ARD activates option for Handball Bundesliga rights

Mario Ruminsky of HBW Balingen-Weilstetten and Hans Lindberg of Fuechse Berlin during the Handball-Bundesliga game on June 19, 2021 (by Moritz Eden/City-Press GmbH via Getty Images)

German public-service broadcaster ARD has activated an option to extend its sublicensing deal with pay-television broadcaster Sky Deutschland for rights to the domestic Handball Bundesliga