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MUMBAI: Voot, Reliance-owned Viacom 18 Media's over-the-top (OTT) platform, has acquired streaming rights for Poker Sports League, which will be conducting its third season online on account of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Zee5, Disney+Hotstar, Jio TV and MX Player were also in talks to acquire PSL media rights, Livemint reports.

Esports platform Pocket52 has come on board as the title sponsor, Amit Burman, Dabur India Ltd chairman and co-founder of Mind Sports League, which organizes PSL, told the the financial daily. 

Jan 14, 2021 13:01
MUMBAI: Eros Now, leading South Asian streaming entertainment service owned by Eros STX Global Corporation, announced a streaming and branding partnership with 2020 Abu Dhabi T10 Tournament, the fourth edition of the tournament and the second held in Abu Dhabi.
Jan 14, 2021 13:01
ZURICH: FIFA announced Wednesday the launch of FIFA Sound, a new entertainment strategy designed to create innovative and meaningful connections between football fans, music enthusiasts, players, artists, and the game and songs they all love.
Jan 14, 2021 12:01
MUMBAI: Diego Maradona rose from street urchin to become a footballing God. But he was never to see out his later years, dying at just 60 years old. The cause of death was given as a heart failure, but what really killed Diego Maradona?
Jan 14, 2021 12:01
DUBAI, UAE: Abu Dhabi Media, the UAE's leading public service broadcaster, and STARZPLAY, the region's fastest-growing subscription video on-demand service, Wednesday announced a strategic partnership to live-stream UFC events across the MENA. The launch comes ahead of UFC Fight Island's return to Abu Dhabi from January 16, and the eagerly anticipated bout between Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier on January 24.
Jan 14, 2021 10:01
MUMBAI: Lupa Systems CEO James Murdoch and Uday Shankar, the former chairman and CEO of Star India and president of Walt Disney Asia Pacific, announced Thursday that they are forming a new venture to explore technology and media opportunities in emerging markets.
Jan 13, 2021 12:01
MUMBAI: Sony Pictures Networks India (SPN) will commemorate India’s Republic Day with the premiere of WWE Superstar Spectacle, an unprecedented two-hour television special event for India featuring WWE's Indian superstars alongside Superstars and Legends from Raw, SmackDown and NXT. 
Jan 12, 2021 09:01
LONDON: DAZN Group, the leading global sports streaming platform, announced Monday that Shay Segev and James Rushton have been named co-chief executive pofficers.
Jan 12, 2021 08:01
SINGAPORE: Media Partners Asia announced Monday that the Asia Pacific online video industry grew revenue by 14% Y/Y in 2020 to reach $30.5 billion, according to MPA's new report, Asia Pacific Online Video & Broadband Distribution 2021. 
Jan 12, 2021 06:01
MUMBAI: Sony Pictures Networks India (SPN) has returned as the official broadcast partner for the second edition of Abu Dhabi T10 and strengthened their commitment towards bringing the unique cricket extravaganza to their audience in the Indian subcontinent.  The tournament is slated to take place at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium from January 28 to February 6. 
Jan 12, 2021 06:01
KOCHI: Kerala Blasters FC have announced FanPlay IoT (Internet of Things) as their Official Fan IoT Engagement Partner for Season – 7 of the Hero Indian Super League.