Tag "live streaming"

The unintended consequence of the rise of OTT in sport

As live-streaming platforms start to snap up some of the biggest sports rights, the unintended consequence seems to be the rise of new ‘free-to-air’ possibilities.

Digital Sport Insider Podcast: DAZN aim to change the way boxing is watched in the US

Joe Markowski of DAZN speaks to Dan McLaren about the live-streaming platform’s entry into the US rights market.

Eleven Sports to show 2018 PGA Championship for free across multiple platforms

The live-streaming platform has added to another big sporting event to its portfolio – this time golf’s final major of the year.

Live-streaming no longer the elephant in the room as Premier League looks to crack down

Illegal streaming isn’t what rightsholders want to be thinking about when they sell rights to broadcasters, but it’s an issue to be taken seriously.

Eleven Sports secures UK rights to Serie A to go alongside their La Liga coverage

Eleven Sports strikes another huge blow, securing exclusive UK Serie A rights for the next three seasons.

Facebook win media rights Premier League football in Southeast Asia

Facebook and Amazon are gobbling up rights to the biggest sporting events – soon we’ll see just how good their broadcasts are.

DAZN to bring live streaming to Serie A with 114 live matches in Italy

DAZN and Sky will show Serie A matches in Italy under the terms of a new deal as Perform Group brings live-streaming to football in the country.

Embracing change is the most crucial hurdle facing the sports industry today

James Massing of NFL International takes a look at the changing face of sports consumption – and explains why changes must be embraced, not resisted.

DAZN and Matchroom Boxing seal $1bn deal to take the sport to the next level

Live-streaming platform DAZN have landed a massive deal with Eddie Hearn’s Matchroom Boxing.

What the entertainment industry can teach sport about OTT disruption

What disruption in the entertainment sector could mean for sports broadcasters.