Author Archives: Agustin Bertran

Globo does not have TV rights of almost 30% Brasileirão 2020 matches guaranteed

Almost three months before the beginning of the Brazilian Professional Football League (Brasileirão), the Globo Group failed to run an agreement to broadcast the Bragantino and Coritiba clubs football matches, which recently managed to ascend to the professional football category and are part of the Brazilian championship. These teams are added to Athletico Paranaense,  which, [...]

‘We estimate that, with the premium channel, Colombian football will receive at least 32.6% more revenue than it received in 2019’

Jaime Parada, General Manager at Win Sports, was interviewed by Nextv News Latin America and expressed himself about the launch of Win Sports+, the new premium option of the Colombian pay TV channel, officially launched last January 20th, and gave details about its marketing, growth aspirations, its launch in other pay TV operators and outside [...]

Guigo TV adds Esporte Interativo Plus contents to its catalog

Guigo TV and Turner ran an agreement by which, from this month, Turners digital products contents will be part of Guigo TV packages available for its subscribers, who will have Esporte Interativo Plus (EI Plus) contents available on the OTT platform. Some of them will be the Champions League, eight clubs from the Serie A [...]

Chivas TV reduces its monthly subscription by 60%

Chivas TV, the Mexican football team Club Deportivo Guadalajara OTT, better known as Las Chivas. announced a reduction on its monthly subscription value, which now costs MX $ 39 (USD 2.09). The new price means a reduction of around 60% in relation to 2019, when it was at MX $ 111 (USD 6). As officially [...]

ESPN International makes XFL worldwide coverage

ESPN International will deliver comprehensive global coverage of the 2020 XFL season, which started last Saturday, February 8th, to sports fans around the world through ESPN-branded platforms and distribution partners. XFL games will reach more than 100 100 million households in over 200 countries and territories, including Spanish-speaking countries in Latin America, Brazil and the [...]

HV Television not to broadcast Win Sports and Win Sports+ contents this year

The Colombian pay-TV operator HV Television (HV TV) removed Win Sports and Win Sports+ – the new recently launched premium TV channel – from its programming grid, and added the PX Sports channel, focused on extreme sports, exclusively for Cundinamarca and Antioquia, as reported by the operator on its official website. At the end of [...]

DAZN launches new original series in Brazil

The sports OTT DAZN announced it has launched De Volta: Vasco, its third original production in Brazil, after the premieres of Saudade and Sem Filtro: Flamengo. This is a two 15 minutes-episodes series, which focuses on the reaction the Brazilian team Vasco Da Gama fans during the last step of the Brazilian Championship and its [...]

TV Azteca, Cinemex and Riot Games open new eSports stadium in CDMX

TV Azteca, Cinemex and Riot Games opened last week an exclusive eSports stadium in Mexico City. The room is able to host 100 people and will be focused on two annual League of Legends tournaments. The project demanded a USD 2.5 million investment. The partnership agreement between the three companies had been announced last year. [...]

Amazon Prime Video launches its first original production in Brazil

After its official announcement, in July 2019, Amazon Prime Video premiered on Friday All or Nothing: Seleccion Brasileña (Tudo ou Nada: Seleção Brasileira), its first original production in Brazil. It will be a five-episode one hour series, which will focus on the Brazilian National Teams performance during the last Copa America, which the team won [...]

Argentine football team Racing Club launches new OTT

The Argentine football team Racing Club launched its new OTT ‘Racing Play‘, with exclusive audiovisual content, that can be accessed through the platforms and the clubs official websites, or by downloading the official app, available for iOS and Android. The platform brings together videos and special productions focused on the professional teams privacy, live broadcasts [...]