Golf - 23 Sep 2021
Capgemini, the French IT company, has today been named as a worldwide supplier, at very much the last minute, to golf’s biennial Ryder Cup teams-based competition in which Europe takes on the USA, in a six-year deal that includes the firm securing elevated worldwide partner status for three years from 2023.
Soccer - 23 Sep 2021
The National Assembly of France has launched a public consultation into the regulation and consumption of sport on TV, in response to the collapse of the rights deal between Spanish media firm Mediapro and the LFP, the French professional soccer league, that plunged French soccer into a financial crisis.
Motor racing - 23 Sep 2021 - Events
The date for the inaugural Miami Grand Prix of the prestigious Formula 1 motor racing series has been confirmed for Sunday 8 May, 2022, with the full event, including a Friday practice session and Saturday qualifying, beginning on 6 May.
Boxing - 23 Sep 2021 - Media rights
Protocol Sports Marketing, the Canada-based international rights and marketing agency, has been named as the exclusive media rights distributor for AIBA's flagship men’s World Boxing Championships.
Soccer - 23 Sep 2021 - Media rights
Setanta Sports, the international pay-television operator, has today announced that it has renewed its exclusive rights deal in Ukraine for English soccer’s Premier League for another three seasons.
Business - 22 Sep 2021 - Internet
Spanish soccer’s LaLiga will launch an alternative premium subscription service of its LaLigaSportsTV over-the-top sports streaming platform from next month.
Motor racing - 22 Sep 2021 - Directory
The Aston Martin Formula 1 team has appointed Martin Whitmarsh to the role of group chief executive of its new Aston Martin Performance Technologies division.
Soccer - 22 Sep 2021
Amazon Prime Video, the live streaming division of the global retail giant, has secured domestic rights in Italy to the next three seasons of the Serie B second-tier soccer league through an agreement with Helbiz Media, the US-based OTT platform which is the exclusive worldwide distributor of those rights.
Basketball - 22 Sep 2021
The organising committee of the 2022 Women’s Basketball World Cup, to be held in Sydney next September, has brought on board the sports division of MKTG, the international lifestyle marketing agency, to secure domestic sponsorship deals ahead of the tournament.