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Andrew Georgiou

Autumn Nations Series on TNT Sports

The 2024 Autumn Nations Series will see the best of northern hemisphere rugby hosting 21 fixtures against teams from across the world this November, with rugby fans in the UK and Ireland able to watch all the action live on TNT Sports and discovery+. This year’s Autumn Nations Series kicks off on November 2nd with […]

April 8, 2024

TNT Sports scores 4 year FA Cup rights deal

The FA and TNT Sports have agreed a new four-year broadcast deal for the Emirates FA Cup, starting from the 2025/26 season, which will see more games available, across both TNT Sports and free-to-air. TNT Sports will showcase live matches from the First Round, with every game from the Third Round outside of 3pm kick […]

February 15, 2024

Warner Bros Discovery names international team

Warner Bros Discovery has named its international executive team, headed by Gerhard Zeiler. WarnerMedia’s former EMEA and Asia president Priya Dogra (pictured) will become president & MD for EMEA (excluding Poland), overseeing all Warner Bros Discovery operations in the region from her London base. She will be responsible for integrating and operating the International divisions […]

April 22, 2022

Discovery sees record Winter Olympics engagement

Discovery has reported record Olympic Winter Games viewership and engagement on its digital platforms, as the household appeal of discovery+ drove significantly higher consumption and numbers of new paid subscribers compared to PyeongChang 2018. Concluding on February 20th, Beijing 2022 produced strong results across Discovery’s European television network and streaming products. discovery+ drove an increased […]

February 23, 2022

Discovery+ drives Discovery’s Winter Olympics performance

The opening week of competition at Olympic Winter Games Beijing 2022 has driven massive increases in engagement on discovery+ and Eurosport digital services, as well as strong overall linear viewership across Europe. The first week of competition has delivered a strong start to Beijing 2022 across Discovery’s European television network and streaming products led by […]

February 14, 2022

Eurosport extends British Superbike deal

Eurosport has renewed its long-standing media partnership with series promoter and rights holder MotorSport Vision Racing (MSVR) to screen the Bennetts British Superbike Championship (BSB) for a further seven years, effective 2021. Eurosport and the Eurosport App will continue to screen exclusive coverage of the series across 54 territories and countries in Europe as well […]

June 10, 2020By Colin Mann