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Various - 13 Feb 2020 - Internet
LAUSANNE, February 13, 2020 – The Sports Practice of leading global communications agency BCW (Burson Cohn & Wolfe) today released its 2019 International Sports Federation Social Media Ranking, which aims to capture the social media footprint of the 41 international Olympic sports federations (IFs).
Business - 30 Jan 2020 - Internet
Nothing in sports and entertainment can be taken for granted. Whether it be the success of your club, your league or your idol, nothing is for certain. This is especially relevant for the love and dedication that fans give to these industries. Over generations, their level of devotion, through the good and the bad, has been unmatched across industries and across the world.
Various - 08 May 2019 - Internet
Wiz-Team, the Swiss technology company which specialises in event management solutions for major sporting bodies, government agencies and corporations, is proud to announce it is joining the .sport community through a new dedicated website wiz-team.sport.
Soccer - 29 Jan 2019 - Internet
The Bundesliga has announced the launch of its platform on Jinri Toutiao on the back of news that the ‘Football As It’s Meant To Be’ hashtag was used more than 400 million times last year in China, eclipsing all other foreign leagues.
Various - 12 Sep 2018 - Internet
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – SportAccord today announced it has been awarded exclusive use of the ‘DotSport’ domain extension ‘sportaccord.sport’ following the successful launch of the new .sport digital ecosystem, managed and delivered by GAISF.
Motor racing - 20 Jul 2018 - Internet
At the event opener in Astrakhan Silk Way Rally fans will be able to keep up to date with the very latest news about the competition, the drivers, the teams and all the action. They will also be able to view the new VR 360 technology, get behind the scenes and choose their point of view LIVE. This can be live race action from a 360 onboard camera, interviews, and highlights from the Bivouac atmosphere, and use the forum to react and offer opinions.
Air sports - 01 Nov 2016 - Internet
The FAI World Air Games Dubai 2015 delivered a global impact across over 200 nations in what was the fifth-largest world championships event in terms of athlete participation last year, according to the latest analysis from Sportcal’s Global Sports Impact [GSI] Project.
Business - 27 Jul 2016 - Internet
With just over a week to go before the Opening Ceremony of the Rio Olympic Games the social media platforms of the major international sports federations are set for an unprecedented growth spurt.
07 Jun 2016 - Internet
NeuLion, Inc. (TSX: NLN), a leading technology product and service provider specializing in the broadcasting, distribution and monetization of live and on-demand digital video content to Internet-enabled devices, today announced that it had acquired Saffron Digital Limited, a privately held company headquartered in London, England, in an all-cash asset transaction.
13 Apr 2016 - Internet
A Global Sports Impact [GSI] Event Study into the World Archery Championships 2015 held in Copenhagen, Denmark, conducted by Sportcal, has found the event resulted in significant tourism, media, sporting and social impacts, after examining the holistic impacts generated by the major sporting event.
31 Mar 2016 - Internet
Amman, Jordan: Due to the success of the Generations For Peace crowdfunding campaign to support empowerment of women in Nigeria, last year the GlobalGiving crowdfunding platform awarded Generations For Peace “Top Ranked – Superstar” status and invited the organisation to apply to receive pro-bono support from Dentsu Aegis Network through its Route to Good programme.
Soccer - 15 Mar 2016 - Internet
Monday, 14 March, 2016 – This Sunday’s Scottish League Cup Final, presented by Utilita, between Hibernian and Ross County was not only played out on the pitch but also in virtual reality thanks to San Francisco-headquartered technology company, Virtually Live.
Badminton - 02 Mar 2016 - Media rights
Eurosport and Badminton World Federation have announced an exclusive two-year agreement to showcase the sport’s leading events across Europe* on Eurosport Player, Eurosport’s premium live and on-demand digital service.
01 Mar 2016 - Internet
Alibaba Sport Group (“Alisports”) and OCEANS Sports & Entertainment Inc. (“OCEANS”) have announced a strategic partnership to combine the two companies’ complementary resources in the development and marketing of sports in China.
29 Feb 2016 - Internet
Sportcal, a market leader in sports intelligence, celebrates its 25th anniversary this March. In 1991 founder and CEO Mike Laflin set out to deliver a centralised calendar of all global sporting events. Over the course of the last 25 years, Sportcal has evolved its services and offerings from this simple concept to become the most comprehensive provider of sports market intelligence worldwide.
