France’s Canal+ has terminated its contract with beIN over the sublicensing of Ligue1 football.
The Nanterre Commercial Court has authorised Canal+ to suspend the sub-licence contract with beIN Sports for the broadcasting of two Ligue1 matches per round of the competition.
Canal+ Group’s Thema has entered into a partnership with the AVOD platform Cheval TV.
beIN Sports has initiated legal proceedings against Canal+ before the Nanterre commercial court over the broadcasting rights for Ligue 1.
Canal+’s M7 Group has concluded a satellite capacity and distribution agreement with Bucharest-based Television Services Europe for the carriage of the Romanian sports channel Sport Extra.
The M7 Canal+ Group-owned Romanian DTH platform Focus Sat has launched its own TV channel.
The Hungarian TV service provider Direct One will launch a proprietary channel of the same name on July 12.
Skylink has secured exclusive rights to the Premier League for the Czech Republic and Slovakia for three seasons, staring 2022-23.
Vivendi’s Canal+ has acquired all the broadcasting rights for the Premier League in France for a further three seasons.
AMC Networks International (AMCNI) and Canal+’s M7 Group have signed a multi-year extension to their strategic partnership in Central and Eastern Europe.