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FanCode acquires FanDuniya; strengthens sports data and statistics offering

FanCode acquires FanDuniya; strengthens sports data and statistics offering

FanCode, India’s first digital sports fan destination, has acquired FanDuniya, a sports research platform, to accelerate the growth and development of its comprehensive multi-sports research and statistics service for all sports fans. FanCode currently provides…

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Discovery Plus premieres sports docuseries “Matchday – Inside FC Barcelona”

Discovery Plus premieres sports docuseries “Matchday – Inside FC Barcelona”

Discovery Plus, India’s first aggregated real-life entertainment streaming app, is launching an 8 episodic documentary series “Matchday – Inside FC Barcelona”. The series will offer an exclusive never-seen-before footage of FC Barcelona squad from the…

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Disney on course to slash on broadcast, sports business in India

Disney on course to slash on broadcast, sports business in India

The Walt Disney Company, which had got the Star India business by way of the 21st Century Fox in March last year, is now on a spree to cut down on its unprofitable operations in…

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Star Sports adds MLB to its India rights portfolio

Star Sports adds MLB to its India rights portfolio

Star Sports will broadcast the Major League Baseball (MLB) in India. The broadcaster has announced a two-year deal with the MLB to broadcast the World Series 2020 and 2021 LIVE in India. Star Sports, which…

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IPL 2020: Man behind iconic broadcast production reveals trade secrets  Copy

IPL 2020: Man behind iconic broadcast production reveals trade secrets Copy

The Indian Premier League like most of the major sports events globally is being played in the UAE in front of empty galleries. Unlike, the other sports events which preceded the IPL or coincide with…

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Walt Disney Company on course to shut Fox Star Studios?: Report

Walt Disney Company on course to shut Fox Star Studios?: Report

Is The Walt Disney Company on course to shut its film studio business in India – Fox Star Studios. Can the house of franchises for iconic movies like Star Wars, The Incredibles and the Lion…

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Gautam Thakkar quits Star Sports; Sanjog Gupta to take charge

Gautam Thakkar quits Star Sports; Sanjog Gupta to take charge

Star Sports President and Chief Executive Gautam Thakkar has quit The Walt Disney Company-owned sports media network. Thakkar is the second top executive to step down from the company. Star India and Disney India chairman…

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Resignations rain in Star Sports after Uday Shankar, Thakkar quit

Resignations rain in Star Sports after Uday Shankar, Thakkar quit

Resignations seems to be raining in Star India. After Star India Chairman Uday Shankar and Star Sports Chief Executive Gautam Thakkar put in their papers, three other vertical heads have tendered their resignations. Uday Shankar…

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Cricket Australia inks exclusive Radio Rights deal ahead of India tour

Cricket Australia inks exclusive Radio Rights deal ahead of India tour

Cricket Australia has got a shot in the arm amidst threat to its existing media rights deal. The cricket governing body has landed a vital Radio Rights deal ahead of the home summer against India.…

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Uday Shankar quits Star, to pursue entrepreneurial career

Uday Shankar quits Star, to pursue entrepreneurial career

Uday Shankar has stepped down from his positions in the Walt Disney Company where he was heading the Star India and Asia Pacific business as the Star India Chairman and President of Star Asia Pacific.…

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