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Interview: Alexandra Willis, Head of Digital, Comms & Content at Wimbledon

Recently I headed for my first ever visit to the All England Lawn Tennis Club, the home of the Wimbledon Championships, to chat with Alexandra Willis about all things tennis, digital and listening to their audience.

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Eurosport renews AFCON deal with rights to 2017 and 2019 tournaments

Eurosport has won the UK and Ireland broadcast and digital rights for the CAF Africa Cup of Nations 2017 and 2019, as the Ivory Coast look to defend their title

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Interview: Peter Fitzboydon, Chief Executive at London Sport, on harnessing tech to get 1m more people active

Dan recently represented DigitalSport.co on a panel at London Sport’s 2.0 event at the BFI IMAX theatre in London and afterwards sat down with their Chief Executive, and self-professed data and tech geek, Peter Fitzboyden, to talk digital & sport.

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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.

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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

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The secret behind sports sponsorship management

Sponsorship spending is increasing year over year. As IEG recently pointed out, sponsorship is predicted to reach US $60 billion by the end of 2016 – the majority of which

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Dark Horses to join cricket’s end of season party at The Oval

Recently launched sports marketing agency, Dark Horses, has confirmed its appointment by Yorkshire Tea for its brand sponsorship of the Tea20 Charity Cricket Challenge at The Kia Oval this evening (Thursday 22nd September).

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Take off for Drone Racing as Sky invest $1m

Sky has announced an investment of $1m to deliver live drone racing to its UK viewers. The broadcaster’s partnership with the Drone Racing League (DRL) will include ten one-hour episodes on

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Snapchat to launch Paralympic Live Story

Snapchat struck Olympic gold when over 50m people watched the Games on the platform, with broadcasters including NBC and the BBC using the app to reach a millennial audience. They

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Digital Sport’s Weekly Wash-Up 9/11/16

Copa90 and Bleacher Report to produce weekly Snapchat show Digital football network Copa90 have partnered with Bleacher Report to produce a weekly football show on Snapchat. James Grigg, director of global operations