Fanatics expands in Italy with EPI acquisition

Fanatics, a leading global digital sports platform, completed its acquisition of EPI, a leading Italian sports merchandise company that operates the official online and retail stores of several top Italian football clubs and international sports brands.   EPI, which is based in Milan and will soon be re-branded as Fanatics Italy, provides full end-to-end eCommerce, […]

World Rugby acquires RugbyPass

Sky New Zealand (SKT) has agreed a wide-ranging deal with World Rugby that secures exclusive rights to premium competitions, including Rugby World Cups, for seven years.   Under the deal, World Rugby will acquire RugbyPass, and the two parties have agreed a joint approach to the production of exclusive programming, particularly in the women’s game. […]

DAZN to acquire Eleven Group’s global sports media businesses

DAZN Group, a leading global sports platform, has announced an agreement to acquire the ELEVEN Group’s global sports media businesses.   The deal expands DAZN’s capabilities in the live sports streaming sector and establishes DAZN as a global leader in this rapidly evolving space. The benefits are threefold.   New and expanded territories. The transaction, […]

Bain Capital and Nextalia SGR acquires Deltatre

Bain Capital and Nextalia SGR have agreed to acquire Deltatre, one of the world’s leading sports and entertainment technology providers, from Bruin Capital.   Deltatre offers over-the-top (OTT) streaming solutions enabling direct-to-consumer content distribution via the internet as well as data, graphics and live broadcast solutions. Deltatre’s clients include some of the largest sports organizations […]

IMG acquires Mutua Madrid Open tennis tournament

IMG, an Endeavor company and global leader in sports, events, media and fashion has entered into a definitive agreement with Super Slam Ltd and its affiliates to acquire the Mutua Madrid Open tennis tournament and the Acciona Open de España golf tournament.   The transaction is expected to close in the first quarter of 2022, […]

Endeavor acquires OpenBet for $1.2 billion

Endeavor Group Holdings, Inc. , a global sports and entertainment company, has entered into an agreement to acquire OpenBet, a leading content, platform and service provider to the sports betting industry, from Scientific Games Corporation for $1.2 billion paid through a combination of cash ($1 billion) and Endeavor’s Class A common stock ($200 million).   […]

DraftKings acquires Golden Nugget Online Gaming for $1.56 billion

DraftKings Inc.and Golden Nugget Online Gaming have announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement for DraftKings to acquire Golden Nugget Online Gaming in an all-stock transaction that has an implied equity value of approximately $1.56 billion.   The acquisition will enable DraftKings to leverage Golden Nugget’s well-known brand, iGaming product experience and existing […]

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