Americas

Out-of-market package is last major open piece of NFL's US rights inventory

FC Cincinnati will begin the next major stage of its rapid growth trajectory this weekend when the club stages its first game at the state-of-the-art $250m, 26,000-capacity TQL Stadium. Club president Jeff Berding speaks to Bob Williams about the project.

ESPN and LaLiga have finalized a wide-ranging long-term media rights deal that will make streaming service ESPN+ the principal English- and Spanish-language home for Spain's top-flight soccer league in…

Network cuts annual cost by 21 per cent but focuses on rights exclusivity

Power Five entity makes surprise choice from outside college sports

The resale of LaLiga broadcast rights in the US and Canadian markets by beIN Media Group is expected to lead to a change of strategy at the subscription broadcaster with a heightened focused on its free…

NBC Sports has expanded its French Open coverage in a deal in which streaming service Peacock will exclusively broadcast middle weekend night sessions

Spanish football’s LaLiga is expected to announce a major broadcast deal with Disney’s ESPN that will come into force next season.

The Paraguayan Football Federation (APF) has insisted that the terms of its media rights contract with pay-television broadcaster Tigo Sports will be respected despite challenges being made to the contract…

Sports data and content firm Sportradar has announced a partnership with NBC Sports Regional Networks, which provides a comprehensive suite of offerings from the company’s Broadcast Services to enhance t…

The National Basketball Association has unveiled the Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Social Justice Champion award, a new annual honor that will recognize a current NBA player for "pursuing social justice and upholding…

Veteran college sports administrator aiding data and analytics company

League confirms return to London with two planned games this fall

Tech giant Amazon has expanded its sports streaming portfolio in a multiyear partnership with the Women’s National Basketball Association, which gives Prime Video exclusive global streaming rights to 16…

Columbus SC executives ignored a series of warnings that the controversial move to drop the Crew suffix from the Major League Soccer club's name would lead to a major fan backlash, according to the Columbus…

The Wilf family, who are majority owners of the National Football League’s Minnesota Vikings, have formally entered "advanced negotiations" to purchase Major League Soccer's Orlando City SC, National W…