Category: premium

Turner rebrands CDF as TNT Sports

As recently reported by several specialized websites in Chile, starting this last Sunday, January 17th, Canal de Futbol (CDF, owned by Turner) will be rebranded as TNT Sports, the same brand that the company uses for its premium channel in Argentina. On January 4th, Turner reported in the Diario Oficial de Chile that it modified [...]

Global Sports Rights Management expands Brasileirão’s distribution in the Caribbean with Flow Sports

Global Sports Rights Management (GSRM), the company that holds international rights of series A and B of the Professional Brazilian Football League -better known as Brasileirão-, to be broadcast on FTA TV, pay TV, pay-per-view and OTT , has announced a distribution agreement with Flow Sports for three seasons (2020-2022). Through the agreement, the sports [...]

Mirada empowers Izzi with custom launcher for Android TV Operator Tier

Mirada, provider of products and services for digital TV operators and broadcasters, has officially announced this last October 26th the commercial launch of its Android TV Operator Tier with custom launcher for Mexican operator Izzi (Televisa). Android TV-based STBs with Miradas software will be commercialized by Izzi Telecom as a new premium product, branded as [...]

AFA officially cancels agreement with Fox Sports and Turner may own all Argentine Football TV broadcasting rights

As reported by various specialized websites in Argentina, the Argentine Football Association (AFA), entity in charge of organizing and regulating official football leagues in the country, has officially announced its decision to cancel the agreement that was being ran with Fox Sports for the countrys Professional Football Leagues (LPF) TV broadcasting rights, which will officially [...]

Argentine Government confirms it is interested in broadcasting local football matches on TV Publica

As recently reported by several Argentine websites, Matias Lammens, Argentine Tourism and Sports Minister, confirmed the countrys Government is interested in local Professional Football Leagues matches to be broadcasted on TV Publica, the States FTA TV channel.  The initiative takes place days after the Argentine Football Association (AFA) officially confirmed the return of the countrys [...]

Fox Sports loses Argentine Football League’s matches broadcasts

After the Argentine Football Association (AFA) officially confirmed the return of the Professional Football League in the country starting next Friday, October 30th with the Copa Liga Profesional 2020, the specialized website Doble Amarilla (and later other local websites) reported that the 24 clubs that will participate in the competition decided to cancel the agreement [...]

Win Sports launches new offers due to a possible Professional Football League resumption in Colombia

Colombian pay TV channel Win Sports announced that, due to the probable resumption of the Colombian Professional Football League, and after having offered Win Sports+, the company’s new premium TV channel, for free during the last six months, it launched a series of new promotional offers, aimed at facilitating access to football content in Colombia, [...]

Turner resumes Professional Football League’s broadcasts in Chile

Chilean National Professional Football Association (ANFP) confirmed days ago the return of Professional Football in the country for this coming Saturday, August 29th, after being canceled in March due to the Coronavirus pandemic. The entity also published the schedule of pending matches canceled because of the pandemic, as well as those of the ninth fixture [...]

Flamengo fails in its first paid broadcast

The Brazilian football club Flamengo has broadcast the match it played against the Volta Redonda team, for which it charged a subscription for those who are not members of the club. The broadcast and collection were initially scheduled to take place through the streaming platform MyCujoo, but, due to the high demand and complaints from [...]

Disney takes F1 to pay TV with ESPN

The Walt Disney Company announced last week the broadcast of Formula 1 for Latin America, both through its Fox Action premium channel, as well as on ESPN and ESPN App. With the news, the main automobile competition in the world, which resumed its activities this last weekend after the pandemic period, it expanded its reach, [...]