Broadcast Rights

MUMBAI: Bangladesh territory media rights for international cricket hosted by the BCCI, as well as the remaining games for the ongoing 2020-21 season of the Premier League, have been secured by freshly minted sportscaster T Sports. 

The media rights agreement was managed by Singapore-based digital rights marketplace Allrites, which sublicensed the rights from Star India. 

May 04, 2021 08:05
NEW YORK: The Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA) announced Monday that Google will become a WNBA Changemaker through a new multiyear partnership that will drive engagement during many key moments throughout the year. As part of the partnership, Google will serve as presenting partner of the WNBA Playoffs and as an associate partner of WNBA All-Star on ESPN and the WNBA Commissioner’s Cup.
May 04, 2021 08:05
NEW YORK: The National Football League announced Monday that Amazon Prime Video will be the exclusive home of Thursday Night Football beginning with the 2022 season. 
Apr 27, 2021 17:04
MUMBAI: The Walt Disney Company announced Tuesday it is shutting down pretty much all of its pay-television business in South-East Asia and Hong Kong later this year, marking the end of an era for a media conglomerate that has had a huge entertainment supply chain in the region.
Apr 26, 2021 21:04
MUMBAI: GroupM ESP, the entertainment, esports and sports division of GroupM India, Monday released the sports sponsorship report for India 2020.  The size of the Indian Sports Industry in 2020 is estimated at Rs 5894 crores (Rs 58.94 billion). This report takes into consideration - sponsorship spends, celebrity endorsement and media spends on sports properties.
Apr 23, 2021 17:04
LONDON: The Professional Triathletes Organisation (PTO) Friday announced that it has appointed IMG to assist in distributing global media rights for the PTO’s flagship event - The Collins Cup in addition to future PTO owned events for the next three years.
Apr 20, 2021 18:04
MUMBAI: Sony Pictures Networks India (SPN) has acquired the exclusive television and digital rights for Copa America 2021 in the Indian sub-continent till December 31. 
Apr 20, 2021 16:04
LAUSANNE: FIDE has signed a historic global partnership agreement with Chessable, making it one of the sponsors for the World Chess Championship cycle, the Olympiad, and the World Rapid and Blitz. Sister company chess24 acquires broadcast rights for top FIDE events from 2021 until 2026. 
Apr 19, 2021 19:04
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. 
Apr 15, 2021 17:04
MUMBAI: Eurosport and Eurosport HD India, the sports channels from the house of Discovery, are all set to delight the Indian tennis fans with action from Billie Jean Cup Playoffs 2021 as India go head to head against home team Latvia. 
Apr 08, 2021 17:04
MUMBAI: Ahead of the VIVO IPL 2021's grand opening on Friday, April 9, host broadcaster Star and Disney India announced an illustrious panel of 100 commentators for the marquee tournament.  The line-up includes an eclectic mix of regional and English commentators, who will give viewers and fans an option to enjoy the games with live commentary in the language of their choice.