Horse racing - 24 Jan 2022 - Media rights
HBA Media, the independent rights agency in horse racing, has struck broadcast rights deals in more than 120 global territories for the upcoming Pegasus World Cup Invitational.
Motor racing - 24 Jan 2022
Fortescue Metals Group, the Australian iron ore giant, has entered into an agreement to buy Williams Advanced Engineering (WAE), the advanced technology and engineering arm of the Williams Racing team, of the prestigious Formula 1 motor racing series.
Action sports - 24 Jan 2022
Disney, the US-based international media heavyweight, is set to sell off the X Games, the annual action sports event hosted, produced, and broadcast by Disney-owned sports broadcaster ESPN, to a group of investors, according to reports.
Cricket - 24 Jan 2022
Nine Network, the Australian free-to-air (FTA) commercial broadcaster, will show all of Australia’s games at the next editions of both the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup, and the ICC Men’s World T20, on its linear channels, after once again entering into a sub-licensing deal with pay-TV’s Foxtel, but it will not cover the 2022 Women’s World Cup in the same way.
Soccer - 24 Jan 2022 - Media rights
FIFA, soccer’s world governing body, has secured broadcast rights deals for its upcoming Club World Cup across multiple global territories, including the UK, China, Middle East, and Latin America.
Tennis - 21 Jan 2022
Sorare, the blockchain-based fantasy soccer platform, has appointed women's tennis great Serena Williams as an advisor to its board of directors.
Motor racing - 21 Jan 2022
L’Equipe, the French digital sports broadcaster, has renewed its free-to-air broadcast rights to the Formula E all-electric motor racing series.
Motor racing - 21 Jan 2022 - Media rights
Channel 4, the UK commercial broadcaster, has today acquired domestic rights to Formula E, the all-electric motor racing series, in a multi-year deal.
Soccer - 21 Jan 2022 - Leagues & cups
After launching its strategic project to internationalize the league in 2017, Spanish soccer’s LaLiga this week celebrated the fifth anniversary of what has proven to be a fruitful journey.