Multiple Sports

Texas-based entity looks to accelerate its activity with pro teams

China's state-run media organisation China Media Group is launching a linear and digital channel dedicated to the Olympics

Prominent US gaming company continues its expansion into additional areas

Daniel von Busse, chief operating officer at Sport1, is to leave the German sports broadcaster, it has been reported

Pacific Northwest regional sports network Root Sports has secured an 11th-hour carriage deal with satellite TV provider DirecTV amid the onset of the Seattle Kraken’s inaugural National Hockey League s…

RedBird Capital Partners, Nike, Fenway Sports Group, Epic Games among new investors

Baltic media group TV3 will broadcast its sports channels via the platforms of regional telco Tet, further growing the list of platforms that can air the channels

Helbiz Media, the domestic and international streaming rights-holder to Italian football’s second-tier Serie B, has added rights to Germany’s DFB-Pokal and content from American football’s NFL to its o…

The Italian arm of international sports broadcaster Eleven Sports has secured a distribution agreement with Amazon Prime Video, the video streaming arm of internet retail giant Amazon

Cardinale and Beane-led SPAC at last finds its deal target with ticketing company

Marketing agency MKTG Sports and Entertainment has named Dominic Curran as its new managing director in the Americas, with the role to cover the US and Canada

Barney Francis, the former managing director of Sky Sports, has been recruited as executive vice-president, global production at the IMG agency

Connected sports and equipment company continues run of dealmaking

Sports-focused streaming service and channel aggregator fuboTV has secured a carriage agreement with regional sports network AT&T SportsNet Rocky Mountain ahead of the 2021-22 National Basketball Association …

Global strategy and insights firm National Research Group has brought in long-time National Basketball Association senior executive Jay Kaufman as its executive vice president and head of sports.

In this week’s episode, podcast co-hosts Eric Fisher and Chris Russo interview Brett Gosper, National Football League’s head of the United Kingdom and Europe. Eric and Chris also discuss a series of ongoing crises within the National Women’s Soccer League, the National Football League Players Association, and numerous facets of top-tier European football.

Special purpose acquisition company RedBall Acquisition Corp. has confirmed it is in merger talks with New York-based ticketing company SeatGeek