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Uruguayan Football Association thinks on a new AUF TV

Uruguayan Football Association (AUF) Standardization Commission President, Pedro Bordaberry, pointed that Uruguayan football clubs financial problems  would lie in how bad TV rights are sold, and expressed that the only possible way to market World Cup Qualifiers TV rights would be to create AUF TV. Here what is being disputed are World Cup Qualifiers rights. [...]

Amazon Prime Video will broadcast Diego Maradona’s serie

Argentine ex-footballer Diego Maradona will have his bioseries through Amazon Prime Video, which will be named Sueño Bendito. According to official information given by the company,  “It’s a one-hour biopic series that will follow this legendary footballer triumphs and challenges, as well as key moments of both professional career and personal life. Maradona will be [...]

Olympic Channel and Claro Sports will broadcast Olympic content in Latin America

Claro Sports announced an alliance with Olympic Channel to bring Olympic programming to 17 Latin American countries through its OTT, Marca Claro and Claro Video. Programming will be available in Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica,  Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela. Programming will include Olympic [...]

DirecTV signs ad sales deal with Viacom

Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) has signed an ad sales deal with DirecTV. In this way, Viacom will be the exclusive advertising sales representative of the operator for Argentina and Uruguay. The DirecTV platforms, which include the sports channels DirecTV Sports, DirecTV Sports 2, DirecTV Sports+ and the digital platform, as well as OnDirecTV, and [...]

Flow adds 29 channels in Uruguay

Cablevisión Uruguay added 29 live channels to Flow, its multi-screen service, and thus expanded the content offer by more than 30%. In addition, it expanded its on demand library. Some of the channels that joined the platform are AMC, Europe Europe, Telemundo, Food Networks, TCL, Hola TV, Lifetime, Net TV, 26 TV, BBC, TV Pública [...]

Court again stops Claro’s DTH service in Uruguay

The Administrative Litigation Court (TCA) of Uruguay closed the proceedings through which the telecommunications company Claro (América Móvil) claimed its right to offer satellite TV services in that country. The company had received the DTH license in 2008 and in the last 10 years, it has been facing judicial fights that deny it the possibility [...]

Antel to stream World Cup matches in 4K

Vera+, the online channel of the Uruguayan telecommunications company Antel, will offer the 64 matches of the soccer World Cup in Russia in HD and 4K HDR through its renewed mobile app. The company said that the app will offer users notifications of games, statistics, highlights and news, as well as the possibility to choose [...]