Media Rights

Coverage of the major deals surrounding sport media rights

Broadcasting rights tender launched by Ekstraklasa

Top-tier Polish league Ekstraklasa will give sportsbook operators the chance to purchase live broadcasting rights for fixtures during the 2019-20 and 2020-21 seasons in...

Eleven Sports announces Japanese expansion

Eleven Sports has announced its expansion into the Japanese market, with a new streaming service in the country.  Launching on 16 March, the new service will...

DAZN elevates advertising capabilities with DAZN Media launch

DAZN Group has stepped up its advertising capabilities, announcing that DAZN Media is to be the new entity responsible for the platform's global media partnerships. The...

MTK Global unites with Top Rank for American expansion

Top Rank and MTK Global has announced an exclusive multi-year licensing agreement that will expand the reach for bring MTK Global events to fans...

Golovkin to conclude decorated career on DAZN

Middleweight megastar, Gennady Golovkin will fight out the conclusion of his decorated career live on DAZN. It comes after DAZN Group Executive Chairman John Skipper confirmed...

How TV deals are hampering heavyweight boxing’s resurgence

Money makes the world go round, or so they say. Yet, in the case of modern boxing, it’s more like a spanner in the...

Sky Racing World delivers HD Australian racing to North America

Sky Racing World has announced the launch of High Definition (HD) simulcasting of Australian horse racing to North American audiences. The launch marks Sky's continued focus...

Sharing the wealth – Eredivisie shows the way forward

Sharing the wealth - a common enough phrase but a rarely practised way of living. You certainly wouldn’t expect to hear of it in...

Neymar signing assists DAZN with Spanish goals

Global live and on-demand streaming service, DAZN, has expanded its global reach into an eighth market by going live in Spain in a bid...

Boxing’s pay-per-view power struggle

In the boxing world, the normalisation of pay-per-view fights has grown in recent years. You simply won’t see a high-profile match-up or a title-deciding bout...