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Viaplay secures KSW rights in 10 countries

NENT’s Viaplay streaming service has agreed a long-term partnership with KSW, Europe’s mixed martial arts (MMA) organisation, to become the exclusive streaming home in 10 countries of KSW’s live events from December 2021. Based in Poland, the organisation will stage 12 events each year starting in 2022, featuring top Polish and international MMA competitors. Viaplay’s […]

November 22, 2021

FITE, Fightzone sign with Screach

FITE and Fightzone, the combat sports networks, have chosen the Screach streaming platform to deliver their content – both live and on demand – to commercial venues in more than 150 countries. FITE is aglobal player in the streaming of combat sports and entertainment. With over 10 million viewers worldwide, it has shown more than […]

November 11, 2021

Triller’s Triad Combat to debut as PPV on FITE

Triller Fight Club presents the HD debut of Triad Combat on November 27th at Globe Life Field, home of Major League Baseball’s Texas Rangers in Arlington, TX and live on Pay-Per-View. The extraordinary event will also feature a Special Concert by International Music Icons, Metallica and other surprise guests. Building on the enormous global success […]

November 4, 2021

TAP Digital Media Ventures, ABS sign distribution agreement

ABS, a global satellite operator and TAP Digital Media Ventures Corporation (TAPDMV) have signed a multi-channel, multi-year term contract on ABS-2. The distribution capacity agreement is on the ABS-2 East Hemi beam to deliver TAPDMV channels across the Philippines and other communities. Under this long-term contract, TAPDMV will leverage the ABS-2 premier video neighbourhood at […]

November 2, 2021

Unity launches Unity Metacast

Unity, a platform for creating and operating interactive, real-time 3D (RT3D) content, has unveiled Unity Metacast, an innovative new platform that will lead the real-time 3D (RT3D) evolution for professional sports. Unity Metacast is a RT3D sports platform for creating and delivering interactive content, direct to the consumer. UFC, the leading mixed martial arts organization, […]

October 8, 2021

Hong Kong: UFC on Now TV

Now TV, the media entertainment arm of HKT, is bringing UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship) to Hong Kong viewers laterthis month. Now TV plans to broadcast 42 live events per year, which consists of 30 UFC Fight Nights to be shown on Now Sports Plus (Channel 680) and 12 UFC numbered events to be shown on […]

September 29, 2021

Singapore: UFC on StarHub TV+

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will be available on the StarHub TV+ platform in Singapore from October 1st. StarHub Sports+ subscribers will be able to keep up with the MMA action from UFC 2021 at their convenience via VoD, in addition to watching the events to come live. All 42 UFC events will be available via […]

September 24, 2021

DAZN closing in on BT Sport

Sports streaming service DAZN has reportedly tabled a bid for BT Sport – the pay-TV sports channels owned by BT. DAZN, a startup backed by billionaire Sir Leonard Blavatnik, is said to be in “advanced” discussions to acquire BT Sport and a deal could be announced within the next few weeks according to a report […]

September 22, 2021

Professional Fighters League partners with Legends

The Professional Fighters League (PFL) hs announced a strategic long-term partnership with Legends, a premium experiences company that specialises in delivering holistic solutions for sports and entertainment organisations and venues. In addition, as part of this long-term partnership, Legends has made an investment in PFL for a minority ownership stake. Through this comprehensive partnership, Legends […]

August 3, 2021

ITV rules out BT Sport acquisition

ITV had declared it is not interested in acquiring a stake in BT Sport – although it is keen to collaborate with the sports broadcaster. “It’s not the kind of acquisition we would do but collaboration, cooperation with BT Sport absolutely,” Carolyn McCall told reporters after the group’s first-half results. When asked separately about Channel […]

July 28, 2021