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Canelo Alvarez sues DAZN for agreement’s breaching

According to several specialized websites, Mexican boxer Saul Canelo Alvarez has decided to cancel the partnership agreement that linked him to DAZN and the promoter Golden Boy Promotions, focused on promoting boxing events, founded by former boxer Oscar de la Hoya. The agreement with DAZN had originally been run in 2018 for 11 fights in [...]

Disney to continue broadcasting Argentine Football League’s matches on Fox Sports

Hours before the return of the Argentine Professional Football League (LPF), which has started this last Friday, October 30th, Argentine Judge Horacio Robledo accepted a precautionary measure from Fox Sports against the Argentine Football Association (AFA) and decided to let The Walt Disney Company  continue broadcasting LPF matches through Fox Sports Premium and TNT Sports [...]

Argentine Government confirms it is interested in broadcasting local football matches on TV Publica

As recently reported by several Argentine websites, Matias Lammens, Argentine Tourism and Sports Minister, confirmed the countrys Government is interested in local Professional Football Leagues matches to be broadcasted on TV Publica, the States FTA TV channel.  The initiative takes place days after the Argentine Football Association (AFA) officially confirmed the return of the countrys [...]

Fox Sports looses Argentine Football League’s matches broadcasts

After the Argentine Football Association (AFA) officially confirmed the return of the Professional Football League in the country starting next Friday, October 30th with the Copa Liga Profesional 2020, the specialized website Doble Amarilla (and later other local websites) reported that the 24 clubs that will participate in the competition decided to cancel the agreement [...]

Fan engagement in the new normality opens Sportv Series Latin America virtual edition

As part Sportv Series Latin America, the first virtual event organized by Dataxis, the panel discussion Fan engagement in the new normality era of empty stadiums was held, in which Pablo Zarate, VP , Property and Commercial Development, Soccer United Marketing / MLS; Carlos Sanchez Rojas, Director Social Media at TV Azteca; Norberto Gobbi, Marketing [...]

Sportv Series Latin America takes place today with fan engagement, eSports and online piracy as leading actors

Fan engagement in the new normality era of empty stadiums is the opening virtual panel at the Sportv Series Latin America & US Hispanic event, which is taking place virtually today, Tuesday, October 6th, starting at 9:00 AM (CDMX). The initial panel features speakers like Pablo Zarate, VP Property and Commercial Development, Soccer United Marketing [...]

Sportv Series Latin America & US Hispanic consolidates itself as the annual meeting of the sports business on TV and OTT

Sportv Series Latin America & US Hispanic, on its second edition, will aim to give an explanation to the growing interest in the convergence of TV technology and the sports business development in the region. The virtual conference will be held next Tuesday, October 6th and will focus on how new technologies are changing the [...]

Dataxis debates on piracy impact on live sports broadcasts in Latin America

Dataxis held last Thursday, September 17th a new virtual panel, focused on the online piracy impact on live sports in Latin America. With this focus, the company brought together Matias Rivera, CEO at Fanatiz; Gustavo Lerner, Regional Channel Manager for Latam at Verimatrix; and Pedro Freire, Head of Programming for TyC Sports, who participated in [...]

Online piracy threatens live sports in Latin America and stars in the next Dataxis virtual panel

Next Thursday, September 17th at 1:00 PM (ART), Dataxis will hold a new virtual panel, focused on how threats that online piracy is causing in live sports broadcasts in Latin America will be discussed. Registration for the event is free and can be done by clicking here. With this purpose, the company will feature a [...]

Tigo agrees to become main sponsor of the Panamanian National Team

Millicom, which operates in Latin America under the ‘Tigo’ brand, announced this last Wednesday, September 2nd, it has run a sponsorship agreement valued at USD 3.3 million through which, for the next three years, Tigo Panama will invest that amount to collaborate with the countrys National Team. The agreement is added to the sponsorship that [...]