Foxtel makes late play for Australia’s West Indies cricket tour

Pay-television broadcaster Foxtel Group has secured the rights to Australian cricket team’s tour of the West Indies. The Australian broadcaster made a late play for...

Formula One Australian GP cancelled for second consecutive year

Formula One’s Australian Grand Prix, along with the upcoming MotoGP event, have been cancelled due to the ‘restrictions and logistical challenges’ posed by the...

Spark Sport dislodges Sky NZ as UEFA broadcaster

Streaming service Spark Sport has picked up the rights to UEFA club competitions in New Zealand. In replacing Sky New Zealand as the country’s broadcaster,...

Stan Sport lands UEFA club competitions in Australia

Australian streaming service Stan Sport has acquired the rights to UEFA club competitions, including the UEFA Champions League, UEFA Europa League and newly formed...

NRL and Sky New Zealand ink long-term rights renewal

The Australian Rugby League Commission (ARLC) and pay-television broadcaster Sky New Zealand have extended their National Rugby League (NRL) broadcast arrangement until 2027. As part...

New Zealand PM backs transgender athlete Laurel Hubbard

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has offered her support to transgender weightlifter Laurel Hubbard, after she was chosen to represent the country at...

Rugby Australia brews up Green Coast Lager tie-up

Rugby Australia has struck a sponsorship agreement with Stone and Wood Brewing ahead of the new international season. Under the terms of the deal, Stone...

Tennis Australia appoints Cedric Cornelis to manage commercial programme

Tennis Australia has hired Cedric Cornelis as the governing body’s new Chief Commercial Officer. As part of his new role, Cornelis will manage the commercial...

Spark Sport becomes first RLWC international broadcaster

Telecommunications company Spark Sport has acquired the exclusive rights in New Zealand for the 2021 Rugby League World Cup (RLWC2021), marking the broadcaster’s first...

Optus Sport to broadcast 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup

Telecommunications company Optus Sport has sealed the exclusive media rights in Australia to the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup, which will be jointly hosted...