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Infront Media seizes six-year Olympics TV rights agreement in sub-Saharan Africa

The International Olympic Committee (IOC), the Olympic movements governing body, has inked a six-year contract with international sports rights agency Infront Media for the sub-Saharan Africa area. The contract will last until 2024 covering the next two Summer Games, Tokyo 2020 and Paris 2024; the Beijing 2022 Winter Games; as well as both of the [...]

DStv, SABC and Econet Media bagged Olympic games broadcasting rights

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has awarded broadcast rights in Africa for the Olympic Games covering two editions of the summer Olympics Tokyo 2020 and the 2024 Games staged either in Los Angeles or Paris. Februarys Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang and the following edition in Beijing 2022 are also included.  DSTv SuperSport, Econet Media [...]

IOC awards Sub-Saharan rights to Infront Sports & Media

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has awarded the Sub-Saharan Africa broadcast rights for three major competitions to Infront Sports & Media. Infront acquired the exclusive broadcast rights for FTA TV, and non-exclusive internet and mobile broadcast rights, for the Olympic Winter Games in 2014 in Sochi, Russia, the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, [...]