FOX Sports

NEW YORK: ESPN+, Disney’s direct-to-consumer sports streaming service, will be the new US home for Germany’s Bundesliga as the result of a new multi-year agreement that will kick off in August 2020.

ESPN+ will feature exclusive live and on-demand replay coverage of more than 300 matches per season from the Bundesliga, in both English and Spanish languages. In addition, the long-term agreement includes live coverage of the season kick-off DFL Supercup, rights to Bundesliga 2 matches and on-demand surround programming such as highlights and magazine shows.

Aug 24, 2019 15:08
BALTIMORE, MD and BURBANK, CA: Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. and The Walt Disney Company Friday announced the completion of the previously announced acquisition by Sinclair of the equity interests in 21 Regional Sports Networks (the “RSNs”) and Fox College Sports, which were acquired by Disney in its acquisition of Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc.
May 09, 2019 12:05
LOS ANGELES: Fox Sports, a unit of Fox Corporation, is buying 4.99% stake in gaming giant The Stars Group Inc.
Apr 03, 2019 18:04
FRANKFURT, Germany: The Bundesliga has expanded its eFootball tournaments into Asia again this season, with the new Virtual Bundesliga (VBL) International Series held in Malaysia and India the latest competitions to provide international challengers for the upcoming VBL International Final in Germany.
Mar 11, 2019 15:03
MUMBAI: Foxtel’s Fox Sports has acquired Australia territory rights to the Vivo 2019 Indian Premier League, with live coverage of the tournament to be broadcast across Fox Sports and Fox Cricket. The IPL will be staged over a six week period from March 23 with up to 60 matches scheduled to be played.
Oct 03, 2018 12:10
NEW YORK: Lachlan Murdoch, the future chairman and CEO of Fox, the company to be spun-off in connection with the merger of 21st Century Fox with The Walt Disney Company, has announced key leadership appointments across the company's sports, distribution, ad sales operations and corporate functions. 
Aug 16, 2018 16:08
MELBOURNE: Fox Sports or Foxtel, Australian cricket’s new broadcaster that has won the rights till 2024, has announced at an event that Australia’s ODI series against South Africa at home in November will be the first time that live sport in the country will be broadcast in 4K resolution, Cricket Australia’s digital mouthpiece, cricket.com.au reports.
Jun 27, 2018 17:06
NEW YORK: The Murdoch family controlled 21st Century Fox has signed a 5-year media rights contract for WWE’s flagship show, Smackdown Live, which kicks off from October 2019.  The weekly, two-hour live event will be aired by Fox throughout the year. 
Apr 13, 2018 13:04
MELBOURNE: Cricket Australia Friday sealed a new six-year broadcast and digital agreement worth A$1.182 billion ($920 million) that also broke Channel Nine's four-decade stranglehold of CA television rights. The new agreement signed with Fox Sports and Seven West Media is an increase on the current rights value where CA receives up to A$600 million from its existing five-year deal. 
Mar 29, 2018 14:03
MELBOURNE: Fox Sports, on Foxtel, will ensure Australian cricket fans can watch every game of the 2018 IPL 11 season following a new broadcast arrangement with global media rights holder and sibling network Star India announced Thursday. It’s the first time in five years Australian cricket fans will be able to watch live coverage of the Twenty20 competition on television.
Feb 01, 2018 16:02
NEW YORK: The National Football League, America's most popular sports league and home to the most popular programming on television, Wednesday reached an agreement with Fox Sports, to broadcast the next five seasons of Thursday Night Football beginning with the 2018 season.