FINA confirms athlete expression opportunities for Tokyo 2020

IBSF Signs Long-Term Strategic Partnership With IMG

#ICYMI: Remembering Mike Moran; IPC President 'Pleased' With Tokyo Plans

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IPC Boss 'Pleased' With Plans for Delayed Paralympics

(ATR) International Paralympic Committee president Andrew Parsons says he is reassured by Tokyo 2020's virtual presentation.

South Asian Games sells broadcast rights for the first time

INTERNATIONAL CRICKET COUNCIL ICC LAUNCHES TENDER PROCESS FOR THE SALE OF DIGITAL CONTENT RIGHTS FOR ICC EVENTS FOR THE PERIOD 2019-2023

World Bowling Signs Reddentes Sports as Media Rights Consultancy Partner

CONMEBOL Seeks Partners After Scandal

(ATR) CONMEBOL seeks a new marketing agency responsible for the next Copa America.

Santiago 2023 Signs Improved Host City Contract

(ATR) The Pan American Games in Chile are the first with a new host city contract and marketing plan.

IPC and EBU to partner through to Tokyo 2020

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has struck an agreement with the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) that covers media rights on all platforms for the PyeongChang 2018 and Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games.

Olympic Channel Aims for Self-Sufficiency in 2021

(ATR) Mark Parkman says the Olympic Channel's programming and broadcast rights should be self-sustainable in four years.

Olympic Channel Joins Forces with Discovery Communications

(ATR) The Olympic Channel continues rapid expansion with programming soon available via Eurosport.

Beijing 2022 Gains Familiar Olympic Sponsor

(ATR) The Bank of China is the first sponsor to support both Summer and Winter Olympics in Beijing.

Johann Koss Promotes Aid for Whistleblowers -- ATRadio

(ATR) Help is available for those who speak out, says the Olympic speed skating great.

IWF and Lagardere Sports Announce New Multiyear Media Relationship

Global Sports Marketing Agency Will Produce and Market Global Rights for IWF World Championships and Help Re-imagine IWF Grand Prix.

Kazakhstan Says Biathletes' Rights Abused in Doping Investigation

(ATR) KNOC and KBF say WADA procedures weren't followed even though the athletes were cleared of any wrongdoing.

Eurosport Eager to Expand Olympic Content in Europe -- ATRadio

(ATR) Eurosport CEO Peter Hutton joins ATRadio to discuss the goals and impact of its broadcasting deal with the IOC.

Report is Key Milestone for FIFA

World football’s governing body and organisers of the 2022 finals in Qatar have been strongly criticised...

ITTF Signs Chinese Digital Deal with SECA

ITTF has formed an exciting partnership with SECA.

UCI Gives European Broadcasting Union Media Distribution Rights -- Federations Focus

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From Gold Coast to Great Britain as BBC awarded TV rights for 2018 Commonwealth Games

The BBC has been awarded the UK broadcast rights for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.

FIFA: Presidential candidates should pledge to end human rights abuses linked to World Cup

Rights groups urge contenders to address labour abuses and discrimination

ELEVEN SPORTS NETWORK launches on INEA in Poland

ELEVEN SPORTS NETWORK signed distribution agreement with INEA to broadcast Eleven and Eleven Sports

Largest-ever free-to-air New Zealand broadcast deal for Commonwealth Games

 TVNZ secures exclusive rights to 2018 Commonwealth Games, taking place from 4 to 15 April 2018.

TRIDEM Sports becomes exclusive marketing agency for the IFSC Climbing World

The International Federation of Sport Climbing (IFSC) and the Austrian Climbing Federation (OEWK) signed an exclusive contract with Tridem Sports AG for the exploitation of all marketing rights of the IFSC Climbing World Championships in Innsbruck 2018. Tridem will be responsible for the sale of all sponsorship rights of the event.

MP & Silva awarded rights to distribute English Premier League in 28 countries in Asia Pacific

MP & Silva continues its winning streak of securing top-flight football content.

Olympic Channel Execs Outline Vision at Sportel -- UPDATED

(ATR) The channel is aiming for 250 hours of original content when it launches in 2016.

Lapasset: Rugby World Cup Too Big to Miss -- Federations Focus

(ATR) Also; Coe establishes athletics excellence center in India … WBSC awards Premier 12 broadcast rights.

WBSC Awards WBSC Premier 12 Multiplatform Broadcast Rights to South Korea Multiplatform Broadcast Rights to South Korea's SBS

The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) today announced that Seoul-based SBS has been awarded broadcast rights in South Korea for the 2015 WBSC Premier12.

IPC to sell international broadcast rights for 2018 Paralympic Winter Games

The PyeongChang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Games Organising Committee (POCOG) has appointed the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) to act as the exclusive sales agent for international broadcast rights for the 2018 Paralympic Winter Games.