Women’s March Madness Viewership Skyrockets

The ratings exhibit a glimmer of what’s possible when the tournament receives better resources and higher visibility.

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ESPN Reports Best Q1 in Five Years

ESPN has reported its best first quarter in five years, with total-day viewership up 32% compared to Q1 2021.

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High-Profile Departures Fuel Speculation Fox Could Sell Sports Arm

The sudden departure of Troy Aikman and Joe Buck to rival ESPN is fueling speculation Fox Corp. could sell Fox Sports.

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Aikman-Buck Exodus Fuels Speculation Fox Could Sell Sports Arm

Troy Aikman and Joe Buck’s sudden departure to ESPN is driving speculation that Fox Corp. could sell Fox Sports.

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Premier League Lacrosse Secures ESPN Deal

The Premier Lacrosse League continues to grow in popularity after securing a four-year media rights deal with ESPN ahead of its fourth season.

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Saudi-Backed Golf League Seeks $500M Rights Deal

Greg Norman’s LIV Golf Invitational Series starting talks with streamers/broadcasters. The aim, said sources, is to score a global media deal of up to $500 million.

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ESPN Set To Officially Announce Troy Aikman, Joe Buck Deals

ESPN is poised to pull off ultimate talent raid against Fox Sports. ESPN poised to announce hiring of Troy Aikman and Joe Buck on Tuesday.

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Liga MX Issues Sanctions After Violent Riot

Mexico’s Liga MX has issued sanctions in response to brutal attacks on March 5 at Corregidora Stadium between fans of Queretaro and Atlas.

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Disney Targets Younger Fans with Sports Betting

Disney is looking to sports betting to boost ESPN as people drop their cable subscriptions. It could license its name to a sportsbook.

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Apple Secures Rights to MLB Games

Apple announced its first foray into live sports in a new deal with MLB, gaining rights to two games each Friday.

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