Soccer - 24 Sep 2021 - Internet
DAZN users in Italy were left infuriated as the OTT subscription platform suffered another blackout in its coverage of domestic soccer’s Serie A for multiple games last night.
Badminton - 24 Sep 2021 - Sponsorship
TotalEnergies, the international energy giant, has renewed its partnership with the Badminton World Federation for another five years.
Mixed martial arts - 24 Sep 2021 - Media rights
StarHub, the telecoms and cable operator in Singapore, has acquired rights to mixed martial arts’ Ultimate Fighting Championship.
Ice hockey - 24 Sep 2021
The Washington Capitals, of North American ice hockey’s NHL, have struck the first jersey sponsorship deal in the league for the 2022-23 season, announcing a multi-year partnership with Caesars Entertainment.
Motor racing - 24 Sep 2021
Nordic Entertainment Group (NENT), the European media giant, has today secured rights across nine countries to US motor racing’s IndyCar series until 2024, extending its deals in five markets and striking new arrangements in four.
Golf - 23 Sep 2021
Capgemini, the French IT company, has today been named as a worldwide supplier, at very much the last minute, to golf’s biennial Ryder Cup teams-based competition in which Europe takes on the USA, in a six-year deal that includes the firm securing elevated worldwide partner status for three years from 2023.
Soccer - 23 Sep 2021
The National Assembly of France has launched a public consultation into the regulation and consumption of sport on TV, in response to the collapse of the rights deal between Spanish media firm Mediapro and the LFP, the French professional soccer league, that plunged French soccer into a financial crisis.
Motor racing - 23 Sep 2021 - Events
The date for the inaugural Miami Grand Prix of the prestigious Formula 1 motor racing series has been confirmed for Sunday 8 May, 2022, with the full event, including a Friday practice session and Saturday qualifying, beginning on 6 May.
Boxing - 23 Sep 2021 - Media rights
Protocol Sports Marketing, the Canada-based international rights and marketing agency, has been named as the exclusive media rights distributor for AIBA's flagship men’s World Boxing Championships.
Soccer - 23 Sep 2021 - Media rights
Setanta Sports, the international pay-television operator, has today announced that it has renewed its exclusive rights deal in Ukraine for English soccer’s Premier League for another three seasons.