Media Notes: Sportdigital Renews Deal With Dutch Eredivisie For A Further Three Years
German pay-TV sports channel sportdigital "has renewed its broadcast rights deal with the Dutch Eredivisie for a further three years" starting with the '14-15 season (DWDL, 8/11). ... The FIA Formula E Championship revealed its Spark-Renault SRT_01E will be featured in the Forza Motorsport 5 video game. Available as a free download in the Xbox Live marketplace, this marks the first time in video-game history that a fully-electric single-seater has been featured as a playable car on a home entertainment system (Formula E). ... Indian women "start their English campaign with a Test match against the home team but no one in the country will get to see the action." There "is no live telecast planned for the Test." BBC Radio "will broadcast ball-by-ball live commentary of the Test through BBC Radio 5Live Sports Extra and online on www.bbc.co.uk/cricket" (MUMBAI MIRROR, 8/12).