Category: TV channels / Content

Argentine Government confirms it is interested in broadcasting local football matches on TV Publica

As recently reported by several Argentine websites, Matias Lammens, Argentine Tourism and Sports Minister, confirmed the countrys Government is interested in local Professional Football Leagues matches to be broadcasted on TV Publica, the States FTA TV channel.  The initiative takes place days after the Argentine Football Association (AFA) officially confirmed the return of the countrys [...]

FIH launches web version of Watch.Hockey

With the continuing return of the FIH Hockey Pro League featuring a series of 14 matches between October 27th and November 15th, the International Hockey Federation (FIH) and Nagra are providing hockey fans with even greater access to the sport with the launch of the website version of Watch.Hockey (https://Watch.Hockey).    In addition to the Watch.Hockey [...]

Fox Sports looses Argentine Football League’s matches broadcasts

After the Argentine Football Association (AFA) officially confirmed the return of the Professional Football League in the country starting next Friday, October 30th with the Copa Liga Profesional 2020, the specialized website Doble Amarilla (and later other local websites) reported that the 24 clubs that will participate in the competition decided to cancel the agreement [...]

IFT grants new deadline to sell Fox Sports in Mexico until December 4th

Mexican Federal Telecommunications Institute (IFT) has officially reported that it has granted a new deadline for the sale of Fox Sports Mexico, one of the requirements that the regulator had established to approve the Disney-Fox merger, officially concluded in March 2019.  Initially, the IFT had given Disney a six-months period to find a buyer for [...]

Rio Motorsports acquires Formula 1 broadcasting rights in Brazil

Rio Motorsports acquired from Liberty Media the rights to broadcast the Formula 1 seasons between 2021 and 2025 in Brazil, after Globo confirmed its decision not to broadcast them from next year. The next step for Río Motorsports will be to define which broadcaster will be in charge of airing the races. The agreement authorizes [...]

Afizzionados to broadcast NFL matches throughout Mexico

As officially reported by Televisa, as of this last Sunday, September 27th, its sports channel Afizzizados started to broadcast the National Football League (NFL) regular season in Mexico. The channel will offer the US football league matches that are played on Sundays, which will be available in Mexico through Izzi, Sky / VETV, blim TV [...]

Claro Sports to broadcast the Bundesliga in Latin America

Claro (America Movil) announced it has acquired the rights to broadcast the Bundesliga (football league soon to start in Germany) for Latin America, not including Brazil, where the rights belong to Band and the sports news and statistics app OneFootball. According to what Claro officially reported, from last September 20th, the company started to broadcast [...]

Tigo agrees to become main sponsor of the Panamanian National Team

Millicom, which operates in Latin America under the ‘Tigo’ brand, announced this last Wednesday, September 2nd, it has run a sponsorship agreement valued at USD 3.3 million through which, for the next three years, Tigo Panama will invest that amount to collaborate with the countrys National Team. The agreement is added to the sponsorship that [...]

Globo not to broadcast Formula 1 in 2021

Brazilian Globo Group has recently announced its decision not to renew the TV rights agreement of Formula 1, the highest motorsport competition worldwide, for the 2021 season. The current agreement for Brazil, through which Globo broadcasts the races, classification and trainings on FTA TV (TV Globo) and pay TV (Sportv), is scheduled to finish at [...]

Sports TV Rights to own Bolivian football TV broadcasting rights until 2024

Days after the Bolivian Football Federation (FBF) announced the companies that submitted their offers for the Professional Football League TV broadcasting rights in the country, such as Tigo (Millicom) and GolTV (Tenfield), finally Sports TV Rights will be the one who will own the rights to broadcast Bolivian local football for the 2021-2024 period, as [...]