perform, has acquired rights in Canada to a host of major tournaments operated by the World Snooker sanctioning body.

UK public-service broadcaster the BBC has extended a rights deal with World Snooker to cover the sanctioning body’s three major tournaments.

International sports broadcaster Eleven Sports Network has acquired rights in Belgium to a number of major darts and snooker events.

Rigour Media’s 10-year deal for digital rights in China to World Snooker events marks the media group’s first significant move into streaming live sport.

Stronger ratings, new events and the offer of exclusivity helped World Snooker agree a contract extension with Eurosport last month at a significantly increased fee.

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International sports broadcaster Eurosport has enhanced its partnership with World Snooker by agreeing a deal to televise the upcoming Shanghai Masters event.

World Snooker has signed a rights partnership with Rigour Media in a move designed to aid the sport’s digital growth in China.

International sports broadcaster Eleven Sports has expanded its reach in Belgium by launching a third channel, while it has acquired rights in the United States to the World Snooker Championship.

This year’s World Snooker Championship will be made available throughout the Americas and the Indian sub-continent via social media platform Facebook.

Sony Pictures Networks India has acquired rights to the 2016 edition of the Indian Open snooker tournament.

UK public-service broadcaster the BBC has extended a domestic rights deal for the World Snooker Championship in Sheffield.

International sports broadcaster Eurosport has signed a 10-year extension to its European rights agreement to show 18 tournaments of the World Snooker Tour on its television channels and Eurosport Player, its live and on-demand digital service.

UK commercial broadcaster ITV has acquired rights for the Snooker Shoot-Out event.

The IMG agency has extended a deal with the BBC to continue producing the UK public-service broadcaster’s coverage of snooker.

World Snooker has agreed an expanded five-year rights deal with UK commercial broadcaster ITV, according to Barry Hearn, chairman of the sport’s world governing body.

UK commercial broadcaster ITV has extended its rights deal with sports promotion company Matchroom Sport for the second edition of snooker’s Champion of Champions tournament.

Reigning world and Masters snooker champion Ronnie O’Sullivan has agreed a deal to become a global ambassador for pan-regional sports broadcaster Eurosport.

UK commercial broadcaster ITV is to show live coverage of the Champion of Champions, a new snooker event organised by the sport’s global governing body World Snooker.

The England and Wales Cricket Board has agreed a deal with YouTube for live coverage of this summer’s five Ashes Test matches between England and Australia to be shown via the video-sharing website in m…

UK pay-television broadcaster BSkyB has signed a new broadcast rights and production deal with sports promotion company Matchroom Sport

UK commercial broadcaster ITV has confirmed it has acquired rights for the World Open snooker tournament, which will start on Monday, February 25 in Haikou, China

UK public-service broadcaster the BBC has retained rights to three major snooker championships operated by the World Snooker governing body

Snooker commentator Clive Everton said the IMG Media agency had been given too much power as an independent producer of the BBC’s snooker coverage, in criticism of the handling of the termination of h…