French women’s handball league strikes rights deal with ‘Sport in France’ channel

PARIS, FRANCE - MAY 24: Audrey Bruneau #15 of Fleury Loiret Handball shoots the ball during the women final game of the French National Cup between Fleury Loiret Handball and Issy Paris Hand at La Halle Carpentier on May 24, 2014 in Paris, France. (Photo by Catherine Steenkeste/Getty Images)

France’s top-tier women’s handball league announced on Tuesday that it has agreed a deal with the French Olympic committee’s ‘Sport in France’ free-to-air channel to broadcast the competition for the 2…