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Esports represents a chance for the Premier League to diversify – but a threat to broadcasters

For traditional sports, eSports presents the threat of the new kid on the block: it is a tall, mysterious and handsome leather jacket wearing novelty, and there’s an interesting possibility

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Interview: James Grigg, International Operations at Bleacher Report

Dan caught up with Director of International Operations at Bleacher Report and talked about his startup career at Fanatix, the importance of Snapchat to BR’s plans and the challenges for growing the brand in the UK.

French club Toulouse are winners on social media

Toulouse know all about losing. It’s not just in the name, but the French Ligue 1 club only managed to escape relegation from the top flight on the very last

Facebook Live is driving the next wave of fan engagement

Jürgen Klinsmann’s announcement of the U.S. Men’s National Team roster for the next round of World Cup Qualifying last Sunday came with a number of interesting surprises. A handful of

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How driving innovation has led to big savings on the Formula 1 circuit for broadcaster Sky

Formula 1 is one of the highest profile, most glamorous, and almost certainly the most technologically advanced sports. It’s also one of the most challenging live television productions to pull off,

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Interview: Sports Technology Awards founder Rebecca Hopkins

New podcast with Rebecca Hopkins, the founder of The Sports Technology Awards and ENS PR Ltd

Former Liverpool striker’s new app to bring outspoken opinion to football punditry

What’s the worst thing about football? Is it the astronomical wages paid to 19 year-olds who couldn’t care less about your club? Is it the low standard of the Premier

Digital Sport’s Weekly Wash-Up 4/11/16

ESPN Claims Reports of its Death Have Been Greatly Exaggerated Last Friday, tv audience tracking firm Nielsen released data that indicated ESPN had lost 621,00 subscribers in the month of

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UFC’s new frontier is a huge opportunity for everyone involved

Last month, when lawmakers in New York state voted to legalise Mixed Martial Arts, it was momentous news for UFC. Given the huge growth in popularity and sponsorship over the

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2.1m watch table tennis on Facebook Live

England’s European Championships home qualifying tie against Greece was streamed live on TheSPORTbible’s Facebook page on Tuesday night, after Table Tennis England came to a broadcast rights agreement with TheLADbible