Diamond League

BBC strengthens athletics portfolio with Diamond League

The BBC has acquired a new rights deal with the IAAF Diamond League. The Diamond League is an annual series of elite track and field athletic competitions, and will complement the BBC’s existing athletics portfolio which includes the Olympic Games, World Athletics Championships, European Championships and the Commonwealth Games. Alongside the London Marathon, Great North […]

Eurosport secures athletics rights

Discovery-controlled sports network Eurosport has secured the rights to IAAF Diamond League athletics in the UK and Germany.  Under the terms of the five-year deal British Eurosport will show the whole series live and exclusive, excluding the two British events. In Germany, all meetings will be live and exclusive on Eurosport 2. The League encompasses […]