Category: OTT / VOD

Racing Play, Argentine’s Racing Club SVOD OTT, offers all its contents for free due to the Coronavirus pandemic

Racing Play, the recently launched SVOD OTT of the Argentine football club Racing Club, announced that, in order to entertain its members during the mandatory quarantine that is taking place in several countries to stop the advance of Coronavirus, it decided to offer its contents for free, for a 30-day period. The measure is effective [...]

Globo cancels Brazilian football TV rights payments until competitions resume

Globo announced through a statement sent to the São Paulo Football Federation (FPF) that it will not make the last fee payment on the São Paulo Championship TV rights, whose development is stopped due to the Covid-19 pandemic (Coronavirus).  In view of the 2020 Paulista Championship stop for an uncertain period due to the Covid-19 [...]

Claro Sports and Marca Claro to have next Olympic Games edition pay TV and digital platforms broadcasting rights

After the decision of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the Japanese Government to postpone the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games for next year, Claro Sports and Marca Claro announced that they will have, without any change, the event pay TV and digital platforms broadcasting rights on the new date determined to celebrate them. The coverage [...]

Estudiantes Play offers free content due to the Coronavirus pandemic

The Argentine football club Estudiantes de La Plata announced that, due to the spread of Covid-19 (Coronavirus), and to help with the mandatory  measures to stay at home required to stop the pandemic, it will release content from Estudiantes Play, the sports institution’s OTT , recently launched. As officially reported by the club, Estudiantes Play [...]

Guigo TV disputes Brazil’s National Team broadcasting rights for next Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers with Globo

The Brazilian OTT Guigo TV announced it is interested in televising the matches that the Brazilian National Team plays outside the country in the Qualifying rounds for the next Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup, recently postponed by the Covid-19 pandemic (Coronavirus). Until now, Globo was the only FTA TV broadcaster interested in these rights. As [...]

Athletico Paranaense launches its OTT with live matches and exclusive content

Brazilian football club Athlético Paranaense launched its SVOD OTT Furacão Play , which will have the teams live matches and other exclusive content . As officially reported by the club, the platform will broadcast 30 live team matches per year, including the matches of the Brazilian Championship (Brasileirão), the Paranaense Championship and friendly matches. Furacão [...]

AFA Play is available for free for a 60-day period

The Argentine Football Association (AFA) announced that AFA Play, its SVOD OTT launched in late 2019, is now available for free for a 60-day period, due to the global context linked to Covid-19 (Coronavirus) . The sports platform is available on its web version, and it is possible to download the app from Google Play [...]

Brazilian football clubs to have exclusive content available on Facebook Watch

Facebook announced a partnership agreement with Brazilian football clubs Athletico Paranaense, Atletico Mineiro, Corinthians, Cruzeiro, Flamengo, Grêmio, Internacional, Palmeiras, Santos, São Paulo and Vasco da Gama, for which the 11 teams will have exclusive content available on Facebook Watch. Those already mentioned contents will add more than 67 production hours distributed in more than 800 [...]

Toolbox introduces Sports Hub, a special OTT solution for Sports

The new solution Sports Hub by Toolbox, was presented last week at the Sports Summit 2020 in Mexico City, where the leading technology company for OTT and TV Everywhere, shared live demos of its latest solution. Sports Hub, is a special OTT solution for sports perfect to manage, visualize and distribute Live content, Video On [...]

LVP arrives at Ecuador with the Volcano Discover League of League of Legends

The Professional Video Games League (LVP) -The Mediapro Group- announced its official arrival at Ecuador to promote eSports in the country with the Volcano Discover League, official competition of League of Legends, which will deliver about USD 10 thousand in prizes, and will look for the best team in the country to take it to [...]