Media Rights

Coverage of the major deals surrounding sport media rights

ESPN to exclusively stream softball and lacrosse with Athletes Unlimited

Athletes Unlimited and ESPN have formed a multi-year media rights agreement for both pro softball and lacrosse.  The collaboration will see over 160 live games...

Sky Sports to show W Series in expansion of women’s motor...

Sky Sports has formed a multi-year broadcast partnership with the international single-seater motor racing championship for women, W Series. The streams will cover 10 races...

Viaplay to show over 1,400 matches becoming NHL home in the...

Viaplay is set to become the streaming home of the National Hockey League (NHL) and KSW mixed martial arts (MMA) in the UK.  The collaboration...

‘The momentum continues’ as Prime becomes streaming home of Seattle Storm

Seattle Storm has announced a partnership with Amazon Prime which becomes the official streaming service of the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA) side. Under the...

Sky Sports maintains exclusive rights to The Masters

Augusta National has agreed an extension of its broadcast agreement with Sky Sports which is to remain the exclusive home of The Masters. The multi-year...

DAZN appoints Sandeep Tiku as new tech master

DAZN has announced the appointment of Sandeep Tiku as Chief Technology Officer (CTO) who will spearhead the global OTT sports media provider’s development of...

RMG and Fakenham Racecourse to cooperate on content rights development

Fakenham Racecourse has become the latest UK horse racing venue to join the Racecourse Media Group (RMG), with the duo set to collaborate on...

DAZN finalises ‘new flavour’ La Liga coverage with Movistar Plus+

DAZN has confirmed a non-exclusive deal with Movistar Plus+ which will distribute the global sports streaming platform’s La Liga content beginning from next season. DAZN...

Sport Climbing viewership rises in Europe with Discovery deal

The International Federation of Sport Climbing (IFSC) has formed a partnership with Discovery Sports, which will broadcast all IFSC World Cup and World Championship...

Premier Lacrosse to air exclusively across ESPN channels

The Premier Lacrosse League (PLL) and ESPN have formed a four-year media rights agreement that will span the network’s broadcast, cable and streaming platform.  The...