Category: Pay TV

ESPN to broadcast new NBB season in Brazil

ESPN and the Brazilian National Basket League (LNB) have announced the renewal of the agreement that allows the broadcaster to air the NBB (Novo Basquete Brasil) competition in the country, which is  organized by the LNB. According to its terms, ESPN will broadcast one match for each fixture date, always on Tuesdays, during the qualifying [...]

Claro Sports joins Cinepolis Klic’s catalog in Mexico

Cinepolis Klic announced this Thursday, October 1st, that the sports pay TV channel Claro Sports is joining its content catalog for a MX$ 250 (USD 11) monthly subscription. In addition, the channel will include an initial seven-day trial period for free. With the agreement, Claro Sports will be broadcast for the first time on an [...]

Sky to broadcast the Bundesliga in Mexico and Central America and launches new TV channel focused on the competition

Televisa has recently announced that Sky México (Televisa and AT&T) has run a two-year agreement with the Bundesliga (German Professional Football League), to broadcast the competition, both in the First and Second Division, in Mexico and Central America. The agreement, which started to be implemented with the current Bundesliga season, allows Sky Mexico to broadcast [...]

Conmebol launches ‘Conmebol TV’ in Brazil with Claro and Sky

The South American Football Confederation (Conmebol) officially announced on Monday the launch of Conmebol TV, which will start its operations exclusively as of today, the day in which the Copa Libertadores is reactivated, after being cancelled in March due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Conmebol TV will initially be available to Claro and Sky clients, and [...]

TUDN to broadcast Female MX Football League in partnership with Facebook Watch

Televisa has officially announced last  September 10th that the sports pay TV channel TUDN (Televisa and Univision) has run a partnership agreement with Facebook to broadcast the Mexican Female Football League (called Guard1anes 2020) for free through Facebook Watch. As reported by Televisa, for this year it is planned to broadcast 14 matches, one for [...]

Tigo Sports expands in Costa Rica and reaches Coopelesca and Super Cable

As officially reported by the Costa Rican newspaper La Republica on its web version, the pay TV sports channel Tigo Sports is expanding its reach in Costa Rica, and will now be available to Coopelesca and Super Cable customers. With this news, clients of the two companies will be able to access a sports catalog [...]

Win Sports launches new offers due to a possible Professional Football League resumption in Colombia

Colombian pay TV channel Win Sports announced that, due to the probable resumption of the Colombian Professional Football League, and after having offered Win Sports+, the company’s new premium TV channel, for free during the last six months, it launched a series of new promotional offers, aimed at facilitating access to football content in Colombia, [...]

Dataxis to debate on how to integrate eSports into the pay TV business

Tomorrow at 1:00 PM (ART), Dataxis will hold a new virtual panel, entitled How to integrate E-Sports, kings of social distancing, into pay TV business. The panel will feature different executives from the industry, such as Leo De Biase, Chief Relationship Officer at Bad Boy Leeroy; Jonathan Cisterna, General Manager at Temporada de Juegos; Damian [...]

Tigo adds FUTV to is programming grid and starts offering Tigo Sports to pay TV operators in Costa Rica

Telecommunications company Millicom, which operates in Latin America under the ‘Tigo’ brand, announced that it is already offering the FUTV channel, officially launched in late February, as part of its TV channels catalog , with which it shares the rights to broadcast the Costa Rican Professional Football League through its sports channel, Tigo Sports. In [...]

Globo warns Turner on Brasileirão’s TV broadcasting rights

The Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) published the schedule for the first 10 fixture dates of the Brasileirão, name under which the Brazilian Professional Football League is known, together with the days, times and channels that will broadcast each match of the competition. That same day, Globo sent a notification to Turner, where it reports that [...]