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The global betting rights for Spain’s LaLiga will come to the market this summer, at a time when the betting rights market is reaching a fever pitch due to the aggressive entrance of the IMG Events & Media agency.

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Date: 
3 August 2015

Pay-television broadcaster BT Sport is set to replace rival Sky as the UK rights holder for LaLiga, the top division of Spanish football, according to multiple media reports.

  • Date: 
    3 August 2015

    BeIN Media Group has acquired exclusive rights to LaLiga, the top division of Spanish football, in a number of “major territories” across Asia, according to the MediaBusinessAsia website.

  • Date: 
    3 August 2015

    The French Basketball League (LNB) has terminated its contract with Canal Plus after the pay-television broadcaster closed its Sport Plus channel.

  • Date: 
    3 August 2015

    The Sina Sports division of Chinese internet operator Sina has agreed a deal to become the exclusive online broadcaster of new Women’s Tennis Association tournament the Elite Trophy, which will debut in the country later this year.

  • Date: 
    3 August 2015

    New Zealand-based digital sports broadcaster Coliseum Sports Media has outlined plans to launch in overseas markets next year.

  • Date: 
    3 August 2015

    Vietnamese cable television operator SCTV has acquired exclusive rights to a number of European club football properties.