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FanBeat Tees Up With Callaway and GOLF Channel

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FanBeat, the live-action gaming platform that engages sports fans during breaks in the game, is rolling out its second season of Callaway’s $1 Million FanBeat Challenge, in partnership with Callaway and GOLF Channel. Aiming to enhance the viewing experience for consumers while driving brand awareness for its sponsors, the Challenge ...

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Harper Gets First Topps Phils Card

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The Phillies and Bryce Harper made it official on Saturday, the ink now dry on the superstar’s reported 13-year, $330-million contract. For Phillies fans looking for the first baseball card with their new right fielder in his new uniform, Topps is ready. Available only for the next 24 hours (until ...

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Cox, Raiders Form Vegas Sponsorship

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Cox Communications announced today that the company will be a founding partner of Las Vegas Stadium, future home of the (for now Oakland/soon to be Vegas or Las Vegas) Raiders. Cox will also provide multiple gig-speed bandwidth to fans and stadium operations alike, ensuring high-speed connections for visitors and staff. ...

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Astros Alex Bregman Tops MLB’s Most Engaged On Social

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With players across Major League ballclubs now firmly engaged in Spring Training, opendorse – the leading athlete marketing platform that helps the biggest brands in sports share content on social – released its ranking of the Top 10 Most Engaging Players in Baseball during the 2018-19 offseason. Leading the way was Houston ...

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Palm Beaches TV Channel Celebrates Launch of Mobile App with Live Stream of 2019 Honda Classic

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Watching the 2019 Honda Classic from outside the ropes is taking on a new dimension for television audiences. The Palm Beaches TV (PBTV) celebrates the launch of its new mobile app with the presentation on March 1st and 2nd of HONDA CLASSIC LIVE, two days of live programming from the PGA TOUR event ...

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Alday-Lopez Combate Americas Bantamweight Rematch To Air Exclusively On DAZN IN US, Canada

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Combate Americas has announced a world bantamweight (135 pounds) championship rematch between reigning kingpin Jose “Pochito” Alday (12-3-1) and challenger Gustavo Lopez (9-4-1) live, exclusively on DAZN (10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT) in English in the U.S. and Canada from the Event Center at Casino Del Sol in Tucson, Ariz. on Friday, March 29. ...

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Broadcast Bidding to Begin for ATP Cup

The ATP Cup will bring together more than 60 of the world’s best players from 24 nations for an annual team event – with up to 750 ATP ranking points and USD$15 million prize money at stake.

ATP, the governing body of men’s professional tennis and ATP Media (the global sales, broadcast production & distribution arm of the ATP Tour) will launch the tender process for the sale of the international media rights to the ATP Cup on Monday 4th March 2019. Launching in January 2020, the ATP Cup ...

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Reuters expands sports offering with content partnerships with the Players’ Tribune, Others

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Reuters, the world’s largest international multimedia news provider, announced today that it is further expanding its sports content offering to Reuters News Agency customers through multimedia partnerships with the Players’ Tribune, AFLO, Panoramic, Sporting Images and MB Media. These new partnerships add to a growing roster of sports partners on ...

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Countdown to Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019

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More than 7,500 Special Olympics athletes from more than 190 nations are making final preparations to participate in the Special Olympics World Games (“World Games”) taking place in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE), March 14 through 21. World Games are the largest sports and social inclusion event on the planet — demonstrating ...

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ESPN and ESPN+ to Become PFL Exclusive U.S. Media Home

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The Professional Fighters League (PFL), the first organization ever to present MMA through a regular season, playoffs and championship format, has reached a multi-year deal making ESPN and ESPN+ the home of the PFL in the United States, and with TSN, making it the exclusive home of PFL in Canada. All ten ...

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