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NBA TV breaks new ground as Turner Sports and NBA take it direct-to consumer
NBA TV breaks new ground as Turner Sports and NBA take it direct-to consumer

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EA to double down on live services as Apex Legends tops 70millon players
EA to double down on live services as Apex Legends tops 70millon players

ELECTRONIC ARTS are to 'double down' on their live services after proclaiming 'strong Q2 results'. The games company announced its results for the period up to September 30 this week. It was revealed Apex Legends has now reached 70 million total lifetime players, having topped the 50 million mark in March. FIFA Ultimate Team un ...

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Watford's venture into cryptocurrency is more than just a sleeve note
Watford's venture into cryptocurrency is more than just a sleeve note

WATFORD have been sporting the Bitcoin logo on the sleeves of the shirts this season as part of an educational drive led by main shirt sponsor Sportsbet.io. Sports betting brand Sportsbet.io announced a pioneering three-year partnership with Watford in June which has seen it become the first company involved with blockchain and ...

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The Ocean Race has been officially sanctioned by World Sailing
The Ocean Race has been officially sanctioned by World Sailing

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Tweet causes a China crisis for the NBA
Tweet causes a China crisis for the NBA

The NBA's ties with China are in meltdown over a tweet posted by Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey in support of �the pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong. It has been reported that all of the league�s official partners in China have suspended their ties as part of a nationwide backlash to the Twitter post. Those bus ...

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Rugby World Cup big in Japan thanks to partnership with TikTok
Rugby World Cup big in Japan thanks to partnership with TikTok

The Rugby World Cup has taken social media by storm claiming more than 40million impressions on TikTok even before the group stages are complete. In an interview with SportsPro, World Rugby�s chief marketing officer Marissa Pace offered an insight into the digital strategy for the tournament in Japan. ...

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F1's Gregg Morris openly admits the concept of a fans forum is nothing new, but in the supposedly innovative world of Formula 1 it has been groundbreaking.
F1's Gregg Morris openly admits the concept of a fans forum is nothing new, but in the supposedly innovative world of Formula 1 it has been groundbreaking.

<p><a href="https://digital-transformation-sports.com/gregory%2Dmorris%7E436">GREG MORRIS</a>&nbsp;openly admits the concept of a fans forum is nothing new, but in the supposedly innovative world of Formula 1 it has been groundbreaking.</p> <p>Liberty Media bought the motor racing series for more than $4billion from the private ...

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Varcis Capital opens the door to investment sports technology in Asia
Varcis Capital opens the door to investment sports technology in Asia

Asia's first sports technology investment and advisory house has been launched in Hong Kong. Varcis Capital has been founded to plug into the world's fastest growth market for sports, media, entertainment, fitness and health. The core belief is Asia's 4.7billion people will have a big role to play in the future intersection bet ...

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Barcelona the first name on Fabebook's Fan Subscription team-sheet
Barcelona the first name on Fabebook's Fan Subscription team-sheet

Barcelona are to be the first sports organisation to join Facebook's new Fan Subscription service. The subscription service operates on a monthly payment basis and offers exclusive club content which can be shared on Facebook walls and access to exclusive Facebook groups for Barcelona fans. ...

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NBL hits big three pointer with Facebook Watch streaming partnership
NBL hits big three pointer with Facebook Watch streaming partnership

The National Basketball League has joined forces with Facebook Watch to live stream games in the US, Australia and New Zealand for the upcoming 2019-20 season. It is a move made to take full advantage of the arrival into the league of 18-year-old hot prospects LaMelo Ball and RJ Hampton, who are both expected to be leading pick ...

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Ryan moves to DAZN from IOC
Ryan moves to DAZN from IOC

<span style="text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; font-variant-ligatures: normal; orphans: 2; widows: 2; float: none; display: inline !important;">ANDREW RYAN has joined DAZN as managing director of FIBA Media, the joint venture between the sports media company and the international basketball federation.</span><br><br><span>Rya ...

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