Tag Archives: sports+

Telecom to implement ultra low latency for sporting events in Flow

During a corporate event, Telecom gave details on what are the main developments and advances to be implemented by the company. One of them is related to Cablevisions Flow  platform, in which the company reported that it is working to achieve ultra low latency, in order to minimize the delay time in which an event [...]

Sportv Series Latin America & US Hispanic brought together the main leaders of TV and OTT sports business

Last Wednesday, October 2nd, Sportv Series Latin America & US Hispanic had its first edition at the Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables, Miami. The conference, organized by Dataxis, brought together more than 40 executives from the main companies in the sports business on TV and OTT, to discuss where this market is heading in Latin [...]

Argentine Football Association selects Stats Perform for video and data deal

Stats Perform, leader in sports artificial intelligence and data, announced a five year agreement with the Argentine Football Association (AFA) for the rights to global betting video and data across multiple competitions. According to the agreement terms, Stats Perform will collect and distribute official fast data, deep data and Watch&Bet video streams for over 600 [...]

UOL offers standalone package with the main sports content in Brazil

Esporte Clube, UOL sports content platform, announced a new standalone offer in which its subscribers will have unlimited access to all Fox Sports and ESPN channels, Esporte Interativo and UOL de Primeira, with exclusive sports content for UOL subscribers . The offer includes a free seven-day period that, after being completed, a USD 12 monthly [...]

Chile moves forward against illegal sports content broadcasts

Chilean Investigative Police (PDI), through its Crimes Against Intellectual Property Brigade, raided two households in the country, where equipment used to broadcast sports events from the VeoPartidos.com and FutbolChile.net websites was found. Two of those responsibles were arrested for violating both Telecommunications and Intellectual Property Laws. The websites offered sports content from several pay TV [...]

Cable & Wireless adds sports channel Rush to Flow TV

Cable & Wireless Communications, quadruple play operator in the Caribbean, added the sports channel Rush to its Flow TV service content offer, with the Premier League as one of its main attractions for the region. Rush is joining Flow TV today, and will broadcast the competitions 380 matches over the next three seasons Britta Reinhardt, [...]

Televisa and Univision to launch TUDN next July 20th

Televisa Group and Univisión announced that they will launch TUDN, its sports content brand evolution ,on July 20th. The channel, which will combine production efforts of Univisión in the US and Televisa in Mexico, will be broadcast on pay TV 24 hours a day, and its slogan will be Vivimos tu pasión. TUDN comes up [...]

The Copa America to be broadcast in Spain through DAZN

The sports OTT DAZN acquired the rights to broadcast the Copa America in Spain, the Latin American National Teams championship starting today in Brazil. This way, the platform is adding a new international competition to its catalog, for which it made a USD 1,69 million investment. In previous years, the competition was broadcast in Spain [...]

Five sports websites in Ecuador are blocked because of illegal streaming content

The Ecuadorian National Intellectual Rights Services (Senadi) ordered to block five websites belonging to RojaDirecta, a platform focused on broadcasting sporting events, according to what the entity informed in an official statement, where it stated to have found several elements to determine an alleged violation of intellectual property rights, through networks re-broadcastings without the owners [...]

DAZN develops campaign against sports piracy in Brazil

According to official information from the Brazilian Subscription TV Association (ABTA), activities related to piracy in Brazil generate losses of around USD 2.3 million at an annual level. This is the main reason why the DAZN streaming platform, recently launched in Brazil, brought together the country’s football teams recently taking part of the South American [...]