Soccer - 24 Feb 2016 - Internet
NeuLion, Inc. (TSX: NLN), a leading technology product and service provider specializing in the broadcasting, distribution and monetization of live and on-demand digital video content to Internet-enabled devices, and Major League Soccer today announced the renewal of their partnership agreement and the continuation of exceptional growth for MLS LIVE
Soccer - 10 Feb 2016 - Internet
4K Streaming of Mexico's National Team Against Senegal -- Live From Marlins Park in Miami, Florida
08 Jan 2016 - Internet
Lausanne – Switzerland, January 7th, 2016 – The World Union of Olympic Cities is proud to announce the launch of its brand new and innovative Smart Cities & Sport website. The goal of this new online platform is to become the meeting point and reference for all cities around the world interested in developing smart strategies that effectively connect sport and cities.
21 Oct 2015 - Internet
Newly returned to Beijing from the 26th annual Sportel Monaco, Sina Sports has its eyes on building stronger bridges and relationships of trust with international sports organizations and stakeholders. “It was exciting to see so much interest in the Chinese market from so many participants,” remarked Sina Senior Vice President and GM of Sina Sports Arthur Wei. “We will build on this momentum to become the authority for the international community on the sports industry in China.”
07 Oct 2015 - Internet
The international pitch competition, which was designed by sports digital media broadcasting company deltatre in 2014 - and jointly hosted with major sport media industry convention SPORTEL Monaco once a year - aims to bring forward global start-ups that can make significant breakthrough in the industry.
Conferences - 08 Jul 2015 - Events
Top level digital insight will be on offer at this year’s Soccerex Global Convention, 7-9 September, Manchester, UK, with the news that Facebook will be playing an active role in this year’s event.
Tennis - 02 Jul 2015 - Federations & NOCs
Tennis Europe has launched a brand new website, which will provide a whole range of innovative new services for coaches and the wider tennis public.
02 Jul 2015 - Television
RR Media (NASDAQ: RRM), a leading provider of global digital media services, has recently acquired Satlink Communications in a synergy based deal which enlarges significantly our global digital media services and network distribution offering.
Motor racing - 29 Jun 2015 - Events
The 2015 Le Mans 24 Hours was the theatre of numerous records whether out on the track or around it with a crowd of 263 500 spectators, the biggest in the past 20 years! The media fallout is also remarkable. The first analysis shows a performance equal or even superior to 2014, proof of the ever-increasing success of the greatest endurance race in the world. Here is a roundup of the main figures of this summary.
Tennis - 22 Jun 2015 - Internet
PLAINVIEW, NY (June 22, 2015) NeuLion, Inc. (TSX: NLN), a leading technology product and service provider specializing in the broadcasting, distribution and monetization of live and on-demand digital video content to Internet-enabled devices, today announced that it has signed a new multi-year agreement with Tennis Channel, the only 24-hour programming network dedicated to tennis and the most established single-sport offering across television and the web.
Shooting - 16 Jun 2015 - Internet
The International Shooting Sport Federation lands on YouKu, China's most popular video-sharing website with more than 500 million active users every month.
Table tennis - 15 May 2015 - Television
The Qoros 2015 ITTF World Table Tennis Championships held in Suzhou, China on 26 April - 3 May 2015 has been officially announced as the most followed table tennis event in history.
30 Apr 2015 - Internet
NeuLion® Digital Platform enables live and on-demand Over-The-Top (OTT) services for Super Rugby, NRL and Formula 1.
07 Apr 2015 - Internet
PLAINVIEW, NY--(Marketwired - April 01, 2015) - NeuLion, Inc. (TSX: NLN), a leading technology product and service provider that specializes in the digital video broadcasting, distribution and monetization of live and on-demand content to Internet-enabled devices, today announced support for secure end to end 4K streaming using HEVC and MPEG DASH.
Conferences - 07 Apr 2015 - Events
We’re excited to announce World Congress LIVE, which will be an extension of this year’s IMG World Congress of Sports, offering live and on-demand interviews throughout the event.
Soccer - 10 Mar 2015 - Events
Letv Sports, RSE Ventures, Relevent Sports and Catalyst Media Group announced today that they have joined forces to bring the International Champions Cup to China.
