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DAZN AND DOCOMO ANNOUNCE NEW PARTNERSHIP TO OFFER “DAZN for docomo”

Revolutionary live sport streaming service, DAZN, and NTT DOCOMO, INC. have joined forces to create “DAZN for docomo” – giving customers living in Japan access to DAZN’s full portfolio of great sporting content. Live from 15th February 2017, “DAZN for docomo” let’s customers access all of the same great live and on-demand content that DAZN has…



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CANAL+ and FIBA extend long-standing partnership until 2021

MIES, Switzerland/PARIS, France – FIBA on Friday announced that it has reached an agreement with the CANAL+ Group which will see the French premium cable television channel exclusively broadcast FIBA’s leading national team competitions from 2017 to 2021, including the first-ever 32-team FIBA Basketball World Cup taking place in China in 2019. The announcement means…



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Goal signs as in-game sponsor of New Star Soccer

New Star Games, the developer behind the hit mobile football game, New Star Soccer, has announced the signing of football media brand, Goal, as the official in-game sponsor. Goal, the world’s largest online football brand, will appear in New Star Soccer as the in-game match sponsor, with the brand appearing on advertising hoardings around the…



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Perform to launch the betting industry’s first Client Added Commentary product

Perform Group, a world-leading digital sports content and media group, today announces the launch of its latest innovative Betting Solutions product at this year’s ICE. Perform’s newest product (following the announcement of Opta-powered Football Visualisation) will allow clients to add their own commentary (in any language) over the top of any selected live stream, and…



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Perform People

Our next instalment of Perform People sees Ryan Keaney, Product Owner for Opta, tell us all about himself! Give us some background on your role at Perform I am a Product Owner in the Content Product team. I work across the Opta data products with a particular focus on our Data Feeds, Tools and Applications…



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Perform Group to launch their Opta-powered Football Visualisation product at ICE

The industry’s most detailed, fastest and precise live-ball-tracking football visualisation product provides unrivalled context to matches as they happen, accurately tracking the ball movement, as well as player identification and individual actions on the ball. The product is available for more than 10,000 matches per season across more than 60 top football competitions, including all…



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Telstra seals multi-million-dollar global deal for Women’s Tennis

Telstra has been awarded a six year multi-million dollar deal with Perform, a world-leading digital sports content and media group, for the delivery of a global media network solution for the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) series of tournaments. The special events agreement is the largest media broadcast deal since Telstra Broadcast Services was established, and…



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RCS Aces Data-Driven Graphics Production for WTA Media

Kicks off three-year deal with WTA Media to provide graphics, data integration and hardware for 29 Women’s Tennis Association tournament productions Burbank, CA (January 18, 2017) – As part of a three-year deal, Reality Check Systems (RCS) is lending its graphics expertise and technology to 29 WTA Media tennis broadcasts this season. WTA Media is…



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Perform People

Our next instalment of Perform People sees Rob Ellis, Production Editor for Omnisport, tell us all about himself! Give us some background on your role at Perform My role as Production Editor sees me working across both input and output of video and editorial content for Omnisport. The main goal is to ensure the Omnisport product…



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TV 2 SPORT signs four-year deal to showcase WTA tennis

For the first time ever TV 2’s channels have the rights to broadcast the women’s WTA tennis tournaments and that means a lot of top tennis with Caroline Wozniacki on TV 2 SPORT and on TV 2 PLAY. Starting from 1 January 2017, TV 2 SPORT will have the rights to broadcast more than 40…