Category: TV channels / Content

HV Television not to broadcast Win Sports and Win Sports+ contents this year

The Colombian pay-TV operator HV Television (HV TV) removed Win Sports and Win Sports+ – the new recently launched premium TV channel – from its programming grid, and added the PX Sports channel, focused on extreme sports, exclusively for Cundinamarca and Antioquia, as reported by the operator on its official website. At the end of [...]

Latina Television and DirecTV are fined in Peru for anticompetitive behaviours

The Peruvian Telecommunications Private Investment Supervisory Agency (Osiptel) ordered the Compañía Latinoamericana de Radiodifusión S.A. (Latina Televisión) and DirecTV Peru S.R.L. (DirecTV) to pay a  S 6,892,200 (USD 2.03 million) fine, for applying a strategy to exclude other pay TV operators (only DirecTV competitors), benefiting themselves from having the 2018 World Cup Russia broadcast. Both [...]

Mediapro, host broadcaster at the last Copa Conmebol Libertadores Final

Mediapro has been selected as a host broadcaster to produce and distribute the last Copa Libertadores Final TV broadcast, which was held last Saturday, November 23rd at the Estadio Monumental, in Lima, Peru. The final was disputed between Flamengo (Brazil) and River Plate (Argentina). 33 cameras were used for the events coverage, including special equipment [...]

DirecTV gives Argentine football clubs Belgrano and Talleres their own TV program

As part of a commercial agreement that Belgrano and Talleres had ran at the beginning of the professional football season with DirecTV, Belgrano Directo and Mundo Talleres TV are already part of the operators programming grid. These are two weekly TV programs, which features exclusive contents of both clubs professional teams, together with sections focused [...]

Digicel offers more NBA games in the Caribbean

The National Basketball Association (NBA) and Digicel announced a multiyear expansion of its partnership, that will deliver more than 200 live NBA games each season, tipping off today, with the L.A. Lakers taking on the L.A. Clippers. Extensive NBA programming will be provided to more than 30 Caribbean territories, including the Dominican Republic, through Digicel, [...]

Sony to produce Colombian cyclist Rigo Uran series

Sony Pictures Television (SPT) announced it has acquired the rights to tell Rigoberto Uran story, Colombian cyclist who will be the central point of this project produced by SPT and filmed in Colombia and several European countries under Ana Bonds leadership. We are deeply excited to work with Rigo -as he is commonly known- in [...]

Telemicro Internacional to exclusively broadcast several matches of the Dominican Professional Baseball League

Thema America, a Canal+ Group company, announced that Telemicro Internacional will broadcast selected matches of the Dominican Republic Professional Baseball League (LIDOM). The League consists of six teams, representing different cities of the Caribbean country. Some of its players are stars of the US major and minor leagues, and other Dominican players, who also play [...]

Tenfield acquires the TV broadcasting rights for the coming Uruguayan National Team matches this year

The Uruguayan Football Association (AUF) Executive Council officially reported that it has come to terms with Tenfield S.A., authorizing it to broadcast the four Uruguayan National Teams matches from the coming October and November FIFA official fixture dates.   The Uruguayan football regulator reported that Tenfield, in order to provide the corresponding service to its associated [...]

PX Sports is now available in Argentina through Cablevision

PX Sports, TV channel focused on extreme sports exclusive programming, is now available in Argentina on Cablevisión (channel 113 Cablevision Digital and Cablevision HD), and on Cablevision Flow. With this launch in Argentina, the channel strengthens its reach in almost the entire American continent through important operators such as Claro, Dish (Sling TV), Cablevisión, Entel [...]

DirecTV premieres documentary about Diego Maradona in October

DirecTV informed it will premiere the documentary Diego Maradona, directed by Asif Kapadia, next October 2nd. The content will be available on OnDirecTV (exclusive DirecTV Latin America channel) and the DirecTV GO OTT. The rights for the documentary had been acquired by the company in May. As DirecTV officially reported, the documentary has more than [...]