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European Cricket Network joins Recast

European Cricket fans are now able to watch video content from European Cricket Network (ECN) thanks to its new partnership with Recast, the sports OTT platform. The ECN are the latest organisation to join Recast in a bid to maximise revenue generation through fan viewership whilst ensuring fans have affordable access to the content they […]

July 5, 2021

QPR signs with Recast

Supporters of Queens Park Rangers (QPR) can now directly fund the club by watching live matches, highlights, interviews and behind the scenes content featuring club players and staff through a partnership with Recast. The West London football team are the latest team to join OTT platform Recast in a bid to provide new opportunities for […]

July 1, 2021By Nik Roseveare

Recast accelerates global expansion plans

Recast, the Edinburgh-based sports OTT platform that recently raised $8.2 million (£5.9 million) in its Series A round of investment, is accelerating its global expansion plans allowing rights holders and content creators to reach untapped global audiences. The company’s direct-to-customer video platform connects rights holders, fans and brands – for free – on one single […]

June 22, 2021

Recast raises £5.9m in Series A funding

Recast, the UK based sports OTT platform, has raised £5.9 million (€6.7m) in its Series A round of investment. Recast said the success of the round follows increased demand from rights holders looking for alternative ways to monetise their video content as consumption and payment patterns continue to evolve. Among the investors is Simon Bax, […]

May 10, 2021

Recast appoints Cook as Commercial Director

Recast, a direct-to-customer video platform, has announced the appointment of James Cook as Commercial Director. Cook will join Recast in mid-April from TGI Worldwide, a multiple-discipline sports infrastructure, technology and media rights business. Cook’s background working with world leading rights’ holders, brands and athletes means that he is ideally positioned to help drive Recast through […]

April 7, 2021

FSR eSports event on Recast

Fans of the Formula Sim Racing (FSR) eSports event will be able to watch all the action in the 2021 season live on sports video platform Recast. Recast has joined forces with digital motorsports channel The Race to bring all 12 rounds of the 2021 Formula Sim season direct to fans in apartnership that sees […]

March 30, 2021

AFL T20 cricket on Recast

Cricket’s new T20 competition – the Dafabet African Premier League (APL) – will be shown exclusively to UK viewers through sports broadcasting platform Recast. The new six-team APL ­– which aims to be the premier T20 league on the African continent within four years – will be played in Nairobi from March 25th to April […]

March 24, 2021

Hibs fans can invest by viewing Recast clips

Supporters of Hibernian Football Club can now inject cash straight into the club simply by watching exclusive goal clips, highlights and interviews featuring their favourite team thanks to a pioneering partnership with ground-breaking sports video platform Recast. The SPFL club is the first in Scotland to join Recast, a video platform which connects fans directly […]

February 23, 2021

World Parkour Championships on Recast

The World Parkour Championships (WPC) has signed a content deal with sports video platform Recast. The WPC is Parkour’s showpiece series, with events attracting millions of viewers around the world who to date could only catch up with action on YouTube and other video sharing sites. The partnership with UK-based Recast ­- a video platform […]

February 18, 2021

Recast sports broadcasting video platform

A new video platform has been unveiled in a bid to transform the sports broadcasting landscape. Recast’s unique micropayment solution will allow fans to turn their attention directly into revenue for the sports they are passionate about on a non-subscription basis. Instead of buying rights itself, Recast will connect rights’ holders directly to fans, allowing […]

January 18, 2021