Fox Sports, MotoGP Extend Media Rights Agreement Through '15
Fox Sports today announced that it has signed a multiyear extension with Dorna Sports for media rights to the MotoGP World Championship, with races to air on Speed/Fox Sports 1 in '13. Specific terms of the deal, which runs through '15, were not released. Fox Sports is "paying a rights fee for the property, as it has in previous deals." The schedule includes three races in the U.S. The events are "usually televised live on Sunday afternoons in one-hour windows" (SPORTSBUSINESS JOURNAL, 3/25 issue).