Tag Archives: Latin America

DAZN resumes international expansion plans as of December

The OTT DAZN, focused on sports content, has officially announced last October 28th that it will resume its international expansion plans, originally announced in March, in 200 countries and territories, including Latin American countries, as of December 1st. Likewise, in July, as reported by several specialized websites, the platform developed a trial version for users [...]

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 [...]

Claro Sports to broadcast the Bundesliga in Latin America

Claro (America Movil) announced it has acquired the rights to broadcast the Bundesliga (football league soon to start in Germany) for Latin America, not including Brazil, where the rights belong to Band and the sports news and statistics app OneFootball. According to what Claro officially reported, from last September 20th, the company started to broadcast [...]

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 [...]

League of Legends arrives at FTA TV in Latin America for the first time

RCTV, Colombian Public Media System, announced a partnership agreement with Riot Games, the developer and owner of League of Legends (LoL), through which, for the first time, the Latin American League of Legends (LLA) will be broadcast on a FTA TV channel in Latin America. As detailed in the agreement, the LLA broadcast by RTVC [...]

Las Chivas to be available in Latin America and Europe through Claro Sports and Marca Claro

Mexican Club Deportivo Guadalajara, known as Las Chivas, and Claro Sports, announced an agreement to broadcast the football clubs local matches in the MX League in 18 countries in Latin America and Europe, during the next two seasons of the championship, through Claro Sports and Marca Claro platforms.  As detailed in the agreement, the measure [...]

Conmebol confirms schedule to resume the Copa Libertadores

After Conmebol confirmed its decision to resume the Copa Libertadores right next September 15th, the entity reported yesterday the fixture dates and times of the competition matches, which was cancelled due to the Coronavirus pandemic.  In mid-December 2018, Conmebol officially awarded the clubs broadcasting rights to tournaments for the 2019-2022 period, valid for the Copa [...]

Infinity Esports strengthens in Latin America with TikTok

The Infinity Esports club officially announced a partnership agreement with TikTok to strengthen the exclusive content creation in Latin America, as well as other content related to esports. Infinity is the first esports club in the region to partner with TikTok for these purposes. Our collaboration with Infinity Esports aims to bring the experience and [...]

Tigo Sports launches special offer in Paraguay due to the return of Professional Football League

Tigo Paraguay (Millicom), which owns Professional football TV  broadcasting rights in the country, announced the launch of a new offer for its TV clients due to the resumption of the Paraguayan Professional Football League, scheduled for next July 17th, after it was cancelled due to the Coronavirus pandemic. At Tigo we want to be together [...]