Astralis ESL Pro Tour Media Rights

How ESL boosted its media rights revenue with the Pro Tour

SportsBusiness reports that a global value of $49.5 billion (£39.1 billion) was reached when it came to sports media rights in 2018, making up over 40 percent of the total revenue...
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BBC to broadcast W Series Esports League

W Series, an all-female motorsport championship, has entered a broadcast deal with the BBC for its W Series Esports League. The BBC will broadcast all 10 races in the W Series Esports...
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DouYu acquires Chinese broadcast rights to BLAST Premier

Chinese live stream platform DouYu has acquired the media rights to BLAST's Counter-Strike: Global Offensive tournament, BLAST Premier. The deal lasts for the remainder of 2020 and sees DouYu receive the exclusive...
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Are esports fans spoiled? Industry figures weigh in on paths to profitability

Fans of traditional sports are used to opening up their wallets. Commercials, ticket prices, blackouts of games in select markets and complicated cable packages are just some of the inconveniences sports...
Psyonix announces Rocket League Spring Series

BBC Sport to broadcast Rocket League European Spring Series

BBC Sport will broadcast the Rocket League European Spring Series across its website, application, and BBC iPlayer. The event will be shown live across BBC Sport's properties on May 9-10th. RELATED: NBA 2K League...
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NBA 2K League matches to air on ESPN, Sportsnet platforms

Television network ESPN and the NBA 2K League today announced that league games will be broadcast on the ESPN2 network and other ESPN platforms throughout the 2020 season. Tuesday night games will...
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This week in esports: Barclays, FaZe Studios, JBL, Twitch

As always, we’ve rounded up the biggest and best stories from the past week so you can stay abreast of the industry’s biggest happenings. This week in esports saw Barclays sponsor...
Maincast ESL Pro Tour

ESL and DreamHack enter three-year broadcast deal with Twitch

Tournament organisers ESL and DreamHack have entered a three-year broadcast partnership with live streaming platform Twitch. From 2021, the English streams for "major" ESL and DreamHack events will be exclusively broadcast on the platform. RELATED: ESL and DreamHack...

EA Sports, ESPN plot extensive Madden NFL 20 programming

ESPN and EA Sports have announced an upcoming slate of Madden NFL 20 Championship Series (MCS) coverage coming to ESPN2 and the ESPN app. On April 26th, ESPN will broadcast a five-hour block of Madden programming, including...
TyC Sports is an Argentine television sports channel that's owned by both Torneos and Clarín Group

TyC Sports acquires Latin American broadcast rights to BLAST Premier

Tournament organiser BLAST has sold the Latin American broadcast rights for its BLAST Premier circuit to TyC Sports. TyC Sports is an Argentine television sports channel that's owned by Torneos and Clarín Group. RELATED: TV 2...