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19 Jul 2018

US media company Comcast has today (Thursday) announced it will end its pursuit of the assets 21st Century Fox has agreed to sell to the Walt Disney Company in favour of concentrating on its takeover bid for pan-European pay-television broadcaster Sky.

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12 Jul 2018

Comcast has moved swiftly to counter the enhanced takeover offer submitted by 21st Century Fox for pan-European pay-television broadcaster Sky by entering a new bid to exceed that of its rival US media company.

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11 Jul 2018

The European Broadcasting Union, the consortium of European public-service broadcasters, has today (Wednesday) appointed Glen Killane to the new role of deputy director of sport as it continues to revamp its approach in the sector.

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11 Jul 2018

Organisers of the Laver Cup have revealed plans to make the tennis tournament an annual event in response to “strong market demand”.

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11 Jul 2018

Mixed martial arts promotion the Ultimate Fighting Championship has agreed a sponsorship deal with betting company Parimatch, which becomes its first marketing partner in the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) region.

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