Venezuela

OneFootball, the Germany-based digital platform, has expanded its free-to-air Bundesliga streaming coverage to a further nine Latin American countries to complement initial agreement in Brazil

The Asociación de Clubes Españoles de Baloncesto (ACB), the governing body for the top-tier of Spanish domestic basketball, has concluded a three-season broadcast rights deal in Venezuela with telco I…

Venezuela has had its hosting rights for the 2018 edition of the Caribbean Series baseball tournament taken away amid ongoing political protests in the country.

City Football Group (CFG), the parent company of English Premier League football club Manchester City, has confirmed that it has acquired Uruguayan Segunda Division outfit Club Atletico Torque, while it has also announced a partnership with Venezuelan Primera Division team Atletico Venezuela.

Rafael Esquivel, former vice-president of the South American Football Confederation (Conmebol), has become the latest senior official to plead guilty to receiving bribes to award media and marketing rights contracts to tournaments.

Swiss authorities have approved the extradition to the US of Rafael Esquivel, former president of the Venezuelan Football Association and executive member of the South American Football Confederation (Conmebol).

Hong Kong have pulled out of the Women's Baseball World Cup in Venezuela after one of its players was shot in the leg during a game in Caracas.

Venezuela is to ratify its application for the 2015 Pan American Games, according to Latin American news agency, Prensa Latina.

South American professional golf’s governing body - Tour de las Americas (TLA) - has become an associate member of the International Federation of PGA Tours.

FIBA Americas has given Venezuela until Monday to come up with a suitable financial package to beat Las Vegas or San Juan in order to host the Beijing 2008 Olympic qualifying tournament next August.

NASN has secured exclusive pan-European rights to televise the inaugural World Baseball Classic.

TelefC3nica S.A. has agreed a package of new media broadcast rights covering all 64 matches of the 2006 FIFA World Cup for almost all territories in Latin and South America.

Disney’s Wide World of Sports in Lake Buena Vista, Florida has been awarded first round games in the inaugural World Baseball Classic.

This weekend’s World Group first round ties in the Davis Cup by BNP Paribas are set for worldwide television exposure.

Infront Sports & Media has reached agreement with OTI (OrganizaciC3n de Telecomunicaciones Iberoamericanas) for the broadcast rights to the 2006 FIFA World Cup across Central and South America.

Terrestrial broadcaster Channel 4 has acquired the UK TV rights to soccer tournament Copa Libertadores 2004, South America’s equivalent to Europe’s Champions League.

UEFA and its partnering agency TEAM Marketing have concluded a number of TV rights negotiations for the next Champions League contract after announcing a raft of new deals.