Tag Archives: sports+

SBT strengthens its sports catalog in Brazil and confirms it will broadcast Copa América 2021’s matches on FTA TV

According to information officially reported by the Brazilian TV broadcaster SBT (Sistema Brasileiro de Televisão), the company, which already broadcasts Copa Libertadores matches on FTA TV in the country since last year, confirmed that it will also air the Copa America in for the Brazilian territory exclusively, as of June 13th. The announcement was made [...]

Fanatiz launches in Mexico in partnership with Fox Sports

The streaming platform Fanatiz, whose catalog is focused on sports content, has officially  announced on Monday, May 3rd, its launch in Mexico, where it has also reported that it will add Fox Sports channels to its content portfolio. As a result of this partnership, Fanatiz subscribers will be able to access various leagues in Latin [...]

Band and Claro develop first sports broadcast with 5G in Brazil

Brazilian FTA TV channel Rede Bandeirantes (Band), owned by Grupo Bandeirantes de Comunicação, and the telecommunications company Claro Brasil (America Movil), have made this last Sunday, April 25th, the first sports broadcast using 5G technology in Brazil. According to the information reported by UOL and other specialized websites in the country, it took place during [...]

Win Sports to broadcast Colombian Professional Basketball League between April and June

Colombian pay TV channel Win Sports, whose programming focuses on sports content, has officially announced this Thursday, April 22nd, that it will broadcast the Colombian Professional Basketball League. According to the information that was officially reported from the company, from next Tuesday, April 27th, until June 10th, Win Sports will broadcast the 74 matches of [...]

Mimyuni Media Entertainment launches new package with its sports channels

The Mimyuni Media Entertainment programmer has announced this last Tuesday, February 9th, that it will launch a new content package, in which it made the decision to gather its sports channels offering to market it to pay TV operators. As officially reported by Mimyuni Media Entertainment, the first channel package that the company will launch [...]

Sky bundles its sports offer with Sky Sports in Mexico

Mexican telecommunications company Televisa has announced this last Thursday, December 17th, the launch of Sky Sports, launched by Sky Mexico, with various sports competitions available, both from Latin America and from other regions around the world. Sky Sports monthly subscription is valued at MX $ 260 (USD 13), in the prepaid mode. Sky launches its [...]

DAZN completes its international expansion and is now available in 200 countries and territories

As reported at the end of October, the sports OTT DAZN has finally resumed its international expansion plans –originally announced in March-, and is now available in more than 200 countries and territories, including countries in Latin America, where the platform was already available in Brazil since May 2019. As officially reported from DAZN, the [...]

Club Universidad de Chile launches ‘La U Play’, its new SVOD OTT

The sports club Universidad de Chile, better known as ‘La U’, has officially announced this last Thursday the launch of La U Play, its new SVOD OTT with exclusive content, which includes anecdotes from football players, unpublished memories and information from the football professional team, the women’s team and Azules Esports -esports division of the [...]

Brazilian Olympic Committee to launch new OTT with live events in December

The Brazilian Olympic Committee has officially announced on November 16th the creation of Canal Olímpico do Brasil, a new OTT platform that it plans to officially launch in December. Access to the platform will be free, and its catalog will include live broadcasts of competitions from all Olympic disciplines. In addition, the entity reported that [...]

DAZN reduces its operations in Brazil due to the Coronavirus pandemic

As reported by the specialized Brazilian website UOL, from DAZN, OTT that has been operating in Brazil for almost two years, they announced that these will be reduced, with the aim of reducing their costs worldwide after the financial impact that the Coronavirus pandemic caused on the platform. From DAZN, so far, they have not [...]