Tag Archives: DAZN

Canelo Alvarez sues DAZN for agreement’s breaching

According to several specialized websites, Mexican boxer Saul Canelo Alvarez has decided to cancel the partnership agreement that linked him to DAZN and the promoter Golden Boy Promotions, focused on promoting boxing events, founded by former boxer Oscar de la Hoya. The agreement with DAZN had originally been run in 2018 for 11 fights in [...]

DAZN resumes international expansion plans as of December

The OTT DAZN, focused on sports content, has officially announced last October 28th that it will resume its international expansion plans, originally announced in March, in 200 countries and territories, including Latin American countries, as of December 1st. Likewise, in July, as reported by several specialized websites, the platform developed a trial version for users [...]

DAZN reduces its operations in Brazil due to the Coronavirus pandemic

As reported by the specialized Brazilian website UOL, from DAZN, OTT that has been operating in Brazil for almost two years, they announced that these will be reduced, with the aim of reducing their costs worldwide after the financial impact that the Coronavirus pandemic caused on the platform. From DAZN, so far, they have not [...]

Band renews agreement with DAZN to broadcast Brasileirão’s C series

Brazilian company Grupo Bandeirantes announced days ago it has renewed the  agreement  it had run in 2019 DAZN to broadcast the Brasileirãos C series matches. As reported by several specialized websites in Brazil, the renewal will last until the end of the competition, and will be valid until January 31st, 2021. Matches will be broadcast [...]

Globo and DAZN finishes TV broadcasting rights agreements with Conmebol in Brazil for Copa Libertadores and Copa Sudamericana

The Brazilian group Globo and the OTT DAZN, which began its operations in Brazil in May last year and is currently working on its expansion plans to more countries in Latin America and the rest of the world, decided to finish the TV broadcasting rights agreements they had available with the South American Football Confederation [...]

DAZN resumes its international expansion plans

As reported by the specialized website Digital TV Europe, the sports OTT DAZN will resume its expansion plans to 200 countries around the world this next July 24th, coinciding with the boxing event that will face US Vergil Ortiz Jr. and Colombian Samuel Vargas. The launch will be made in a beta phase, for users [...]

Italian football league temporarily cancels its broadcasts in Brazil with DAZN

As reported by the Brazilian website Trivela, Serie A, the Italian football professional league, has temporarily cancelled the rights to air the competition through the OTT DAZN in Brazil, in order to renegotiate them. The OTT is the only one broadcasting all the Italian football league matches in the country, which resumed its activities recently [...]

Fox Sports directs its sale in Mexico

As reported by the Mexican website Mediotiempo, Fox Sports would already have a buyer in Mexico. The channels sale  in the country is one of the requirements imposed on The Walt Disney Company by the Telecommunications Federal Institute (IFT) to approve Disney-Fox merger, which took place in March last year.  According to information given by [...]

DAZN may withhold rights fee payments due to the Coronavirus pandemic

As reported by various specialized websites, he global sports OTT DAZN is expected to inform global rights holders that it will not make its next rights fee payments for any content that has not been delivered due to the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic. With this decision, the platform adopts a similar measure to Globo, who announced [...]

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 [...]