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Analysts Warn Australian Broadcasters That Sports Rights Fees Have Peaked

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 05 / 01 / 17

On Wednesday, ESPN sent out a "bombshell memo," announcing it was laying off about 100 of the U.S.'s "best-known" on-air sports personalities, that "shocked a nation," according to Nick Tabakoff of THE AUSTRALIAN. What prompted this "seismic moment?" One "key factor:" the price paid for sports TV ri...

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