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Discovery Announces Streaming Deal With Amazon Channels In Germany, Austria

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 08 / 17 / 17

Discovery Communications struck a streaming deal in Germany and Austria with Amazon that gives Amazon Prime members access to Eurosport's premium live HD sports content, including exclusive Bundesliga coverage on Friday nights across Germany. Eurosport launched on Amazon channels on Wednesday. Amazo...

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Doyen Extends Deal With NR Sports

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Euro 2016 Draw Puts England VS. Wales

England and Wales "have been drawn together in the same group at Euro 2016, while Belgium and Italy will also meet in France next summer," according to ESPN. Wales "will meet neighbours England in the second match of Group B." Russia and debutants Slovakia "complete the group." Belgium, currently wo ...

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Jaguar Expected To Join Formula E

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Europa League Draws On Sport1, Sky

German free-to-air TV channel Sport1 and pay-TV network Sky Deutschland "recorded strong ratings for their UEFA Europa League broadcasts on Thursday," according to Kevin Kyburz of QUOTENMETER. Sport1 drew 1.39 million viewers and a market share of 5% for its coverage of the game between Asteras Trip ...

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Madrid's Bid To Overturn Explusion Denied

Real Madrid's bid to get its King's Cup expulsion "temporarily suspended, pending a final decision on an appeal, has been rejected by the Spanish government's Disciplinary Committee for Sports (TAD)," according to Iain Rogers of REUTERS. The club included the ineligible Denis Cheryshev in its starti ...

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Blatter Disputes Beckenbauer's WC Claims

Suspended FIFA President Sepp Blatter "refused to back up Franz Beckenbauer's accusation" that 2006 German World Cup organizers had to pay FIFA a cash amount in order to release a bigger payment back to them, calling them absurd, according to Karolos Grohmann of REUTERS. Beckenbauer, who was the 200 ...

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Formula E Awaits Official Confirmation

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Rule-Making Stranglehold Threatens F1

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HBL Club Won't Renew Shirt Deal

Handball Bundesliga (HBL) club Rhein-Neckar Lions on Tuesday announced that "it will not renew its contract with shirt sponsor Goldgas," according to Gabriel Wagner of SPONSORs. The contract between the club and the energy company "is set to expire after the '15-16 season." Goldgas' sponsorship of t ...

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Braunschweig Reports €408K Profit

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