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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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Engine Manufacturers Are 'No Charity'

Mercedes Exec Dir Toto Wolff said that engine manufacturers cannot be "charitable" with how much money they charge customers for a power unit, according to Nate Saunders of ESPN. The FIA has "joined forces" with F1 CEO Bernie Ecclestone to push for a budget engine for '17 after Ferrari "vetoed ...

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La Liga Teams Up With Grabyo

La Liga teamed up with mobile video and advertising company Grabyo to fuel global expansion. The partnership will help La Liga connect with the next generation of football fans and activate audiences both in traditional markets such as Europe and South America, as well as new regions such as China a ...

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Thohir, Berlusconi Discuss San Siro

Serie A side Inter Milan President Erick Thohir met with AC Milan President Silvio Berlusconi to "discuss plans" for the future of the San Siro Stadium, according to FOOTBALL ITALIA. Thohir said, "First of all, it was an opportunity to get to know each other. Regarding San Siro, we’ve bee ...

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SC Freiburg Reports Record Revenue

Second Bundesliga club SC Freiburg "has reported positive financial numbers for the previous season depite being relegated from the Bundesliga," according to the DPA. Freiburg generated a record revenue of €78.7M during the '14-15 season. The figure is up from €70.9M in '13-14. Finance Dir ...

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Paris '24 Bid Picks Area For Olympic Village

Paris bid officials said that the Olympic Village "will be built in the northern suburbs of the French capital if they win the right to host the 2024 Games," according to Samuel Petrequin of the AP. The Paris bid committee said Thursday that "the village would be located in the Pleyel area, a 50-hec ...

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Haas-Ferrari Relationship Gets Close Look

Haas F1’s technical partnership with Ferrari has received scrutiny from a rival team principal, who called it “outside of the regulations.” The close alliance between the U.S.-based team, which will enter the series in ’16, and the Italian manufacturer has triggered much cont ...

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Pressure Mounts On DFB President

Pressure on German FA (DFB) President Wolfgang Niersbach "increased considerably on Wednesday after tax raids a day earlier" on the world's largest football federation in relation to a World Cup 2006 payment to FIFA "stunned the nation," according to Karolos Grohmann of REUTERS. At "the he ...

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NTV Plus Acquires Bundesliga Rights

Germany's Bundesliga "has found a new home in Russia pay-TV channel NTV Plus since the last match week," according to Holger Rehm of SPONSORs. While the live broadcast rights went to NTV Plus, the rights for highlights and video-on-demand offerings for Bundesliga and 2nd Bundesliga games in Russia " ...

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League Notes

Pirelli Racing Manager Mario Isola "has rejected speculation he is shaping up to take over as the head of Pirelli's F1 programme." Isola "is generally regarded as second in charge behind Paul Hembery." But there have been suggestions Hembery "could be set for a different role, resulting in the promo ...

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Hamilton Cements Status As Marketable Star

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