Media Notes: Sportcast, Deltatre Enter Joint Venture To Establish Sportec Solutions GmbH
German Football League (DFL) broadcast subsidiary Sportcast has entered into a joint-venture with global sports media services company Deltatre to establish a new company named Sportec Solutions GmbH, based in Cologne. The new company will be in charge of all official match data gathering, storage and distribution for Bundesliga and Bundesliga 2 matches (Deltatre).
The Basketball Champions League struck a new broadcasting deal with Greek broadcaster Novasports in a three-year deal that will bring the Basketball Champions League, running each season from October to April, to Novasports channels. The long-term agreement provides exclusive rights to Novasports. The Basketball Champions League regular season tips off on Oct. 18 (BCL).