Media Rights

Coverage of the major deals surrounding sport media rights

Sky Sports extension leads to discontent amongst Championship clubs

Sky Sports has announced an extension to its partnership with the EFL, however the record £595m deal has caused disruption amongst Championship clubs....

Real Betis strengthens ties with European fanbase through Amazon

La Liga side Real Betis Balompié has partnered with Amazon in a bid to strengthen its relationship with its fans from all over Europe. The Seville...

Sky Sports secures exclusive Scottish Premiership deal

Sky Sports will become the exclusive broadcaster of the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership from 2020, confirming a five-year deal with the Scottish Professional Football League...

DAZN looks to Spain for ‘Netflix of Sports’ expansion

The recently rebranded and restructured DAZN Group, has confirmed that it will launch its OTT services for the Spanish market in early 2019. The OTT...

William Hill elevates Devils profile with MSG Networks media partnership

William Hill US continues to expand its east coast profile, confirming that it has secured a comprehensive sponsorship arrangement with MSG Networks for the broadcasts of NHL...

British Darts Organisation finds a new home on Eurosport 

The British Darts Organisation (BDO) has unveiled Eurosport as its primary broadcast partner, in time for its upcoming Lakeside competition. BDO has confirmed it has agreed to an extensive...

Discovery to launch PGA Tour streaming platform

The PGA Tour has partnered with Discovery Inc to launch a new live and on-demand video-streaming service, GOLFTV which will allow golf fans access...

Snack Media to launch monthly PFA women’s awards

Independent sports digital media company and fan engagement specialists, Snack Media have been chosen by the Professional Footballers’ Association of England and Wales (PFA)...

UFC betting records broken for company’s official partner Parimatch

Last weekend's historic UFC card from Las Vegas smashed betting records with the UFC’s official partner Parimatch. The event and specifically the main event...

SIS enriches greyhound offering

SIS (Sports Information Services) has expanded its greyhound racing content with the addition of a further 2,800 races a year. Ladbrokes and Coral will be among the first operators to...