Ice hockey - 14 Nov 2014 - Internet
PLAINVIEW, N.Y., November 14, 2014 – NeuLion, Inc, the leading enabler and provider of live and on-demand content to Internet connected devices, was selected by Rogers Communications to power Rogers™ NHL GameCentre LIVE™ and maintain the delivery of the service to fans throughout Canada for the 2014/15 season.
21 Oct 2014 - Internet
London, UK, 20 October 2014 – Global Sports and Media Group, owners of GlobalSportsJobs, the leading specialist digital media and talent platform for the international sports industry, announced today the launch of its new Chinese-English platform globalsportsjobs.cn developed specifically for the fast developing Asian sports market.
07 Oct 2014 - Internet
PLAINVIEW, N.Y. – NeuLion, Inc. (TSX: NLN), the leading enabler and provider of live and on-demand content to Internet-connected devices, today announced that Big Ten Network is now powering BTN2Go, the network’s digital extension, and BTN Plus, a subscription service within BTN2Go, with the NeuLion TV Everywhere Platform.
06 Oct 2014 - Internet
Sportcal, the worldwide sports market intelligence provider, announced today that it is to open a fourth office - its first in Asia - in Hong Kong.
Boxing - 09 Sep 2014 - Events
From 9 to 14 September, 2014, the 6th World University Boxing Championship, will be hosted in Yakutsk, Russia.
Games - 04 Sep 2014 - Internet
channel.theworldgames.org
18 Jun 2014 - Internet
London, UK, 18 June 2014 – GlobalSportsJobs, the leading specialist digital media and talent platform for the international sports industry, officially unveils its new bespoke platform to service the French-speaking sports market.
12 Jun 2014 - Internet
PLAINVIEW, N.Y., June 12, 2014 - NeuLion, Inc. (TSX: NLN), the leading enabler and provider of live and on-demand content to Internet-connected devices, today announced a multi-year partnership with Univision Deportes, an integrated 360-degree sports experience through broadcast and cable, radio, digital and social media platforms, to build, deliver and enhance their innovative digital multi-screen experience.
08 May 2014 - Internet
NeuLion, Inc. (TSX: NLN), a leading enabler and provider of live and on-demand content to Internet-connected devices, today reported financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2014.
17 Jan 2014 - Internet
Plainview, N.Y. – January 17, 2014 – NeuLion, Inc., the leading Internet video technology provider for delivering live and on-demand content to any Internet-enabled device, is excited to bring viewers the next installment of their web series, Digital Dudes.
Paralympics - 14 Jan 2014 - Internet
Phoenix, Arizona - January 14, 2014 – The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has once again selected Octoshape, an industry leader in cloud-based streaming technology, to provide the streaming services for their online TV channel ParalympicSport.TV, ensuring the highest quality multi-screen video delivery of the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games for a global audience.
Horse racing - 24 Oct 2013 - Betting
Any player who now places a bet on any UK or Irish horse race, can now follow the race live via live stream on the website.
05 Jul 2013 - Internet
Here at Sportcal we have been busy making a number of improvements to our service and are delighted to announce that our rebrand, new website and enhanced products are here and we will be continuing to make changes over the coming months.
Conferences - 02 Jul 2013 - Events
Google MD (UK and Ireland), Dan Cobley is the next industry heavyweight to join the biggest names in digital sport at Stamford Bridge, October 9th and 10th 2013.
University sports - 02 Jul 2013 - Internet
LAUSANNE/KAZAN – FISU, the governing body of international university sport, will launch Live Streaming programme at the upcoming 27th Summer Universiade in Kazan (July 6th to 17th) at www.livefisu.tv.
Motorcycling - 17 Jun 2013 - Internet
Based on the success of the test carried out during the first round of the 2013 FIM Endurance World Championship, the FIM is pleased to announce that a new service for TV Broadcasters, sponsors & Teams will be available at the Le Mans 24 Hours.
Athletics - 03 Dec 2012 - Federations & NOCs
The IAAF celebrates its centenary with a new website which has drawn strong praise from the athletics community
09 Nov 2012 - Internet
Sportcal's Media Landscape Service lets you gain access to the world’s largest database of sports market intelligence enabling you to search the latest media and sponsorship deals, event announcements and bidding opportunities
Soccer - 08 Nov 2012 - Media rights
D1D2 Sport has acquired the exclusive global broadband, mobile and internet global rights to the Nigerian national team friendly matches commonly known as the Super Eagles and exclusive TV rights to selected territories.
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