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DOHA, Qatar: Group ONE Holdings(ONE) and Media City Qatar have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to develop a strategic long-term partnership, collaborating in the production and development of a wide range of global content in Qatar across multiple media sectors, including original programming, studio shows, and esports, that will strengthen Qatar’s growing media ecosystem.

The announcement was made at the Qatar Economic Forum, powered by Bloomberg.  

Jun 25, 2022 05:06
MUMBAI: A new study shows younger viewers are following more sport than older counterparts, but with a heavy preference towards streaming and mobile experiences, including fantasy games. In contrast to the received wisdom that younger viewers are losing interest in sport, a new global report finds that the Millennial and Gen Z generations are following more competitions than Gen X and Boomers.
Jun 25, 2022 04:06
BENGALURU: Edtech major BYJU'S has extended its Team India shirt sponsor deal with the BCCI for another 18 months (until the end of 2023).  Its original term expired in March just before the start of IPL 2022. The extension is valued at around $55 million in toto, or roughly $1m per game that Team India will play over the next 18 months.
May 27, 2022 14:05
MUMBAI: After two months of IPL action, T20 cricket continues as Team India is all set to create history in a five-match T20 International series against South Africa. 
May 26, 2022 18:05
MUMBAI: Delhi Capitals Thursday announced that it has entered into an exclusive partnership with FanCraze, the cricket metaverse company, to issue digital collectibles and build Web 3.0 experiences. 
May 25, 2022 18:05
MUMBAI: Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. announced Wednesday the completion of its merger with Zynga Inc.  Under the terms of the merger agreement, Zynga stockholders received $3.50 in cash and 0.0406 shares of Take-Two common stock per share of Zynga common stock.
May 25, 2022 17:05
MUMBAI: The Board of Control for Cricket in India has reportedly engaged the services of Mjunction Services Limited to conduct the IPL media rights e-auction scheduled for June 12 (extendable into June 13 if there is a spillover).  Mjunction, a JV of Sail and Tata Steels, will be providing the bidding platform for the auction, Cricbuzz reports.
May 25, 2022 17:05
NEW DELHI: EndBoss, India's largest standalone poker tournament, hosted by PokerBaazi.com, finished its 2022 edition with a massive prize pool of Rs 5 crore.  Jitendra Gadhwal, the 26-year-old B.Tech graduate from Delhi, was crowned the champion, taking home prize money of Rs 1 crore. The tournament, which began on May 18th, attracted over 4928 entries from across the country.
May 25, 2022 17:05
NEW DELHI: esports streaming platform Rooter has signed what is claimed to be the country's biggest deal with the country’s most prominent and powerful esports team GodLike.  Deal size numbers were not disclosed. 
May 25, 2022 17:05
BENGALURU: In what is claimed to be a global first, FC Bengaluru United and their international partner, LaLiga club Sevilla FC, will be jointly launching a ‘Football Hackathon – Data Driven Players Performance Assessment’.  This online Hackathon will be a unique opportunity to effectively use data science in the space of professional football scouting and player performance analysis.
May 24, 2022 18:05
BHUBANESWAR: The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has launched the first Olympic Values Education Programme  (OVEP) in India, with the Olympism-themed curriculum being integrated into the school education system in the state of Odisha.