media rights

MUMBAI: The Star India network, which owns a majority stake in Mashal Sports, commercial rights holder of the Pro Kabaddi League, has, as expected, retained the media rights to the PKL for the next five seasons.

Mashal Sports announced at the weekend that it had successfully concluded its PKL media rights auction for five Seasons (Season 8 to Season 12) to be held during 2021-2025. 

Though Star was the only entity that put in a bid, it bears noting that the rights were offered through an open tender process.

Mar 25, 2021 19:03
MUMBAI: Star India-controlled Mashal Sports Pvt Ltd (Mashal), founder and commercial rights holder of the Pro Kabaddi League, has extended by ten days the deadline it had set for potential bidders to submit bid documents for PKL's media rights. 
Feb 25, 2021 12:02
MUMBAI: Star India-controlled Mashal Sports Pvt Ltd (Mashal), founder and commercial rights holder for the Pro Kabaddi League, is set to conduct an open market media rights auction for 5 seasons (Season 8 – Season 12) of PKL to be held during 2021 – 2025.
Feb 20, 2021 06:02
MUMBAI: UEFA, the governing body for football in Europe, has invited tenders for broadcasting rights in the Indian sub-continent to UEFA's club competitions for the 2021-24 cycle. The tender process, led by TEAM Marketing AG, UEFA’s official marketing agency, has set a first-round bid deadline of March 16 (10 AM CET).
Jan 29, 2021 12:01
NEW YORK: ESPN+ has finalized a new five-year agreement with Cricket West Indies for exclusive US rights to all men’s and women’s matches in the International Cricket Council Future Tours Program played in the Caribbean. The deal also includes domestic CWI matches for a total of 124 matches including 20 Tests, 46 ODI and 58 T20s.
Jan 22, 2021 19:01
LAHORE: Ahead of the resumption of international cricket in Pakistan, the Pakistan Cricket Board has secured media rights for the HBL Pakistan Super League and all home bilateral international matches till 2023.
Jan 18, 2021 11:01
KUALA LUMPUR: The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has announced an official partnership with Sportradar for worldwide data and associated media rights for major AFC competitions for the cycles 2021-2024 and 2025-2028.
Jan 07, 2021 16:01
DHAKA: The Bangladesh Cricket Board has reportedly sold the TV rights for the upcoming series at home against West Indies to Ban-Tech for BDT179 million ($2.12 million approx). The floor price BCB set for the rights was BDT126 million ($1.5 million approx)
Nov 25, 2020 15:11
MUMBAI: Strengthening its cricket portfolio, Star India has acquired the media rights of Cricket South Africa (CSA) till the end of the 2023/24 cricket season, across Asia, Middle East and North Africa. The agreement grants Star India exclusive rights across linear and digital mediums including all India tours to South Africa in this period.
Nov 24, 2020 15:11
ROME: Italy's top flight football league on Monday issued the Invitation to Tender (ITT) for international media rights related to the Serie A Championship, Coppa Italia and Supercoppa Italiana for the three-year cycle 2021-2024.
Nov 17, 2020 11:11
SPECIAL REPORT: A WEEK TO THE DAY after the thirteenth edition of the Indian Premier League completed its 2020  innings, official broadcaster Star Sports has ticked off all the boxes as far as viewership, subscription numbers are concerned. Ergo OTT platform Disney+ Hotstar, which is where parent company Walt Disney has (and will have) its primary focus in the post COVID-19 era.