Media Rights

Coverage of the major deals surrounding sport media rights

Motorsport Network unveils first live rolling news service

Motorsport Network has announced the launch of the first live motorsport rolling news channel, which will deliver breaking automotive news from across the globe...

CBS secures US Serie A broadcast rights despite predicted dip in...

CBS Sports has fought off competition from incumbent bidder ESPN for the US rights to the Serie A for the 2021 to 2024 cycle. ESPN...

Extreme E secures free-to-air UK coverage with ITV deal

The Extreme E electronic SUV racing series has further enhanced its UK coverage via an agreement with the free-to-air ITV network. As a result of...

DAZN deal to ‘lay the foundations for the future’ of Serie...

DAZN’s domestic Serie A rights bid could ‘lay the foundations for the future’ of football broadcasting in Italy, according to La Liga President, Javier...

David Levy joins Genius Sports as company Chairman

US sports and entertainment figurehead David Levy has been named as Genius Sports Group's new company Chairman. Levy previously served as President of Turner Broadcasting, where...

Women’s football expands exposure with Sky and BBC broadcasting deals

The FA Women’s Super League (FA WSL) is set to expand its coverage and exposure in the UK, having secured broadcasting deals with the...

BT acquires Extreme E rights as series eyes expansion

BT Sport has acquired media rights to the Extreme E electronic motor-racing series, as the tournament eyes up expansion in new markets. Under the terms...

Eleven and Canal 11 partner for UEFA Women’s Champions League coverage

Eleven Portugal and Canal 11 have teamed up to televise the UEFA Women’s Champions League and the UEFA Futsal Champions League in Portugal for the...

UEFA in talks over new venture for shared control of Champions...

UEFA is holding ‘advanced talks’ with the European Club Association (ECA) to discuss the formation of a joint venture to manage all media and...

SPFL expands broadcasting capabilities in OneFootball tie-up

The Scottish Professional Football League (SPFL) will be aired in seven international markets via a deal struck with digital media company OneFootball. OneFootball will stream...