Tag Archives: ESPN

ESPN and Fox Sports to broadcast the return of the Bundesliga in Latin America

ESPN and Fox Sports will broadcast in Latin America the return of the Bundesliga, the professional football competition in Germany, which will be restarted this Saturday, May 16th, even during the Coronavirus pandemic. Televising of sporting events  was reactivated on May 9th with the UFC (Ultimate Fight Championship) mixed martial arts league. Nine fixture dates [...]

ESPN to offer series and movies in Latin America

ESPN Latin America will premiere the ESPN Cine & Series segment on May 4th, an initiative that will bring together the best productions from The Walt Disney Studios and 20th Century Studios related to the sports world. This initiative strengthens the permanent commitment to offer the highest quality content to all Latin America. ESPN is [...]

Fox Sports and ESPN to broadcast the Copa Libertadores 2020

Almost a year after the announcement of the merger between The Walt Disney Company and 21st Century Fox, media from several Latin American countries reported that Fox Sports will not be the exclusive broadcasting TV network of the Copa Libertadores, and some matches will be aired on ESPN, which , since 2019, is also broadcasting [...]

ESPN International makes XFL worldwide coverage

ESPN International will deliver comprehensive global coverage of the 2020 XFL season, which started last Saturday, February 8th, to sports fans around the world through ESPN-branded platforms and distribution partners. XFL games will reach more than 100 million households in over 200 countries and territories, including Spanish-speaking countries in Latin America, Brazil and the Caribbean. [...]

iPlan to offer OTT options from 2020

Argentine telecom company iPlan announced an agreement with DirecTV to market the companys DirecTV GO OTT within its FTTH network, and is also negotiating with Movistar and Cablevision to do the same with Movistar Play and Flow. As reported by the Argentine newspaper La Nación, the company will offer DirecTV GO in 2020 and, during [...]

Zapping TV adds ESPN and Disney TV channels to its offer

Chilean OTT pay TV Zapping TV announced it is adding seven new ESPN and Disney TV channels to its content offer. ESPN, ESPN 2, ESPN 3, ESPN+, Disney Channel Disney XD and Disney Jr are already available for accessing them, without changing the OTT monthly subscription cost. Being able to offer these TV channels confirms [...]

Alianza restructures itself and creates executive board to advance in combating content piracy

In an effort to more closely align with priorities for future consolidated strategies against piracy, the organization Alianza (Contra Pirateria de Television Paga) announced its restructuring with the creation of an executive board of officers. The executive board will be comprised of members from DirecTV, Discovery, ESPN, FOX and Turner, a group of content providers, [...]

DirecTV and ESPN develops US Open expanded coverage for Latin America

DTH DirecTV announced it is suggesting a new way of living the US Open, fourth and final 2019 seasons Grand Slam. From next Monday, August 26th, and during the first five days, DirecTV and ESPN are presenting US Open Mix, which will offer an extended coverage of what happens at the Flushing Meadows Park courts, [...]

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 [...]