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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 [...]

Claro Sports is launched in Mexico through Totalplay

Totalplay and Claro Sports announced that the Latin American sports content channel is already available in Totalplay’s Basic and Extended Basic plans. Subscribers can access it on the operators channel 521 (HD), and through its mobile application. The offer is valid for clients from Cancun, Celaya, Chihuahua, Cuernavaca, Guadalajara, Juarez, Leon, Merida, Monterrey, Morelia, Pachuca, [...]

DirecTV launches new sports newscast in Peru

DirecTV announced the launching of Connection DirecTV, its new sports newscast, which is being premiered today on DirecTV Sports in Peru. The program will offer an analysis on Peruvian and international sports scene. It will have a daily edition from Mondays to Fridays and another on Sundays, and all of them will last half an [...]

Movistar Play to be launched in Mexico

According to Telefónica Mexico, Movistar Play will be launched in that country on March 21st. Its offer will include its own production series, films, exclusive TV channels, sports, children’s content, documentaries and access to Netflix, with whom Telefónica has a global alliance for offering content. The company also reported that customers can watch all offers [...]

Fox Sports App reached the 186 thousand mark of Argentinian unique users during the Boca – River Final

The media company Fox reported that the sports channel Fox Sports mobile app to watch live content reached the mark of 186 hundred unique Argentinian users in the Boca River football match, disputed last November 11 th , in occasion of the Libertadores de América Final Cup. The second and decisive match will be [...]

Without broadcasting matches, Argentine TNT Sports bets on contents about the World Cup Russia 2018

The premium sports channel TNT Sports from Argentina decided to invest in content related with the football FIFA World Cup Russia 2018, despite of not having the rights to broadcast the matches. By doing so, it tries to benefit from the high expectation generated by the tournament to be played since next June 14th. They [...]

Fox broadcasts Mayweather-McGregor differently for each country in Latin America

Fox will broadcast the boxing match Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor in Latin America, but there will be differences depending on the country. In South America, it will only be available for Fox Premium pack. However, any pay TV subscriber will be able to watch the sporting event in Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean. [...]