Media Notes: Sport1 Acquires Partial Broadcast Rights For 2013 Confed Cup
German free-to-air TV channel Sport1 "has acquired partial broadcast rights for the FIFA Confederations Cup 2013 from German rights holder ARD and ZDF." Sport1 "will show a total of eight games including the opening matchup between Brazil and Japan on June 15." The tournament's final and semifinals "will reportedly air on German public broadcasters ARD and ZDF." However, the public broadcasters "have not revealed any information regarding their lineup of games" (DIGITALFERNSEHEN, 5/7). ... The Int'l Shooting Sport Federation reached a new TV distribution agreement with Fox's Star to broadcast the highlights of the major shooting competitions of the '13 season. The deal includes the distribution of 26-minute highlights of the whole 2013 ISSF Shooting World Cup Series (ISSF).