Advanced Television


Sargeant named Sport 24 brand ambassador

Williams Racing Formula 1 driver Logan Sargeant has partnered with IMG’s Sport 24, the live international inflight and in-ship sports channel, as its first brand ambassador. Through this partnership, Sargeant will feature in Sport 24’s brand campaign, providing exclusive behind-the-scenes content from his inaugural F1 season, as well as travel and sports insights, as he travels to over 23 […]

March 31, 2023

PPDS signs Digital Display Supplier deal with Red Bull Racing F1 team

PPDS, the exclusive global provider of Philips professional displays, has become the exclusive ‘Digital Display Supplier’ and official ‘Innovation Partner’ of the team behind the reigning Formula One World Champions, Oracle Red Bull Racing. Evolving and expanding its existing and highly successful partnership, PPDS will exclusively supply a series of advanced displays – including custom-built […]

March 28, 2023

Singapore: StarHub renews F1 rights

StarHub has  secured the broadcasting rights for the 2023 FIA Formula One World Championship through beIN Sports. ​StarHub’s Sports+ customers in Singapore will be able to continue watching all the F1 action via beIN Sports on channel 213. The new season flagged off on March 5th with the Bahrain Grand Prix which was won by Red Bull Racing’s Max Verstappen. […]

March 6, 2023

Viaplay paying subs up 83% YoY

Viaplay has reported paying subscribers are up 83 per cent YoY to 7,318,000 with 890,000 subscribers added in the last quarter as the streaming service continues its international roll out. Viaplay Group posted an adjusted quarterly operating loss of SEK 294 million (€26 million), compared with a profit of 69 million crowns a year earlier, […]

February 14, 2023

Sky Sports now in UHD on Virgin TV

Virgin Media O2 is now offering its existing TV customers the ability to watch live Sky Sports channels in Ultra HD. All existing Virgin TV customers can add the Sky Sports Ultra HD package – which includes Sky Sports Main Event Ultra HD and Sky Sports Ultra HD 1 – to their bill for an […]

February 13, 2023By Nik Roseveare

Netherlands: Viaplay distribution deal with Solcon

Viaplay Group and Solcon, a KPN-owned provider of internet, television and telephone services, have agreed a distribution partnership in the Netherlands. Effective immediately, new Solcon customers can access the Viaplay streaming service for free during the entire 2023 Formula 1 season. At the same time, current Solcon customers can subscribe to Viaplay for €9.99 per […]

February 1, 2023

beIN Sports Asia signs F1 deal

beIN Sports has secured exclusive rights to the Formula 1 World Championships in ten territories across Asia. The new media rights agreement begins in 2023 and runs until the conclusion of the 2025 championship which will include rights to all Grands Prix, Sprint Races, Qualifying and Practice sessions. Coverage begins with the season opener, the […]

January 26, 2023

Netflix adds to sports docuseries slate

Netflix has announced two new sporting docuseries: an as yet untitled series at the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, featuring exclusive, behind-the-scenes footage of all 32 teams from the tournament; and Six Nations, an exclusive, inside look at the international rugby tournament.  Netflix has also announced a February 24th premiere for season five of hit […]

January 12, 2023

Extreme E names Gillett Head of Media Rights

Extreme E, the electric racing series which has just completed its second season, has appointed David Gillett joining as Head of Media Rights.    Gillett previously worked at Formula One Management from 2006 where he spent 11 years working in the media rights team. He then moved to Pitch International and worked on behalf of […]

December 15, 2022By Nik Roseveare

Extreme E delivers Season 2 finale on 100% renewable power

As Extreme E reached the end of its second season in Punta del Este, Uruguay, the championship reached a new milestone by delivering an event fully powered by renewable energy for the first time.As a result, the Uruguay Natural Energy X Prix focussed on just that – energy! In this case, shining a light on […]

November 30, 2022