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May 07, 2021 17:05
LONDON: Genius Sports Limited, the official data, technology and commercial partner that powers the ecosystem connecting sports, betting and media, announced Thursday that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Second Spectrum, a leading provider of cutting-edge data tracking and visualization solutions, at an aggregate value of $200 million.
May 07, 2021 17:05
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 07, 2021 13:05
MUMBAI: Indian sports and entertainment power couple Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma have pledged Rs 20 million of their personal funds towards Covid-19 relief and have declared they aim to raise Rs 70 million via a fundraiser #InThisTogether.
May 06, 2021 17:05
LONDON: The FIA and Discovery have agreed a long-term partnership for the promotion of the FIA Electric GT Championship launching in 2023. Discovery, the global media group, was appointed by the FIA with its subsidiary, Eurosport Events, winning a competitive tender process to become the worldwide promoter of the FIA Electric GT Championship.
May 06, 2021 13:05
MUMBAI: For more than a century, the roads of Italy have been the battle ground as the world’s greatest cyclists have gone wheel to wheel in the fight for the maglia rosa. For 2021, Eurosport and Global Cycling Network (GCN) will come together to showcase the Giro d’Italia in all its glory for fans around the world like never before.
May 05, 2021 17:05
MUMBAI: With the second wave of the COVID-19 rampant in India and forcing the indefinite postponement of the Indian Premier league, Star India has pledged financial support of Rs 500 million for India's ongoing relief efforts.  The announcement was made through Star India's Twitter handle on Wednesday.
May 05, 2021 15:05
CHICAGO: Stats Perform, the sports tech leader in data and AI, announced Tuesday the launch of PressBox – an AI-powered online platform that delivers data-driven insights, video clip discovery and data research.
May 05, 2021 14:05
DUBAI: The International Cricket Council has invited tenders for providing data collection services and exploiting certain data-related rights at ICC events between 2021 – 2023.
May 05, 2021 08:05
KOCHI: Kerala Blasters FC is partnering with DataPOWA as their real-time sports media valuation engine.
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.