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More Business Evidence In Women’s Sports Growth? LPGA Places A Safe Bet With Genius Sports

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There is no doubt that the value and interest from a business standpoint in sports where women are the focus is growing. Women’s World Cup, the expansion of the WNBA and the coming Tokyo Olympics are just three top of mind spots, along with the continued vibrant businesses like golf ...

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Another “Genius” Deal For Sports Betting Data

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Last week UK based Genius Sports raised some U.S. eyebrows when they announced they had secured the first-ever exclusive gambling data deal with NASCAR. Thursday they doubled down across the pond with another massive deal, taking the data rights of Football DataCo, which includes The Premier League, from incumbent Perform ...

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NBA Announces First Betting Data Partnerships In The U.S. With Sportradar And Genius Sports

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The National Basketball Association (NBA) today announced its first betting data partnerships in the U.S. Beginning this NBA season, Sportradar and Genius Sports will have the non-exclusive rights to distribute official NBA betting data to licensed sports betting operators in the U.S. As more states legalize sports betting, Genius Sports ...

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Funds advised by Apax Partners to acquire Genius Sports Group

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Funds advised by Apax Partners (the “Apax Funds”) have today announced a definitive agreement to acquire Genius Sports Group, a global leader in sports data technology. The stake was acquired from founders, management, funds advised by Three Hills Capital Partners (“THCP”) and other minority shareholders. The transaction is expected to close ...

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NCAA Launches Transformative Statistics Initiative

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The National Collegiate Athletic Association today announced a landmark initiative to transform the digital collection and distribution of intercollegiate sports data. This initiative, conducted in partnership with Genius Sports, a global leader in official sports data and technology services, will benefit the NCAA’s more than 1,100 member institutions across all three ...

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