Tag Archives: Sportv Series Latin America

Sportv Series Latin America & US Hispanic consolidates itself as the annual meeting of the sports business on TV and OTT

Sportv Series Latin America & US Hispanic, on its second edition, will aim to give an explanation to the growing interest in the convergence of TV technology and the sports business development in the region. The virtual conference will be held next Tuesday, October 6th and will focus on how new technologies are changing the [...]

Peruvian Club Universitario Deportes joins the OTT universe with Universitario Play

Peruvian Club Universitario Deportes Football Club has officially launched Universitario Play, its new OTT with exclusive content, with technical development in charge of Poipes. Contents can be accessed via the web, as well as from the app, available for download on iOS and Android devices from Google Play and the App Store. As reported on [...]

Claro Sports to broadcast the Bundesliga in Latin America

Claro (America Movil) announced it has acquired the rights to broadcast the Bundesliga (football league soon to start in Germany) for Latin America, not including Brazil, where the rights belong to Band and the sports news and statistics app OneFootball. According to what Claro officially reported, from next September 20th, the company will broadcast the [...]

DAZN premieres its first global original series with Brazilian football players

The sports OTT DAZN announced the launch of The Making Of, its first original documentary series, which will feature Brazilian football players Ronaldo, Neymar Jr and Portuguese coach Jose Mourinho. The series will be simultaneously released in Brazil, Germany, Austria, Canada, Spain, the US, Italy, Japan and Switzerland, where the platform is currently available. With [...]

Televisa and Univision to launch TUDN next July 20th

Televisa Group and Univisión announced that they will launch TUDN, its sports content brand evolution ,on July 20th. The channel, which will combine production efforts of Univisión in the US and Televisa in Mexico, will be broadcast on pay TV 24 hours a day, and its slogan will be Vivimos tu pasión. TUDN comes up [...]

Imagen TV to be compulsory broadcast on Mexican pay TV

Mexican TV channel Imagen TV, owned by Grupo Imagen, recorded 51.57% coverage in Mexico and, because of this, pay TV operators must broadcast their content throughout the country, for free and without any technique discrimination to its customers. This measure derives from the precepts established in the Federal Telecommunications and Broadcasting Law (LFTR), precisely in [...]

Televisa launches pay TV channel focused on eSports

Televisa Networks announced that it will launch a new pay TV channel focused on videogames, technology, eSports and geek culture (a term used to refer to the person who is considered fan of technology and computing). The channel will be called BitMe, whose release date is scheduled for next July 15th. Its offer will be [...]

DAZN acquires rights to broadcast Libertadores and South American Cups in Spain

The sports OTT DAZN announced it has acquired the rights to broadcast Libertadores and South American Cup in Spain. The platform is adding more events to broadcast in the European country, where it has already added the Recopa Cup, and it is broadcasting  the Copa America matches at present. The Copa América is joined to [...]

StarTV adds Claro Sports catalog into its programming grid

Mexican DTH StarTV announced that the Latin American sports content channel Claro Sports is joining its programming grid, on channel 515 for all of Mexico. According to the company, the content will be available in the Cosmo package, which is part of its offer, and includes 85 TV channels for USD 14.5. Some of the [...]

TV Azteca tendrá un canal exclusivo focalizado en eSports

La mexicana TV Azteca firmó un acuerdo valuado en USD 5 millones con la compañía Allied Sports Entertainment para el lanzamiento de un canal especializado en la transmisión de deportes electrónicos durante las 24 horas en México y el resto de Latinoamérica, con producción original y un equipo de talento especializado en la disciplina. En [...]